Senior Electrical Designer | Mining

Job Title: Senior Electrical Designer | Mining
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Perth, Australia
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 2018-12-16
Reference: BH-95505
Contact Name: Tim Sholer
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 04, 2018 08:29

Job Description

NES Global Talent is working closely with a Global Engineering Design Consultancy in Perth to identify a Senior Electrical Designer with mining plant and infrastructure experience in Australia for a 12 month Contract with potential for extension.

The successful candidate will be based in Perth and work collaboratively within a project design team, and use SmartPlant 3D to develop the electrical design for a large scale iron ore project in WA.
Your responsibilities in the role
  • Produce design deliverables, including single line diagrams, electrical schematics, communication diagrams and equipment layouts
  • Modelling of equipment, cable ladder routes and underground services using SmartPlant S3D
  • Creating 2D and 3D model deliverables
  • Supervise, design and drafting deliverables on time and within budget
  • Participate in project reviews as required
  • Work collaboratively with engineers
  • Provide technical support, supervision and advice
  • Identify issues and problems; develop appropriate and innovative solutions
  • Participate in peer reviews
  • Establish and maintain good working relationships through strong communication
What you need to be successful in the role
  • Diploma or equivalent in Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of 8 years general design experience in mining/mineral resources sector
  • Ability to work proficiently in 3D and 2D design using SmartPlant (SP3D) and MicroStation
  • Experience with use of SPEL-D
  • Sound 3D design principles and ability to produce high quality deliverables
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a practical approach to engineering design problems
  • Understand databases and have experience in delivering data centric designs.
  • Understand the relationship of the electrical scope to other disciplines and facilitate the flow of information to and from other disciplines.
We will only contact candidates who meet the criteria for the role and with the Right to Work in Australia.