Electrical Engineer

The Opportunity

To build your professional career by assisting a busy Engineering Department in a leading engineering company. To Work with a vibrant, agile and multi-functional team. To Work with the best.

Role Purpose

The role of Project Engineer is to assist the Project Manager and his Project Team to deliver through the construction and Commission phases, right first time to meet and exceed the client’s expectations. 

The Project Engineer will manage the delivery of the supporting functions necessary to ensure the successful delivery of the project. Some of the key duties would include; procurement management, document control including RFI management, submittal, transmittals, quality plan implementation, drawing management, automation system delivery, MV &LV infrastructure compliance, final handover packs development and providing engineering support for the project team.

Key Tasks/Responsibilities/Accountabilities

Reporting to the Project Manager, the Project Engineer will:

• Provide Technical Support to the project team

• Manage the Electrical document control to ensure that all relevant logs are kept up to date at all times

• Implementation of the MV & LV infrastructure design with the specialist vendors to ensure no compliance issues exist prior to construction commencement

• Develop a designer’s systems functional description documentation from design intent to final implementation document

• Create and develop handover packs and test packs for Electrical and Instrumentation systems from the agreed systems list and create the system Boundary’s

• Manage the systems turnover packs with the clients commission teams

• Attend quality meetings and participate in QA/QC walk downs when required

• Evaluate the RFI responses to ensure that there are no engineering issues with them

• Preparing all technical submittals according to specifications

• Develop and monitor all cable schedules through the project such as MV, LV, Control, ELV, EMS, BMS, ICT, Fibre, Security, FA, FS, ensuring there are no omissions

• Prepare O&M documentation for all systems

• Review and answer technical queries from site in relation to specifications / drawings/ materials / equipment and close out same

• Work as an integral part of the commissioning process and sign-off commissioning parametres

• Ensure all document control is updated regularly as required in both hard and soft copy

• Ensure site supervisors are working off latest drawings at all times and assist in the engineering development of supervisors

• Develop and generate all the required sign-off documentation for systems

• Ensure Quality plan is relevant and modify accordingly

To be considered you will:


• Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent

• 3+ years’ experience 

• Strong analytical, problem solving and decision making skills

• Constructive questioning: good at identifying all the necessary criteria

• A good understanding of MV systems and vendor products in this field

• A strong controls and automation understanding and the ability to dissect the systems to identify any single points of failure or compliance issues, address them and close out within a defined budget

• Sound engineering knowledge and experience to enable effective appreciation of the requirements and the environment in which the solution will be required to operate.

• The ability to think beyond the boundaries

• The ability to develop, innovate and have practical design solutions to technical problems when required with commercial awareness at the forefront of the process

• A meticulous approach to safety and quality

• Excellent Communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical disciplines, both internal and external.

• Display a positive attitude towards the customer

• Red Lining of P&ID’s, MV, LV, ELV schematics

• Develop and understand wiring schematics

• Carry out Lighting calculations design reviews LV cable sizing

• Assist with development of commissioning Plan and implementation of same

• Ensuring checks are completed for compliance with latest regulations and relevant design codes


• An effective listener: good at listening to requirements or problems without bias

• Proficient in the use of PC Software packages such as MS Office, AutoCAD, Amtech

• Good at building rapport with the project team in order to achieve a closer working relationship and open-ness.


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