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Principal Design Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH108258
  • Location: Australia, Western Australia, Perth
  • Sector: Onshore, Electrical, Oil and Gas
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 08/06/2017
This vacancy has now expired.
Principal Design Engineer

*Execute assigned work in accordance with the applicable Project Procedure and Standards, including Foster Wheeler and/or Project Procedures on Safety and Quality Control, within the manhours, cost budgets and the project schedule targets
*Input the required design data into electrical index as per the defined structure and format
*Carry out cable sizing and lighting illumination calculations, cable tray routing drawings
*Prepare cable schedules, interconnection diagrams, lighting and small power layout drawings
*Prepare electrical installation detail drawings, electrical MTO's, and earthing layout drawings
*Prepare material requisitions for bulk materials and technical bid evaluations
*Prepare lightning protection system layout drawings
*Prepare specification for electrical installation and test procedures
*Prepare subcontract requisition for electrical installation work
*Review suppliers' documents
*Site checking and verification
*3D Modelling for cable trays and panels
*Construction supervision, testing and commissioning support


*Bachelors in Electrical Engineering with at least 15 years of experience in Refinery / Petrochemical / Chemical / Power / Pharmaceutical Plant Projects
*Knowledge of electrical design / drafting. Conversant with international codes and standards for electrical design
*Familiar with electrical 3D modelling
*Highly motivated, well organized, resourceful and proactive
*Possess good interpersonal skills with sound written and oral communication skills
*Flexible approach and able to work under pressure with a can-do attitude and a desire to win
*Ability to promote an open and informal communication environment that aims at growing mutual trust and teamwork

For more information about this role please contact our Perth office