Senior Electrical Engineer - Power & Industrial - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee


Australia - New South Wales, Warabrook

Job Summary

Put your career into high gear, in this exciting opportunity to fully leverage your strengths, feel heard, and contribute to our mission to build a better world.

As an Electrical Engineer based in our Newcastle Power & Industrial team, you will be involved in a number of multi-disciplinary projects in NSW, predominantly in Newcastle and the Hunter region. AECOM provides engineering consultancy services associated with Resources and Industry, Environment, Transportation, Civil Infrastructure and Buildings and Places. The role will primarily focus on delivering electrical engineering design deliverables and services for projects undertaken by the Power and Industrial team. Projects are typically based around processing plants, mining, defence, power generation and distribution, Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) and water infrastructure.

Some of your day to day responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Providing engineering design from concept through to detail including advice and review in the field of electrical, instrumentation and controls, particularly in the power, industrial and water fields

  • Contributing to bids and proposals including cost estimates and supporting materials

  • Working at client sites from time to time, as required, to develop and meet project requirements

  • Ensuring all electrical work is completed in accordance with Australian standards and sound engineering principles

  • Contributing to the development of client relationships including identification of opportunities.

Minimum Requirements

  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) and RPEQ registration, or working towards

  • Good experience with industrial electrical, instrument and control systems engineering (processing plants, mines, pumping stations and equipment, water and wastewater treatment plants, ventilation, lighting, fire protection and HVAC systems on projects across all industries including municipal water and wastewater, mining, coal seam gas, and transport)

  • Solid experience in electrical design, construction and commissioning would be advantageous

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Power

Business Line Power & Industrial

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 240457BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.