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  • Job reference: RMS0203311

Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Perth CBD, Western Australia
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 04/12/2018
  • Duration: 12 months
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The Role:
Our client is looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer to join them on a 12 month contract, working across a portfolio of projects which encompass Water, Mining and Alumina.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
* Design calculations for electrical system such as Fault level, voltage drop, equipment sizing, lighting, earthing, cable sizing
* Development of load lists, equipment list, cable schedules
* Development of electrical power distribution concepts, SLD, schematic diagrams
* Development of electrical layouts, hazardous area classification layouts
* Electrical system protection design, relay selection, settings inc.creating of relay specific setting files, protection coordination
* Specifications and data sheets for electrical equipment
* Technical bid evaluation, Vendor drawing review, Factory inspection tests on electrical equipment
* Control of electrical design budget and schedule
* Technical supervision of electrical designers and draftsmen
* Preparation of manhour estimates to perform project tasks based on tender scope documents

The Company:
From small brownfield services contracts to mega greenfield projects, our Client has the skills and technologies to address all challenges.Our Client is the biggest engineering company in Australia and they are a key provider of professional services to the energy, resource, and complex process industries with a Global reach and prescence spanning many decades.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* Graduate of post graduate degree in Electrical Engineering
* 10 years + plus design experience within the, Infrastructure, minerals and metals, and the oil and gas industry
* Electrical HV and LV detailed substation design experience
* Experience with brownfields projects and site support
* Familiarity with international standards such as IEC, BS and oil industry standards such as Shell DEP, BS
* Experience in use of electrical system software such as Powerfactory, ETAP for electrical system modelling - Load Flow and Fault Studies, Dynamic Studies inc Motor Starting, Protection coordination and Arc Flash studies

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