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Civil Engineer's struggle to find job in Perth

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Thanks for your reply. Can you please refer the names of some companies/recruitment agencies who are currently hiring.

 

http://www.swanpersonnel.com.au/

http://www.bsptechnicalrecruitment.com.au/

http://www.techresources.com.au/list-jobs/16/Perth

http://www.tecside.com.au/

http://www.ambitengineering.com.au/

http://www.execom.com.au/

 

There are other agencies but this should be plenty to get you started. As for engineering companies, I am not sure whether you want an office based role or site based on a construction project. If you are looking at site based roles, then maybe look at Leightons, CKJV, Downer, Monadelphous, RCR which are just a few off the top of my head. As for engineering consultancies, I would suggest going through the Yellow pages and picking them off there. Bigger companies in town are Clough, WorleyParsons, Ausenco, Lycopodium, Aurecon, Hatch, Fluor & SKM. There are obviously others but like I said just go through the yellow pages and get your CV off to them.

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I guess structural engineering in the residential sector is slow too. We have two small kids, so need to get a job secured before leaving the UK. Doesn't sound like this will be possible :( hope it does pick up. We hope to move out winter 2015 so fingers crossed.

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I am also a civil engineer with design experience. I have applied for several jobs but couple of them had already rejected while waiting response from the rest. But I am not that positive. Have heard that job market is down. Hopefully it will go up soon. Keeping my fingers crossed.

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The market have been worst as Australia is hitting the highest unemployment rate since last 2004. I have been out of jobs since last September, it's a hill climbing task if you've no WA experience.

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I guess structural engineering in the residential sector is slow too. We have two small kids, so need to get a job secured before leaving the UK. Doesn't sound like this will be possible :( hope it does pick up. We hope to move out winter 2015 so fingers crossed.

 

Try Structerra, they do a lot of residential.

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The market have been worst as Australia is hitting the highest unemployment rate since last 2004. I have been out of jobs since last September, it's a hill climbing task if you've no WA experience.

 

I don't have any WA experience as I have just recently migrated to Perth. That means my chances of landing a job is .....

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