Senior Electrical Engineer - HV and Protection - Energy

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 and enhancing communities.

Aurecon has been a key player in delivering many of Australia’s largest energy projects for over a decade. We have been successful in securing a solid future pipeline of detailed design, owners engineer and technical advisor roles for utility scale renewable energy projects extending beyond the next 12 months. Due to our growing pipeline of projects we are seeking to appoint a mid to senior level Electrical/Renewable Energy Engineer with previous experience in design and design review of HV infrastructure.

 Your role:

  •  Renewable energy engineering projects; developing electrical calculations, drawings, data sheets, project related specifications and other design documentation as required and in accordance with Australian Standards, BCA and Quality Assurance standards.
  • Site inspections for compliance with design and standards and identification of issues and risks
  • Develop, maintain and apply a working knowledge of relevant engineering legislation, building codes and standards as they apply to projects
  • Review of designs to ensure compliance with regulations and approvals for electrical systems prior to installations
  • Work with other Engineers, Designers and Supervisors as required to support engineering project delivery
  • Conduct concept designs and resource assessments for renewable energy projects
  • Lead and manage graduates, junior and mid-level staff.

Applications welcome from those demonstrating:

  • Degree qualified in Electrical Engineering with a major in HV power
  • Prior experience within the solar/wind generation industry would be beneficial
  • Excellent design skills
  • Excellent design review and verification skills
  • Excellent 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 communication skills and commitment to delivering to Aurecon’ and our client’s expectations
  • Alignment with the Aurecon employee attributes is also vital:  Co-creative, Commercial, Sense-maker, Inquisitive, Engaging, Resourceful, fearless and Unconventional Thinker. 

What We Provide

Working within the global Aurecon team offers extensive career prospects whilst providing an environment that empowers, encourages sustainability and promotes team work.

Competitive remuneration and ongoing professional development await you.

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Support with ongoing learning
  • Commitment to growing your career and exposure to interesting projects.

For examples of some of our projects, visit .

How to Apply

If you are seeking an opportunity to drive and deliver project outcomes, within a creative business that encourages innovation and fresh ideas, please click the Apply button below.

Speak to Mary O'Keeffe at Aurecon for more details.

***Aurecon is an equal opportunity employer.

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