Electrical and Controls Engineer

Location: Brisbane, Queensland
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1812-166012
Salary: $0 - $120000.00 per annum
about the client

A leading Civil Construction company, this organisation is currently experiencing rapid growth. The lengthy tenures of staff are a testament to management and the positive culture. With an emphasis on its family values and culture that have been established over the last forty years, our client now has an opportunity for an experienced Electrical and Controls Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis. 


about the role

This role will see you overseeing a multitude of projects, from small to large. Reporting to Operations Director, this role will see you responsible for:
  • Facilitate creation of design documentation such as Control Philosophy, Functional Design Specification, Cause & Effect Charts
  • Provide or facilitate creation of design drawings such as single line diagrams, general arrangement drawings and schematics for tender and manufacture
  • Administration of information, drawing files and revisions
  • Programming of control systems such as PLC's and SCADA
  • Testing and commissioning of generators, control systems and other plant compressors
  • Technical and commercial support for sales staff
  • Ensuring overall compliance
  • Ensure project HAZOPs, HAZID's, safety management studies and operability studies are conducted in accordance with Regulatory requirements
  • Participate in customer meetings
  • Responsible for ensuring works are delivered on time and to budget
  • Equipment failure and root cause analysis

about you


To be successful in this role you will possess the following qualifications and skills:
  • A Tertiary Electrical Engineering qualification
  • Customer focused with the passion to improve Customer relationships
  • Hazardous Area equipment design certification
  • Knowledge of generators, generator controls and protection on HV and MV systems
  • Skilled in PLC Programming of mainstream PLC systems such as Allen Bradley, HV Protection Systems
  • Skilled in design and programming of HMI interfaces and SCADA
  • High computer literacy and working knowledge of computer network systems
  • Good working knowledge of AS3000/AS3110 and other Australian Standards relevant to electrical engineering and controls
  • Excellent attitude towards safety and a demonstrated ability to comply with the safety requirements
  • Capability and flexibility to handle multiple projects in restricted timeframes
  • Ability to communicate effectively with both internal and external clients on a technical and interpersonal level
If you are currently seeking an exciting new challenge and this role sounds like you, this is an opportunity not to be missed APPLY NOW!