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JWA is a premier partner for composite matting solutions and we literally support major projects all around Australia.  

Our commitment to meet and exceed industry standards is engrained in our culture for excellence.

JWA is an equal-opportunity employer and invest in our people to advance in their field.

Interested in life at JWA? See below for latest opportunities and application details.

Product Development Engineer

Location: Brendale, QLD.

Role And Responsibilities

We're looking for a driven Product Development Engineer with a background in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering to spearhead the development of cutting-edge construction matting systems for a 12 month contract with the possibility of extension. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing and overseeing the creation of new products that work with soil structure to deliver net-zero and optimised engineering solutions. 

This will involve conducting feasibility-level research, prototyping, SWOT analysis, project management, and collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to bring a successful product to market.

If you have a strong attention to detail, are a great communicator, and thrive in a team environment, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

  • Conduct market research to assess the feasibility of new product lines
  • Collaborate with university partners to leverage their expertise in civil/geotechnical engineering research and development
  • Create project briefs and budgets for product development
  • Oversee the product development process from ideation to launch
  • Develop and conduct lab experiments to validate hypotheses
  • Monitor project progress, budget, and resources to ensure timely completion
  • Conduct periodic reviews with project sponsor to provide updates on direction and progress
  • Conduct accreditation testing and third-party testing
  • Ensure timely product certification
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Create CAD/SolidWorks drawings for product design
  • Conduct mechanical finite element modeling for product analysis


  • Bachelor's degree in Geotechnical, Mechanical Engineering or Civil Engineering will be considered. Master's degree preferred
  • Experience in product development or research and development in the construction industry is viewed favourably
  • Strong background in civil / geotechnical and structural engineering
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects and prioritise tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams
  • Proficiency in project management software, such as Microsoft Project or Smartsheet
  • Proficiency in CAD software, such as AutoCAD or SolidWorks
  • Proficiency in mechanical finite element modelling software, such as ANSYS or Abaqus

To apply, please follow this page  and click on Apply.

Applications close Friday 12th May 2023. Please send resume with Statement of Suitability (not exceeding 2 pages) to HR[at]

Product Specialist

Location: Brendale, QLD.

Role And Responsibilities

As the Product Specialist, you’ll be an integral part of the team. This position will be responsible for developing and executing marketing strategies in collaboration with Marketing.

You'll also work closely with the Sales team to identify and pursue new business opportunities, build relationships with key customers and partners, and collaborate with the product development team.

  • Work with the Marketing team to develop and implement effective strategies to increase awareness and demand for product.
  • Identify and pursue new business opportunities, building relationships with key customers and partners with site visits as required.
  • Collaborate with Sales team to generate leads and close deals.
  • Conduct market research to stay up-to-date on industry trends and customer needs.
  • Work closely with Product Development team to ensure that product offerings meet evolving market needs.
  • Represent company and product at industry events and conferences.
  • Provide regular reports on sales and marketing activities to management.
  • Build and maintain a strong, positive brand image in the Australian market

Personal Attributes

Are you a dynamic, creative and motivated individual looking to make a real impact in the world of environmental sustainability?

Do you have a passion for driving growth and success through effective marketing strategies and a strong customer focus?

Do you also possess?

  • Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, or a related field
  • 3+ years of experience in a product marketing or sales role
  • Experience in the construction or environmental industries
  • Experience in business-to-business sales
  • Strong communication skills
  • Demonstrated success in developing and executing effective marketing strategies
  • Exposure to market research and analysis
  • Understanding of digital marketing channels with a proven track record is a plus

What’s On Offer

  • Work with a validated & award-winning product
  • Australian owned and operated company based at Brendale
  • Cohesive and dynamic team with an innovative mindset
  • Strong focus on culture, support and development
  • Competitive salary pending experience

To apply, please follow this LinkedIn page and click on Apply.

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