• Senior Electrical Engineer - Power Generation & Renewables Rivervale WA
  • Zenith Energy in Rivervale WA, , Australia
  • jobs
  • 1 week ago

jobs description

Zenith Energy (Zenith) is a market leader in the development and delivery of sustainable energy solutions. We specialise in tailored off-grid power generation and service models. We integrate a complete range of thermal and sustainable fuel sources, together with innovative technologies, to deliver cost-effective and reliable solutions for clients across Australia.

Join Zenith to build or operate hybrid renewable energy projects, involving Solar, Wind, Thermal Energy Generation and LNG storage in Western Australia.

About the role

As part of Zenith's in-house Engineering Team, the Senior Electrical Engineer will contribute to design, installation, commissioning and operation of Hybrid (renewable and thermal) Power Station projects. Your main responsibilities will include:
• Assist with preliminary power system design including specification of switchboards, transformers and power conversion systems.
• Analysis of HV and LV distribution, control, protection, metering and earthing... systems.
• Detailed design integration of solar arrays, Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) Thermal generation and Wind Turbines.
• Cable sizing and selection
• Documentation of design and calculations.
• Development of test and commissioning plans and procedures.
• Perform root cause analysis and implement solutions to issues with existing power generations and distribution assets.

About You

As the Senior Electrical Engineer, you will have the following experience, knowledge, and skills to bring to the role.

• 8 years plus in electrical engineering design, desirably Power Station design.
• Development of electrical standard, processes and procedures.
• Engineering, design and selection of Medium and Low Voltage electrical equipment.
• Engineering execution and delivery of large power system - based projects including power generation, control and Inverter based technology.
• General knowledge of Protection Systems.
• PLC and Protection relay experience desirable.

• HV Distribution and Switchboard design for Power Generation and Distribution Systems.
• Designing and creating specifications for Medium and Low Voltage Systems.
• Earthing designs.
• Knowledge of LV Electrical motors and drives.
• Reviewing and approving the work of other engineers.
• Liaising with Vendors and other project functions.
• Supporting the construction team for their technical requirements and queries on site.
• Reviewing and approving Factor Site acceptance testing on electrical equipment.
• Ability to develop control designs and select equipment suitable for work packages.
• Strong understanding of current Australian Standards for Electrical installations including AS 2067, AS 3000 and AS 5033

Qualifications and Clearances:
• Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering
• Ability to pass a National Police Clearance
• Clearance and Pre-employment Medical
• Right to work in Australia is essential

Why Zenith

You will work for a market leader with strong projected growth and a company that values and celebrates their people. In addition, we offer.
• Competitive salary
• Growth & development opportunities
• Opportunity to contribute to the global energy transition.
• Central new ‘state of the art’ offices in Rivervale with end of trip facilities
• Opportunity to join the Zenith bonus scheme.

Ready for your next challenge?

If this job describes your knowledge skills and experience, please click on the “Apply” icon on this page and submit a resume that details your knowledge skills and experience and a cover letter which outlines why you are interested in the role.

We encourage applications from all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, youth, LGBTQIA+, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and people with a disability.

Applicants who require adjustments within the recruitment process can contact [email protected]. To read our diversity and inclusion statement, please visit our website - https://zenithenergy.com.au/esg/#diversity

Join the team delivering sustainable energy solutions across Australia and make a difference. To find out more head to our website https://www.zenithenergy.com
Rivervale WA Australia


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