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Senior Electrical Engineer - Water


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Just imagine your future with us…

At Aurecon we see the future through a very different lens. Do you?

Technical eminence, innovation and digital are at the heart of everything we do. Are you excited about the future?

Are you driven by the opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and complex projects around the world and to learn from the best? We are.

Diversity is at the core of everything we do. We work together to create a culture based on respect, trust and inclusiveness. Our differences are what fuel our creativity.

We embrace flexible working and are always open to discussing your individual needs so that you get to create your own experience with us.

What will you do?

With commitment to client delivery we welcome applications to enable us to be future ready as we move through the current climate of change. At this time, we welcome applications from Electrical Engineers to join our team co-located on site with Sydney Water and our JV partner.

Sydney Water supplies water, wastewater, recycled water and stormwater services to more than five million people in Sydney, the Illawarra and the Blue Mountains. Its operations include 30 water and wastewater treatment plants, 260 reservoirs and over 800 pumping stations and 2,400 buildings across 13,000km2 serviced.

Aurecon and Arup have secured a 10-year contract to partner with Sydney Water to build an integrated in-house planning and concept design team and to support technical assurance of the capital program. This presents an excellent

opportunity for an experienced Electrical Engineer to support the planning and concept design team to deliver Water & Wastewater Projects at part of a long-term program of works.

We welcome applications from senior level candidates, noting previous Water Industry experience is preferred.

We are pipelining talent to join us in working with the largest water utility in Australia in a fast-growing city, the opportunities to be involved in an exciting and important capital program are immense.

You will be responsible for working with multidisciplinary design teams and Sydney Water stakeholders to deliver a wide range of water projects across the Sydney Water region. Additional will be responsible for:

  • Developing electrical concept designs and reviewing electrical calculations, drawings, specifications and other design documentation in the field of LV and HV design.
  • Developing innovative technical solutions to electricity infrastructure problems and to challenge existing solutions.
  • Identifying and mitigating key design risks in order that they do not adversely impact on the project through its lifecycle.
  • Preparing project scopes, business cases and proposals
  • Site inspections for compliance with design and standards and identification of issues and risks

We know the work we do is vital in assisting our world’s economic development and, it’s the technical expertise and the depth of knowledge of our people that really sets us apart. Your ability to bring an understanding of the full project life cycle is highly valuable.

We know today’s complex challenges can only be solved through bringing together diverse teams of people from across our business, so there will be opportunities for you to apply your skills and creativity to projects in other geographies and markets.

What can you bring to the team?

Firstly, you will share our genuine passion for re-imagining engineering and be someone that actively pursues continuous learning to help shape the future.

You will also need:

  • An Electrical Engineering Degree with minimum 8 years design experience

LV and HV power distribution and control experience

  • LV and HV motor control experience
  • Instrumentation and controls experience (preferable)
  • To apply a working knowledge of relevant engineering legislation and Australian Standards (e.g. AS/NZS3000, AS/NZS3008 and AS2067)
  • Power system modelling and analysis experience (with software e.g. SKM Powertools, ETAP, PowerCAD) to carryout load flow, short circuit, power quality and protection studies
  • Demonstrated capacity to identify innovations, realise opportunities and maximize value for money through the planning and design process.
  • Demonstrated ability in financial management and reporting, including budgeting
  • Demonstrated ability to build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • A current Australian drivers’ licence.
  • Hazardous area experience (preferable)

Our Aurecon Attributes describe the types of people we bring together for clients. We don’t expect you to have all eight of the Attributes, but one that is unique to you.

Finally, we value that each of our team members brings something different to Aurecon. We look for people who have had a broad range of experiences throughout their career and can demonstrate how they have worked as part of a team to bring ideas to life. Does that sound like you?

About us

We’ve re-imagined engineering.

Aurecon is an engineering and infrastructure advisory company, but not as you know it!

For a start, our clients’ ideas drive what we do. Drawing on our deep pool of expertise, we co-create innovative solutions with our clients to some of the world’s most complex challenges. And through a range of unique creative processes and skills, we work to re-imagine, shape and design a better future.

We listen deeply and intently, which helps us see opportunities, possibilities and potential that others can’t.

Have a chat with us about flexible work arrangements.

Think engineering. Think again.

Want to know more?

You can learn more about what it’s like to work at Aurecon by visiting the careers section of our website.

If you are intrigued or excited by what you have read, then we want to hear from you. Apply now!

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Date posted
16 Sep 2022
Building Services
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