Senior Electrical Engineer - Newcastle

Aurecon is a leading global technical services and engineering design consultancy operating in diverse markets across our global Advisory, Built Environment, Energy & Resources, and Infrastructure industries. We empower our people to make a difference through innovation and teamwork and our projects are widely recognised for client service excellence.

Aurecon employs inspirational and energetic people. We aim to recruit and retain the best talent and we are committed to unleashing the potential of our people by challenging them with interesting work, and giving them the support and autonomy they need to achieve their goals.

We are now looking for a client facing, Senior Electrical Engineer to work on major Defence Projects for our Building Services team based in Newcastle. You will apply the latest technologies to our ever-expanding workload of major building services projects. You will take on significant design responsibilities and play a key part in developing new technical services. Over time, this will grow to a broader role in our building services offering, in support of existing building structures team.

You will possess the following qualities

  • A relevant Electrical Engineering qualification
  • A strong technical building services background in a top tier consulting environment
  • Experience in defence environments would be a strong advantage, but consideration will be given to hospital, datacentre, or other commercial background and experience
  • An Australian Citizen as achieving a Defence Security Clearance will be essential in the role
  • The ability to build and maintain strong client relationships
  • The ability to lead and mentor staff
  • Strong electrical technical skills, including a thorough understanding of Australian Standards
  • Proven capability in leading multi-disciplinary engineering teams
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivation and proactive work ethic
  • The ability to work positively in a team environment

Naturally you will have good client facing project management skills and a sound knowledge of all aspects of electrical engineering including Australian Standards. Previous consulting experience in the building services field is essential with preference given to experience in the Newcastle market, however consideration will also be given to candidates with building services experience from other Australian locations. Capability in both design and project management is essential, as is the ability to set and deliver your own working priorities.

We are committed to fostering a culture that empowers our people, promotes teamwork and encourages sustainability.

This is a unique career-development opportunity for an experienced professional to join a dynamic, growing company that offers:

  • Diverse, interesting and challenging work
  • Local, national and international career opportunities
  • Ongoing technical/non-technical training and personal development
  • Attractive remuneration that recognises and rewards performance

We have a great team atmosphere and a busy social scene.

Working within the global Aurecon team provides extensive career prospects whilst providing an environment that empowers, encourages sustainability and promotes team work. For an example of some of our projects, visit

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