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Principal Electrical Engineer (Focal Point) Perth WA


Wood Perth WA Australia

2 months ago

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting for a Principal Electrical Engineer (Focal Point) to join our team in Perth. T his is intially a 6 months contract that could lead to a long term role to join our expanding Oil and Gas Operations team, due to recently securing several large projects with existing long-term clients, in addition to a new and significant brownfields engineering opportunity with a major player in the LNG industry.

Wood "Operations" delivers brownfields engineering, procurement, construction, optimisation and technical services to the Oil & Gas industry and enjoys long-term partnerships with some of the region's most prominent producers with operations in Western Australia, the Northern Territory and Kazakhstan.

As a Principal Electrical Engineer with relevant d esign expertise in brownfields oil and gas projects , you will be reporting directly to the Electrical Engineering Lead and working collaboratively across FEED / Execution to EPCM delivery.

Taking... the lead on some of the world's most technically complex brownfields Oil & Gas projects for the Electrical Engineering group, you will join an inclusive and diverse global community of inquisitive minds and recognised industry innovators, partnering to create new possibilities.

Join us in the heart of Perth's CBD at Dexus Place - 240 St Georges Terrace, free 24/7 access to an exclusive on-site gym, superb end of trip facilities, coffee machines serving on demand and plenty of spaces to get creative. In addition, you will have access to remote and flexible working options, purchased annual leave and employee discount programs.

Y ou must have full Australian work rights and reside in Australia to be considered for this role at this time. Relocation package available for interstate.

Skills / Qualifications

In addition, you will be s uitably qualified in Electrical Engineering from a recognised institution and have:
• In-depth technical knowledge of Electrical Engineering - design and operation
• Extensive knowledge of applicable codes and standards - international and Australian
• Ability to manage risk during the design process consistent with safety, technical and commercial requirements
• Excellent analytical, literacy and numerical skills
• Proven experience managing teams of Engineers
• Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) with proven experience in client facing roles

What will set you apart will be your proven and relevant experience working at a Principal level Electrical Engineer on brownfields projects in an engineering / EPCM office within the Oil & Gas industry in Australia.

It takes an inclusive and diverse global community of inquisitive minds to unlock solutions to tomorrows most critical challenges.

Wood encourages Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to apply.

If you are Senior/ Principal level Electrical Engineer and looking for your next project in the Oil & Gas industry apply today!

Shortlisting will commence immediately

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws
Perth WA Australia

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