Electrical Designer

Reports To:

Lead Electrical Designer/Engineering Manager

Summary

The Electrical Designer is responsible for the production of electrical models and drawings in accordance with project requirements under the supervision of the Lead Electrical Designer.

Key Responsibilities

  • Produce and maintain technical and engineering drawings using 2D/3D CAD software as required.
  • Produce designs and drawings for electrical systems, i.e. motor control centre schematic diagrams, protection block diagrams, cable schedules, single line drawings, power distribution layouts, general arrangement drawings and grounding/earthing designs.
  • Complete cable tray/rack routing and design 3D modelling.
  • Apply the requirements of IEC/IEEE/or local codes/standards as applicable to the respective project in executing electrical design work.
  • Check drawings prior to release.
  • Ensure coordination with designers and engineers of other disciplines.
  • Perform clash detection of models with other discipline models.
  • In conjunction with electrical engineering staff, produce detailed engineering drawings and documentation for identified and approved concepts/projects.
  • Participation in formal engineering review processes.
  • Verify on-site condition and dimensions relating to existing facilities.

Qualifications and Experience

Essential

  • Electrical engineering diploma from a recognised college.
  • Minimum of five years electrical design experience.
  • Experience within a large-projects such as mining, power, petrochemical and refinery industries, in multi-disciplinary EPCM environment.
  • Ability to design in a 3D environment.
  • Knowledge of industry or regulatory standards, regulations and codes pertinent to the design and systems related to the project.
  • Understanding of other discipline requirements.
  • Proficient in the use of MicroStation.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Good safety awareness.

Preferred

  • Professional engineering technician registration with the local governing engineering council or institution.
  • Experience in the use of procedures and workflows in the execution of projects.

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