Senior Electrical Engineer - Control Systems

Location: Auckland Posted Date: November 8, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 564668 Careermine Job Id: 1818993
Senior Electrical Engineer - Control Systems
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Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Auckland
Categories: Engineering (All disciplines)

Who we are
Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

Our Mining, Energy and Industrial division provides engineering and construction, contract mining and asset services to customers in the resources, energy, power generation and industrial sectors. As part of this team, you'll join a group of innovative thinkers who work together to deliver market-leading, safe, cost effective and environmentally friendly outcomes that exceed customer expectations.
Position summary
Downer's M&E Engineering division is now seeking to appoint a Senior Control Systems Engineer to deliver effective management of the NZ projects within the Engineering, Construction and Maintenance team.

Reporting to the Lead Engineer - Control Systems and based in our Auckland office, this position is a pivotal leadership role and is responsible for the design management and successful delivery of technical outcomes for Control Systems projects within NZ.

Other responsibilities include:
  • Project Management - by way of managing suppliers and providing technical assistance to deliver on project requirements;
  • Resource Management - by way of accurate workload forecasting, identify and allocate resources as per project requirements;
  • Assist the end to end tender process through to submission ensuring financial and technical accuracy and meeting client deadlines';
  • To ensure project compliance to industry and company QA systems and regulations within the Control Systems space;

ABOUT YOU
  • Degree qualified in Electrical Engineering ideally but will consider degree qualifications in Software Engineering, Computer Science and Mechatronics;
  • Extensive experience in control systems design, Industrial Control and Automation (SCADA and PLC), LV System Design (calculations, construction design, schematics), VSD systems, Industrial Communication Systems; testing, programming and commissioning;
  • Proven capability in Design Management;
  • Strong leadership capability with solid interpersonal skills to motivate and develop your team members;
  • Widespread skills and knowledge in electrical design, fault finding and commissioning of industrial automation plant;
  • Significant understanding in Safety in Design Principals;
  • Experience in preparing estimates for engineering design works and the capability to work safely in an industrial electrical environment;
  • The willingness to work as a part of a team as well as being self-motivated to work autonomously and to ensure you get a job done.

WHAT WE OFFER:
  • A challenging and diverse organisation and client portfolio, where your skills and experience will be utilised daily to create a better Engineering designs.
  • An organisational culture where your opinion is encourage and valued and where your thoughts can make change.
  • A large organisation where you can develop progress your career.

For more information you may contact elizabeth.skewes@downergroup.com however please note, applications and resumes will not be accepted via email - please use the links to apply.