Electrical Engineer for Newcastle based Contract Role working on Mining Projects

Posted on February 15, 2012 ยท Posted in Filled
  • This is a foot in the door with a national, conveniently located company.
  • This short term role may lead to a permanent job – perform well and you decide.
  • Competitive pay rate and waged pay structure – you get paid well for every hour

We are seeking an electrical engineer or industrial electrician with LV, MV and HV design experience for a short, fixed term contract in Newcastle.

About the Company
Our client is a leader in electrical engineering services across Australia. They operate an established workshop in the Lower Hunter Valley servicing the largest mining and industrial clients in the area. Key products include portable underground control rooms and conveyor electrical systems for the mining sector and a range of automated electrical systems for the power sector.

The Role
We are pleased to offer an opportunity to join this company as an Electrical Engineer contracted to a 3 – 6 month engagement. The primary responsibility of this role will be to interpret job orders and design work packs which will then be used to manufacture the end product. Your role will include:

  • Direct communication with clients;
  • Design and drafting of custom conveyor and switchgear products;
  • Direct communication with the workshop crew;
    • Project management to time and budget.
    You will be supported by senior electrical engineers and report directly to the Engineering Project Manager.

Skills and Experience
To be successful you will need:

  • An electrical engineering degree or electrical trade certificate and;
  • Demonstrated competency in the design and drafting of LV, MV and HV switchgear.
Candidates who additionally bring experience in a similar role and specific knowledge of this industry in the Hunter Region will be highly regarded.

You will receive:
  • A foot in the door with a national, conveniently located company;
  • A competitive wage package;
  • A short fixed term contract which may lead to the opportunity of a permanent job.
To apply for this role please submit your resume by hitting APPLY NOW and/or contact Stephen Maxwell for a confidential discussion.
Stephen Maxwell
Maxwell Recruitment
W: 49692966