Dongara, Western Australia
30+ Days Ago
Job Type
Fixed Project
Full time
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Senior Electrical Engineer - Commissioning

Clough is delivering the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) scope for the Waitsia Stage 2 development in the northern Perth Basin, near the town of Dongara approximately 350km north of Perth and 65km south of Geraldton in Western Australia. The Waitsia Stage 2 project includes a new 250 TJ/day gas processing plant with a 20-year life-cycle that will convey gas via the nearby Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline.

We are currently searching for an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer to join the project. Reporting to the Commissioning Manager, this role is required to provide electrical engineering expertise to the project, and specifically in support of pre-commissioning and commissioning phase activities. You will ensure that all deliverables are completed in a timely manner to the required level of accuracy in accordance with Company procedures, the basis of design, and the terms of the contract. You will ensure that cost effective solutions are applied to meet project objectives.

This role will be based on site, in Dongara on a 14 days on / 7 days off roster. An additional project allowance of 35% will apply while based on site.

Who we are

We are a pioneering project delivery company. We harness our people’s innovative thinking through engineering and construction solutions that deliver a sustainable future today.

We deliver high performing assets for the energy, resources and infrastructure industries underpinned by a dedication to innovation, sustainability and getting the job done safely and efficiently.

Our diverse workforce of over 1,000 people across Australia and Asia Pacific is committed to providing exceptional solutions that benefit our business, clients, and communities. Together with our parent company, Webuild, we are delivering some of Australia’s largest projects.

Who you are

Courageous. Innovative. Passionate. Creative. These are just a few words that describe you.

Your focus will include:

On Site:

  • Oversee the pre-commissioning, commissioning, start-up and performance testing of the designed electrical system for Waitsia which includes gas engine driven generation, Battery Energy Storage System (BESS), HV and LV distribution systems and associated end systems and devices.

  • Address engineering related discrepancies, issues with design, etc. supporting commissioning activities on site.

  • Focus on engineering activities to support work planning for upcoming activities.

  • Ensure master file and all controlled drawings are maintained in accordance with blue-line markup procedures.

  • Plan what is needed by way of pre-commissioning and commissioning and liaise with package Vendors and OEMs to support the commissioning team.

  • Oversee the work of any Vendor representatives and sub-contractors engaged on site ensuring activities are in line with design and specified Codes and Standards for the project.

  • Support commissioning in resolving issues as and when necessary in conjunction with the lead electrical design engineer.

  • Supervise and oversee the work of site based electrical engineers.

  • Interface with discipline superintendents, construction and commissioning managers.

What you will bring to the team:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering.

  • Chartered through Engineers Australia (or other professional bodies with mutual EA recognition) – Preferred.

  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience in a similar role and or capacity.

  • Attainment of competency for Hazardous Area related work (preferred).

  • Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team.

  • Knowledge of Australian and related International Codes and Standards.

Clough’s people enjoy:

  • Exposure to a range of iconic projects and industries.

  • Ongoing training for career progression.

  • Industry leading paid parental leave program from the day you join.

  • Mental health and wellbeing programs.

  • Employee assistance program for employees and their families.

  • Special offers on private health insurance, salary packaging, banking, travel, groceries and more.

  • Salary continuance insurance (criteria applies).

  • A supportive team culture and environment.

We’re building a diverse workforce

At Clough, we are committed to building a workforce that reflects the communities in which we work and live, fostering an inclusive environment that accepts every person, embraces their strengths and differences, and provides opportunities for all to achieve their full potential.

We are a certified Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by WGEA, a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for All Women, a signatory of the Veterans’ Employment Commitment, a partner of Pride in Diversity as LGBTQIA+ allies, and an active member of CEOs for Gender Equity and Champions for Change Coalition.

Apply now to join us!

Once we receive your application, it will be reviewed for shortlisting. Should your application be shortlisted we will contact you.

Please note: Clough reserves the right to commence the shortlisting process for this role immediately and the right to remove the advertisement before the closing date. Agency submissions will not be considered for this position. #LI-TB1

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