Senior Project Engineer - Electrical

Posted 19 May 2023
Salary$750-$850 + Super
Job type Temporary
Sectors CGC CoverInfrastructure

Job description

Job Title: Senior Project Engineer (Electrical Engineering Background) Company: Tier 1 Civil Contractor
Duration: Temporary Contract for 3 Months (with a possibility of extension)

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Project Engineer with an Electrical Engineering background to join our clients tender team for a large-scale water infrastructure bid, specifically for a desalination plant project. As a part of a Tier 1 Civil Contractor company, you will play a vital role in the success of this major project. This position offers an excellent opportunity to contribute your expertise and be a key player in delivering sustainable water solutions.

  • Collaborate with the tender team to develop technical solutions and strategies for the desalination plant bid.
  • Provide electrical engineering expertise to evaluate and assess project requirements, specifications, and standards.
  • Conduct comprehensive feasibility studies, site assessments, and risk analyses related to electrical systems and infrastructure.
  • Develop detailed project plans, schedules, and cost estimates for the electrical engineering scope of work.
  • Coordinate with multidisciplinary teams, including civil, mechanical, and process engineers, to ensure seamless integration of electrical systems.
  • Oversee the design, procurement, and installation of electrical equipment and systems.
  • Monitor project progress, identify potential bottlenecks, and implement proactive measures to mitigate risks and ensure timely completion.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, subcontractors, and suppliers to ensure compliance with project requirements and specifications.
  • Provide technical support and guidance to the project team and address any issues or challenges that may arise during the project lifecycle.
  • Conduct regular site visits and inspections to ensure adherence to electrical engineering standards and best practices.
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field. Master's degree is a plus.
  • Proven experience as a Senior Project Engineer, preferably in the field of water infrastructure or desalination plants.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of electrical engineering principles, standards, and codes.
  • Experience in tendering processes and bid management for large-scale projects.
  • Excellent project management and organizational skills, with the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Effective communication skills to collaborate with internal teams, external stakeholders, and subcontractors.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and a proactive approach to addressing challenges.
  • Familiarity with health, safety, and environmental regulations related to water infrastructure projects.
  • Flexibility to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.

You can email your resume to or call 0435935377 for more information.

CGC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all eligible candidates.