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Senior Electrical Engineer

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1181257

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Oil & Gas - Onshore Gas

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added November 23, 2022

Summary on 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 800 employees and 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 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.
Our client is seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer to work within their facilities located in Perth CBD on a 12-month contract.

Title: Senior Electrical Engineer 
Start Date: Negotiable (typically within 1 month notice)
Duration: 12 months contract
Location: Perth, Australia
Working Schedule: Monday - Friday (40 hours work week)

About the Client:
Our client is a top-class EPCM consultancy with an enviable reputation for maintaining their high standards in their delivery of a broad scope of services within the Australian resources market.
They have built a very successful global business off the back of consistently delivering a very high standard of work across their projects.
The business has a culture based around connecting teams of talented, high-performance people to deliver major cutting-edge projects across their chosen markets.

Job Overview:
Due to a period of significant growth, our client is looking to add a suitably experienced Senior Electrical Engineer to join their Perth based Electrical Engineering team working on various projects within the resources industry.
Reporting into the Principal Electrical Engineer, this role will provide technical support and supervision within the team and if required act as a lead on specific projects.


  • Deliver electrical engineering services that meet the Client, its customers' and applicable statutory and regulatory specifications, on time and within budget.
  • Initiate, manage and if required supervise electrical engineering project requirements.
  • Perform electrical engineering services such as:
    • participate in relevant meetings, prepare progress reports and follow required checking procedures;
    • ensure the project scope is clear and that changes comply with project change management processes;
    • provide assistance and advice during procurement, construction and commissioning activities. For example, write requisitions, conduct technical bid evaluations and write purchase orders.
  • If required, act as the electrical engineering Lead on specific projects in outlining project requirements including actively promoting workshare, where appropriate, assign tasks and supervise progress.
  • If required, assist and support junior personnel within the electrical engineering team.
  • Communicate effectively with the Electrical Engineering team and project stakeholders, including the Customer.
What you will bring:
  • Competent use of electrical engineering specific software.
  • Significant technical and practical experience in electrical engineering working in multi-disciplinary projects and teams.
  • Highly effective technical and practical engineering skills and ability to consistently deliver quality, accurate and timely work.
  • A sound knowledge of Electrical Engineering and the basic requirements of other engineering fields.
  • A sound knowledge of applicable local and international standards and statutory and regulatory requirements.
  • Competent use of electrical engineering specific software.
Required Qualifications:
  • Electrical Engineering Degree recognized by Engineers Australia
  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) Status – Preferred.
  • Relevant postgraduate qualifications in engineering, management, project management or supervision – Preferred.

Australian PR or Citizenship is required to be consider for this position.
Should you be interested, kindly apply in the system or email the same at sabrina.iman@airswift.com


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