Control Systems Engineer

Aurecon is a leading technical services and engineering consultancy, which operates in markets around the globe. Our projects are diverse and internationally recognised for engineering and technical excellence by independent industry awards.

Across our global Advisory, Built Environment, Energy & Resources, and Infrastructure industries, our people are empowered to partner with our clients to deliver our vision of fostering human achievement, enhancing communities and bringing ideas to life.

Aurecon has been a key player in delivering many of Australia’s brownfields electrical and control systems projects for over a decade. We have been successful in securing a solid pipeline of detailed design, owners engineer and technical advisor roles for key client projects extending beyond the next 12 months. Due to our growing pipeline of projects we are seeking to appoint a Controls, SCADA and Communications Design Engineer to be involved in Control System design, implementation and commissioning across various projects.  Some work in other industries including but not limited to infrastructure, water, rail and defence could also potentially be required.

Reporting to a Senior Engineer duties to include:

  • Participate in control system engineering projects in developing and reviewing specifications, PLC/SCADA code implementation, testing and commissioning.  Delivery of the works would be as per client standards and in accordance with Australian Standards.
  • Site works to involve the onsite implementation, testing and commissioning of the Control System works on an as required basis.
  • Apply a working knowledge of relevant engineering legislation and standards as they apply to projects.
  • Work with other engineers, designers and supervisors as required to support engineering project delivery.

Applications welcome from those demonstrating:

  • Degree qualified in Electrical Engineering or similar
  • Minimum of 4 years industry experience with all of the below:
    • Controls including PLC, DCS and RTU
    • SCADA systems
    • Controls and SCADA communication systems including fibre networks, structured cabling, Ethernet networks, security
    • Design skills and specification writing skills are essential
  • Engineers Australia CPEng accredited or progress toward CPEng accreditation would be highly regarded
  • Experience in Western Australia’s Iron Ore Industry would be highly regarded
  • Good written, verbal and presentation skills, particularly the ability to write technical documentation and communicate discipline requirements to other members of the project team
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong commitment to client satisfaction
  • A team focussed approach and desire to grow your career with a global multidisciplinary consultancy company

What We Provide

In return for your skills we offer you the benefits that come from working in a global professional services firm with ongoing support and development in an environment where initiative is rewarded.  We are committed to fostering a culture that empowers our people, promotes teamwork and embraces sustainability.

Alignment with the Aurecon Attributes is important: Co-creative, Commercial, Sense-maker, Inquisitive, Engaging, Resourceful, Fearless and Unconventional thinking.

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How to apply

If you can see us as part of your future and are interested to learn more, please apply with your CV and cover letter outlining what you can bring to the role.

*** Aurecon is an equal opportunity employer.
*** Applications are sought from direct candidates only.

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