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Mechanical Engineer

VAE Group - Darra, QLD

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The Company

VAE Group is a HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) solutions company that started in 1997. Today, we have grown to over 300 employees and have six office locations in Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea. As a Tier 1 building solutions company and one of Australia’s largest commercial HVAC companies, we pride ourselves on trust and integrity. We work and engage with our clients so that together we develop solutions that always work and are delivered on time and on budget. At VAE, our expert staff have an authentic passion for delivering outstanding results. This energy drives innovative thinking, promotes efficient performance and results in positive relationships. Our growth and success is built on providing Smarter HVAC Solutions with a promise of ‘Built in Certainty’ every time. 

The Role

Reporting into the Engineering Team Leader and based in Darra, we are looking for a Mechanical engineer with experience in HVAC.

The Responsibilities

Some of the key responsibilities will include:

  • Design engineering services to meet relevant codes and standards and to comply with VAE standards and processes.
  • Design engineering services to be safe throughout the life cycle.
  • Identify opportunities & risk in a timely manner.
  • Preparation of specifications, reports and documentation to meet relevant codes and standards and to comply with VAE standards and processes.
  • Uphold VAE values of Smarter HVAC solutions and Built in Certainty.
  • Contribute to continuous improvement of VAE standards and processes.
  • Operate in accordance with the engineering code of ethics.
  • Attendance of meetings with clients.
  • Attend regular design and coordination meetings.
  • Liaise with Project Manager to monitor project hours and profitability.
  • Preparation of fee proposals under the supervision of a senior engineer.
  • Hold pre-project meetings with the project team to ensure understanding of the project scope, conditions of tendering, project completion date.
  • Liaison with clients, architects, builders and contractors to provide and obtain information relevant to the project in a timely manner to the project to ensure the construction program is achieved.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Minimum two years industry experience
  • Engineering or relevant qualification
  • Ability to read and understand designs and schematics
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to multi-task, organize, and prioritize work
  • Ability to meet project deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Sound communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft suite of software, Load estimation software including Camel; thermal modelling knowledge
  • Knowledge and proficient use of sustainability tools such as Greenstar & NABERS
  • Confident in communicating and presenting
  • Enthusiastic
  • Innovative
  • Strong work ethic


Most importantly the candidate will be able to demonstrate how they work within the VAE company values of Energy, Synergy and Success. We are proud of the VAE Group culture and it is key to the company's significant growth & low employee turnover.

What we offer

  • Competitive Remuneration
  • Flexible Working Environment
  • Great team culture – team sports, regular social activities, family friendly
  • Strong Safety Focus
  • Suburban location with a new office fit-out
  • Free onsite parking
  • Financial Wellness Program
  • Discounted Private Health Insurance
  • Personal and Professional Development