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OHW / Electrification Engineers.

OHW / Electrification Engineers

Job Title: OHW / Electrification Engineers
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $100,000 - $180,000
Reference: 2653633
Contact Name: George Hvid
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 30, 2018 16:49

Job Description

The Company:

Highly respected, world leading design and engineering consultancy. They have a highly enviable reputation and offer flexible working arrangements, attractive salaries, global growth opportunities and career development training.


Melbourne Metro Tunnel + Stations and Level Crossing Removal Projects.

The Position:

Experienced OHW / Electrification Engineers with a strong consultancy background and exposure to the railway sector. Railway experience is essential.

As an OHW / Electrification Engineer, your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Reporting to the Engineering Lead, you will control the production and output of detailed Overhead Line designs within the rail sector
  • Developing and designing of overhead wiring layout plans, adopting appropriate standards in producing layouts and overlays
  • Providing technical advice and support to project teams, working in collaboration with other disciplines and interfacing with the client and other stakeholders on a regular basis
  • Providing expert advice, assisting Project and Technical Managers to identify and manage rail systems requirements for projects, as well as managing integration of station and infrastructure systems
  • Assisting in the definition and management of Project Systems Scope, inputting into the preparation and maintenance of user requirements and systems scope description including but not limited to, station/infrastructure systems of HV Distribution, DT Traction Power, Overhead OHW, Fault Protection, Earthing, Bonding, Electrolysis, Lighting, Building and Infrastructure Electrical systems, and Cable and Combined Services Route and
  • Identifying and managing risks associated with the design and delivery of rail electrical systems ensuring risk based approach is adhered to
  • A tertiary Engineering, Mechanical or Electrical Qualification
  • Experience in Electrical Construction projects in the Rail Sector is essential as is OHW or Traction Systems experience
  • Detailed knowledge of Electrical Construction Standards and Specifications
  • Demonstrated experience of working independently and the ability to work in a complex challenging environment and
  • Expert knowledge of TfNSW or Melbourne Metro standards and specifications
Please contact George Hvid: / 0427 933 873 to discuss