Chemical Engineer

About you:

GPA are seeking a highly motivated Chemical / Process Engineer with 3-8 years’ engineering experience to join our friendly and supportive team in Perth. As a consultant engineer you will be great at building relationships, a good communicator and will deliver a high standard of customer service to your internal and external clients.

You must have proven experience in providing accurate process engineering advice across a variety of industries and a demonstrated understanding of standards, codes, best practices and how to apply these. You’ll be a critical thinker with great attention to detail and outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills.

To be successful in this position you will have completed a Bachelor or Masters in Chemical Engineering and be working towards your Chartered status, if not already achieved. A background in the water treatment industry is advantageous. You must have a legal entitlement to work in Australia and be able to obtain necessary security clearances if required.


  • Process design including process design criteria, mass and energy balances, PFDs, P&IDs, process control philosophies, equipment and instrument datasheets
  • Hazardous area classification
  • Process specific studies and study reports
  • Process focal point on small projects
  • Design reviews and risk workshops
  • Proposal preparation and cost estimates
  • Coaching and mentoring junior engineers
  • Working collaboratively with a multidiscipline team

About us:

GPA Engineering is a highly experienced, multidisciplinary engineering and management firm delivering engineering, procurement and construction management services for over 30 years. We develop, engineer and implement industrial scale projects across the oil & gas, defence, water treatment & distribution, mining & minerals, power generation & distribution, renewable energy and hydrogen sectors. With a commitment to providing quality assurance and maintaining environmental integrity, our people are highly qualified and additionally possess expertise to advise on project and risk management.

We are Australian-owned with offices in Adelaide, Brisbane, Darwin and Perth, supporting clients wherever they are located including rural or remote Australia, or overseas.

The benefits:

We are a diverse, motivated and curious team aligned under our values of teamwork, integrity, quality, safety and sustainability. We work collaboratively whilst harnessing and developing our individual strengths. We aspire to empower and support our nearly 300 employees to reach their full potential, to take on challenges and grow through experience, training, coaching and development. GPA offers a great range of employee benefits including opportunities for work travel, paid parental leave, an active social club, structured career progression, flexibility and loads more, coupled with a great city office location.

Applicants must have permanent residency.

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GPA are committed to maintaining a workforce with meaningful equity and diversity, as well as a workplace that embraces and celebrates the value of all cultures and backgrounds. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates to apply for this position.


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