Electrical Designer - Power

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Job Type:Full Time

Power infrastructure, networks and storage, and the new frontier of renewable energies such as wind and solar, are essential services that keep our communities and industries going. Our in-house specialist engineers develop designs that consider construction, maintenance and end performance objectives from the outset, reducing whole-of-life costs.

As part of the Engineering group you will contribute to the safe and efficent Electrical Engineering design activities to provide safe, reliable and efficient technical expertise to the business, in line with industry practices and UGL policies.

About the role

  • Ensure the Electrical engineering design effort (i.e. design calculations, drawings, specifications and technical review of the works, etc.) are delivered on time, cost effectively and fit for purpose for the project and business requirements;
  • Develop detailed design drawings using AutoCAD, Microstation and Revit oftware as required;
  • Ensure documentation of appropriate standard is provided to update all relevant Engineering, Operational and Maintenance databases on project completion;
  • Ensure the safety of designs through application of specialist expertise, standards, reviews, risk assessments and risk management; and
  • Identify potential operational issues and redesign products to improve functionality

About You

You will thrive on stepping up to a problem or an opportunity that inspires new solutions. Ideally you will have\:

  • Tertiary Qualification in such as an Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree within Electrical Engineering;
  • Detailed knowledge of Australian & International codes and standards, good engineering practice and the applicable statutory requirements;
  • Extensive experience working in a major project environment within a multi-disciplinery team;
  • Experience within the Power infrastructure sector working on projects related to Power Generation, Substations, Transmission & Distribution, Solar and Wind; and
  • Excellent general computer literacy skills as well as specialist knowledge of discipline-based applications software.

What we offer

  • Diverse opportunities to grow, back yourself and achieve
  • The chance to join a 6,000 strong organisation owned by the CIMIC Group, one of the world’s leading international contractors
  • Competitive group remuneration and benefits including\:
    • incentive opportunity
    • health and wellbeing program with company-funded salary continuance insurance
    • flexible work arrangements – have a chat to us around how this can work for you
  • A culture that values diversity and innovation, evolving with market changes and new technologies

What makes you right for UGL

  • Genuine concern for safety
  • Capacity to flourish in a high-performance environment
  • An innovative mindset and a willingness to challenge the norm
  • A belief that success and value are driven by real teams where everyone has a role to play

About Us

UGL Pty Limited is a leading provider of end-to-end engineering, construction and maintenance services. We are active across rail and transport, communications and technology systems, oil and gas, power, renewables and resources, water and defence markets. UGL partners with some of the world’s largest blue-chip companies and government agencies, private enterprises and public institutions. We are a member of the CIMIC Group of companies.
As a diversified services organisation, UGL appreciates the diversity and richness of its people, and seeks to create inclusive environments that promote your talent and skills.