Electrical Plant Engineer

About the role

You will be the technical leader in electrical engineering and provide coordination between the maintenance and cross-functional teams. You will be responsible for the maintenance of LV & HV electrical systems in compliance with the safety codes, design standards and regulations.
 

Key responsibilities for this role include:
 

  • Lead in the technical analysis, provide technical support to the electrical maintenance team and resolutions of process and equipment problems

  • Contribute to the investigation, fault finding and analysis of complex electrical equipment problems and failures, identification of root causes and implementation of permanent countermeasures

  • Solve equipment failures or repetitive electrical failures

  • Work around low and high voltage of 22KV and 132KV

  • Implement cost-effective solutions to address electrical systems reliability issues

  • Drive continuing improvement initiatives to improve plant’s operation and efficiency

  • Ensure all hazards safety events are reported and investigated appropriately and in a timely manner and that suitable actions are established

About your experience

You are someone who values teamwork, safety, continuous improvement and has a strong desire to operate at a fast pace to ensure the team succeeds.
 

To be successful in this role, you will have:
 

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering is essential

  • Expert in HV and with various equipment and machinery

  • Background in power distribution or factory or manufacturing or heavy industry is desirable

  • Excellent communication and people skills

  • Excellent problem solving ability

About our team

InfraBuild’s Steel Manufacturing business unit operates world-class state-of-the-art Steelmaking facilities in Sydney, Newcastle & Melbourne. Operating two electric arc furnaces and four rod and bar rolling mills we use local materials to produce high quality steel products. We supply a range of products to steel distributors nationally, whilst building on our proud traditions of technical excellence and team safety.

Next steps

Across our different business units, we offer career opportunities for people who share our drive, passion and ambition. From apprentices and graduates to experienced professionals, we are committed to offering fulfilling careers and the chance to grow as our business grows. We would love you to be part of our journey.


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