Senior Electrical Engineer

Senior Electrical Engineer role with lots of autonomy and interpersonal interaction

About Us

Advitech provides high-level engineering and environmental services, advice, and management for multiple sectors including, infrastructure, government, mining and quarrying. At Advitech, we believe it’s our people, that set us apart from the competition. We hire passionate and qualified professionals who share our commitment to helping our clients achieve their operational goals. When you join Advitech, you will be supported to innovate, collaborate and build a meaningful career. Advitech is part of Emergent Group, a multi-disciplinary engineering and technical sciences company with over 30 years of experience in partnering for success.

About The Role

Advitech is seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer who is comfortable dealing with technical issues and commercial matters. This role will suit an adaptable engineer with a pragmatic approach, who can deal with complexity but does not get bogged down in unnecessary detail. Ideally the candidate would have experience in functional safety and risk management.

To role will include the following:

  • Conducting technical assessments (e.g. design verifications), functional safety assessments (e.g. SIL determination) and facilitating risk workshops (e.g. HAZOP)
  • Preparing assessment documentation and reports with analytical and technical robustness
  • Preparing cost estimates and proposals for new opportunities
  • Coordinating project scopes of works, budgets and schedules
  • Interpreting technical and complex information
  • Actively maintaining good relationships with new and existing clients

About You

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer who enjoys facilitating workshops and helping clients to resolve problems.

To be successful, you will possess the following:

  • Degree qualification in Electrical Engineering
  • At least 10 years' experience, including consulting
  • Demonstrated experience in functional safety, technical analysis, auditing or critical analysis of similar nature
  • Sound commercial judgement
  • Demonstrated high level technical report writing skills
  • Ability to apply complex sets of requirements in a practical manner
  • Strong communication skills and ability to present well to customers
  • Effective time management skills

The following additional skills would be advantageous:

  • Chartered membership of Engineers Australia
  • TÜV or equivalent qualification in Functional Safety
  • Experience in risk management and/or design
  • Experience in design of control systems, industrial machinery, or electrical control systems

About the Position

Position Type: Permanent, Full Time

Reports To:  Manager – Engineering

Location: Emergent Group Headquarters, 7 Riverside Drive, Mayfield West NSW 2304

Benefits of Working Here

We strive to bring together great people, challenging projects, and a collaborative work environment that fosters flexibility and professional development for every employee.

The benefits of working for us include:

  • Flexible working conditions
  • Training and professional development opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Program for emotional and psychological wellbeing
  • Free employee car parking

To Apply

If you are an Australian resident looking for a company with high staff retention and an enviable culture, please send us your resume and cover letter. In your cover letter, address how you meet the requirements for this role.

Our Human Resources team appreciates the time and effort it takes to submit your application. In return, we review each and every applicant and provide feedback within two weeks. We don’t only contact the short-listed candidates or leave you wondering.

Position Reference # 2021_A12

More Information

For more information regarding this position, call Advitech on 02 4924 5400.