Senior Electrical Designer

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1239654

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added May 16, 2024

Airswift is looking for Senior Electrical Designer which is based in Perth for 12 months contract. As a Senior Electrical Designer, you will play a crucial role in developing concept designs, collaborating with clients to meet design intent, and ensuring compliance with client electrical standards. 

Job Title:              Senior Electrical Designer
Location:             Australia

Evaluation of 33KV line. All devices e.g. pumping stations & dewatering need to have power supplied. LV focus. (no HV reticulation).Candidate Requirements:
  • MicroStation essential.
  • Minimum 8 yrs in Electrical (2D & 3D).
  • Mining non-process infrastructure background preferred.
  • Will consider onshore oil and gas projects experience.
  • Need to be high energy and driven individuals.
  • Not essential, but ideally no significant annual leave plans for next 6 months.
Project Insights:
  • Major sustaining project for an existing mine. Will be developing 2 x additional ore bodies.
  • (Our initial team - up to 35 ppl).
  • This will ensure they can maintain current production targets in future (maintain Saleable Ore Product - SOP).
  • Client will utilise existing plant, stockyards and TLO.
  • For design - new NPI infrastructure - haul road networks (civil earthworks), gas pipeline crossing, LV access roads, surface water management (waterway crossing), connection/extension to existing raw water distribution, satellite NPI facilities, communications infrastructure.
  • New roads (heavy & light vechicles) - some crossing over gas pipelines, extending water pipelines, extension of existing water lines, extending powerlines, new comms towers, hydrology / drainage / dewatering assessments etc.
  • First 6 months will be basic design. Then transition to detailed design. A good 18 months minimum of work ahead.
  • Main flavour of design endeavours will be bulk earthworks, water transport & management, low voltage powerlines and some comms.
People who will enjoy working with our team:
  • Approachable, calm demeanour & open to suggestions – trust people to work independently as long as they are accountable.
  • Give space for people to self-manage (not people who need step by step).
  • Independent – wants people to go run with it.
  • Flexible working hours ok – core business hours (7AM to 6PM).
  • Purpose of work is critical for a tier one mining company.
  • Visibility of project - Can’t miss milestones – will compromise production rates.
  • Duration of job 18 months minimum to be expected.
  • Legacy of ongoing work being awarded by client - it's in our forte.
  • Knowledge base established. We know what we're doing & we know our client well.
About Airswift

Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients.

With over 1000 employees and 9,000+ contractors operating in over 130 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry and the level of experience, exposure and expertise that the organization has is unparalleled.

Only candidates with the right to work in Australia will be considered. (Australia Citizen, PR Holder, or Valid Australia working VISA)


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