Senior Design Engineer (Lines)

Location: Brisbane
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Engineering
Reference: J42340

Due to a number of recent wins and an increase in projects, our clients Energy and Resources team is looking for a Senior Engineer (Lines) to join the team on a permanent basis. This client is one of my absolute favourite consultancies with 'people first'values and a great working environment. The company is extremely flexible when it comes to working from home and the hours that you work.

Role accountabilities:

  • HV Powerline design for Distribution / Transmission Utilities in NSW, QLD and VIC;
  • Providing project and technical support for delivery of HV designs for projects;
  • Provide guidance and support to other team members with layout of project drawing packages;
  • Mechanical Loading & Electrical Earthing Calculations to support design submissions;
  • Review of technical drawings, plans and designs for Installations drawings including electrical schematics, plans, detail and assembly drawings, general arrangements, sub-assembly and component drawings;
  • Utilisation of line design programs such as PLS-CADD, PLS Pole and PLS TOWER;
  • Daily utilisation of AutoCAD, MS Word, MS Excel; and
  • Assisting Project Managers with the successful completion of engineering projects to fulfil project requirements.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • At least 7 years' experience in Design and Drafting electrical infrastructure for utilities;
  • General familiarity with the electricity supply industry, electricity transmission and distribution practices and ability to plan and execute the delivery of projects.
  • Experience using line design programs such as PLS-CADD, Poles n Wires, Catan, Powerlines Pro or Npoles
  • Sound knowledge of software including AutoCAD, MS Word, MS Excel;
  • Drafting standards experience with utilities and high-level knowledge of presentation of drawing packages to utilities
  • Proficient in reading and interpreting engineering drawings, standards, specifications and sketches;
  • Ability to work well within a team and have a positive attitude towards your work;
  • Ability to be communicate design concepts with clients and other internal stakeholders;
  • Ability to work as part of a national team and act as the team representative when working with other internal departments; and
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to produce professional documents and reports.

Please call Matt Hopping 07 3910 5507 for a confidential conversation and more on the position and company details.