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  • Job reference: RMS0114530

Electrical Design Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Perth
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 20/08/2012
  • Time left:
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The Company:
As one of the world’s leading engineering companies, Our Client assists in their customer's use of electrical power and aims to increase industrial productivity in a sustainable way.

The Role:
The primary objective of this role will focus on the design and construction of substation construction projects within the Projects Group of the Power
Systems business unit. They will exercise a high level of technical knowledge. Reporting to the Engineering Manager, key responsibilities include:
􀁸 Producing Protection, Primary and Secondary Systems Line diagrams
􀁸 Reviewing Customers specifications and identifying potential conflicts
􀁸 Producing deliverable specifications on Primary, Protection and Control systems for substations
􀁸 Producing deliverable specifications for other system components
􀁸 Producing engineering designs in accordance with ABB’s processes and procedures and customer requirements
􀁸 Integrating the primary and secondary systems for all substation equipment, including ABB partner organisations
􀁸 Participating in Design reviews, Factory Acceptance tests and site testing
􀁸 Ensuring that that time schedules are met.
􀁸 Providing expert engineering advice and input
􀁸 Ensuring Customer satisfaction, quality and continuous performance
􀁸 Reviewing and coordinating the flow of information internally
􀁸 Developing, implementing and directing actions to fully explore all possibilities and eliminate/minimize problems
􀁸 Ensuring that time schedules are met and control contract documents
􀁸 Conducting meetings to exchanging information on assigned tenders

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Tertiary Qualification in Electrical/Power Engineering or equivalent industry experience
􀁸 At least 5 years experience on Protection design and execution on secondary systems
􀁸 In-depth knowledge of the Protection philosophy and understanding of the concept to protect EHV & HV plants and equipments
􀁸 Knowledge on protection settings calculation is compulsory.
􀁸 Knowledge on ABB relay settings software is beneficial
􀁸 Knowledge on DigSilent Powerfactory, PSS/E or PSCAD shall be an advantage.
􀁸 High level knowledge of and experience with electrical engineering tools, procedures and standards
􀁸 Intermediate levels in MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project
􀁸 Excellent organizational and time management skills
􀁸 The ability to work unsupervised and to deadlines
􀁸 Excellent customer service, communication
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