Principal Electrical Engineer

Posted 20 March 2024
Job type Permanent
Sectors CGC CoverConstruction

Job description

Job Title: Principal Electrical Engineer
Location: Sydney, Australia
Company:  High-performing Tier 2 Building Services Consultancy
Package: $180K 
Role Overview:
We are currently seeking a highly experienced and dynamic Principal Electrical Engineer to join a reputable Tier 2 Building Services Consultancy based in Sydney. As a Principal Electrical Engineer, you will lead the electrical design and engineering team, providing technical expertise and guidance on a range of projects across various sectors including commercial, residential, and Education.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead and manage the electrical engineering team, ensuring high-quality project delivery within budget and schedule constraints.
  • Provide technical expertise and guidance on electrical design concepts, strategies, and solutions.
  • Develop and maintain client relationships, understanding their needs and requirements to deliver tailored electrical engineering solutions.
  • Review and approve electrical designs, calculations, and drawings to ensure compliance with relevant codes and standards.
  • Collaborate with other engineering disciplines and stakeholders to deliver integrated and sustainable building services solutions.
  • Mentor and develop junior engineers, providing guidance and support to enhance their technical skills and knowledge.
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 7 years' experience in building services engineering, with a focus on electrical design.
  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) status or working towards it.
  • Strong technical knowledge of electrical systems and building services design principles.
  • Experience leading and managing a team of engineers and technical staff.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong client and stakeholder relationships.
  • Proficiency in relevant software and tools such as AutoCAD, Revit, and ETAP.
  • Competitive salary package.
  • Opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects.
  • Ongoing professional development and training.
  • Collaborative and supportive team environment.
If you are a passionate and experienced Principal Electrical Engineer looking for a new challenge with a reputable consultancy, we would love to hear from you. Apply now or send your CV to Hugo Carey at