Senior Electrical Engineer

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1187285

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added April 4, 2023

Senior Electrical Engineer – Perth, WA

Our client is seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer to work within their facilities in the Perth, WA on a 12-month initial contract.

Title: Senior Electrical Engineer
Start Date: Negotiable
Employment Type: 12-month initial contract
Location: Perth, WA
Working Schedule: Mon - Fri

Job Overview:
We are currently seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer to join our clients team and work on a major renewables project in Perth, Western Australia. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering electrical engineering services that meet our clients’, its customers', and applicable statutory and regulatory specifications, on time and within budget. They will also initiate, manage and supervise electrical engineering project requirements, as well as perform various other electrical engineering services.

  • Provide electrical engineering services that meet the specifications of our customer, its clients, and relevant statutory and regulatory requirements, while ensuring timely and cost-effective delivery.
  • Initiate, manage and if required supervise Electrical engineering projects.
  • Undertake electrical engineering services such as attending meetings, preparing progress reports, and complying with required checking procedures.
  • Ensure that the project scope is clear, and any changes adhere to the project change management processes.
  • Offer assistance and guidance during procurement, construction, and commissioning activities, such as preparing requisitions, carrying out technical bid evaluations, and writing purchase orders.
  • Proactively resolve discrepancies between our client and its customers' requirements.
  • Identify problems and issues, develop suitable solutions, and seek assistance when needed.
  • Supervise and mentor junior mechanical engineering staff.
What you will bring:
  • Recognised bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • 8+ years of relevant experience in electrical engineering for the energy, power, or renewables industry.
  • Familiarity with relevant statutory and regulatory requirements in Western Australia.
  • Strong project management skills, including the ability to initiate, manage, and supervise electrical engineering project requirements.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with the electrical engineering team and project stakeholders.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to identify issues and develop appropriate solutions.
  • Knowledge of the latest developments and technical innovations in electrical engineering.
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 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.

Only candidates located within Australia, with full Australian working rights will be considered.

For further information please contact Patrick Chick via +61 8 6146 4363 or

AS Job Number: 1187285

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