Senior Electrical Engineer

Location: Perth
Job Type: Contract
Discipline: Engineering
Reference: J41543
About the Role
Our client is seeking a qualified Senior Electrical Engineer to assist the Project Delivery Group, Operations and Maintenance Groups with specialist technical advice, design reviews, analysis, maintenance, condition, refurbishment & replacement of various electrical plant. This is a challenging and exciting opportunity to work with one of the largest grain handling organisations in Australia. We are seeking adaptable, knowledgeable and proactive candidates with a strong design background and technical expertise in LV to HV projects.


Responsibilities
  • Provide electrical design solutions for LV & HV systems. The majority of works will be in the LV area. This will include cable design and schedule, EFLI and volta drop calculations, Switchboard design, protection settings etc.
  • Provide technical support and advice for electrical power, instrumentation and high voltage projects across the PDG and Operations portfolio
  • Provide assistance in the analysis of faults/failures; make recommendations addressing their correction and future prevention; and implement improvements
  • Provide advice on maintenance, condition, refurbishment and replacement of various electrical plant
  • Provide technical support for Hazardous Area equipment, design and installations
  • Manage nominated electrical engineering work requests
  • Manage and promote the engineering change management process with incoming work requests
  • Carry out engineering investigations and design review for nominated electrical projects
  • Participation in HAZOPs, Risk Assessments and design reviews
  • Participate in the Field Leadership Program to help improve safety outcomes


Key Criteria
  • Engineering Degree - Electrical/Power
  • Min. 10 years relevant industry experience or similar
  • Experience in HV, MV and LV electrical distribution design projects
  • Experience in the use of PowerCad LV design software
  • Experience with power system analysis and studies / design of earthing and protection systems and arc flash analysis
  • Experience with the investigation and analysis of complex electrical engineering problems
  • Solid technical report writing skills
  • Extensive understanding of the legislative and regulatory constraints in the electrical industry and bulk materials handling industry
  • Sound knowledge of Australian standards, codes of practice, and regulations relating to functional safety and safety in design
  • Proven ability to effectively communicate requirements, problems, and options with stakeholders
  • Ability to work with stakeholders to resolve issues and manage expectations
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of the team
  • Well-developed computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office suite including databases, spreadsheets and engineering programs


What's on Offer?
  • 6 month contract with view to extend
  • Perth based with occasional day or overnight site trips
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • A unique client side opportunity


For more information and a confidential discussion please contact Melissa St Clair on 08 6467 0628 or click Apply Now'.


Our Client
One of Australia's leading grain organisations.


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