Electrical Engineer - Power Station (Maintenance Strategy)

Job Title: Electrical Engineer - Power Station (Maintenance Strategy)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tasmania, Australia
Salary: $125000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-08-30
Reference: BH-88076
Contact Name: Greg Connor
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 17, 2018 05:41

Job Description

This role represents a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Electrical Engineer   to secure his/her next permanent role working on a major power station project for a global mining company. 

This role requires you to reside in Launceston, Tasmania and relocation assistance will be offered to interstate candidates. To be considered  you must demonstrate considerable experience working on the maintenance of power station projects in Australia. 

The opportunity

    • Stregegise the future maintenance plan of the site
    • Apply and maintain the systems and tools required for the basis of design for plant and equipment;
      • including technical change management, plant and equipment integrity, maintenance management systems and plant engineering support.
    • Deliver outstanding Engineering outcomes to the Operations in accordance with relevant processes, standards and performance targets for HSEC and costs;
    • Defines and maintains the technical blueprint for plant and equipment including the approval and governance of the associated change management process;
    • Defines and maintains the basis of design for plant and equipment; and
    • Executes maintenance management system changes and ensures all equipment maintenance requirements are implemented for new capital equipment.

About you

    • Tertiary qualification in Electrical Engineering;
    • Electrical Engineering experience in heavy industry, smelting or refinery environment;
    • Proven asset management experience;
    • High voltage systems experience;
    • Experience in low voltage distribution and control systems, PLC and SCADA programming;
    • Understanding of arc flash risk and safe operation and testing of electrical plant and equipment;
    • Demonstrated ability to work within a flexible team environment;
    • Sound analytical and problem solving skills; and
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to relate and interact with a wide variety of people and build credibility.

What we offer you

    • Flexible working – options considered will include 9 day fortnight
    • Industry leading parental leave and family care policy
    • Superannuation Matching contributions
    • Education and career development
    • Relocation package

This is a permanent opportunity to make a step up to work for a large global brand & business with ambitious growth plans in Australia.
Only open for candidates with the right to work in Australia and with the relevant Australian experience, skills and background for the role. Overseas candidates will be blacklisted.

Click APPLY or contact Greg at NES Global Talent on 03 8539 4886 for a confidential discussion.