lv/mv electrical project engineer in Australia

simon obrien, randstad
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AU$ 95.00 - AU$ 100.00 per hour
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LV/MV Electrical Project Engineer (Contract)
Melbourne (SE Suburbs)
8 month contract (chance of permanent contract)
$95/ Hr

  • Have experience working on LV/MV power distribution systems?
  • Do you have Project Engineering experience?
  • Want to work for a multi-billion dollar global OEM?

The company

Randstad is currently working with one of the world’s global leaders in electrical/ power technology. The business turns over $AUD 50Bn globally and has over 120,000 employees. In Australia, the business has over 1000 employees and works across a broad range of industries; from HV/EHV infrastructure equipment, to LV/MV commercial and industrial power distribution systems, to robotics and much more.

The company offers very competitive remuneration packages, flexible working, share purchase schemes, discount vehicle leasing, career breaks, remote working technology, and much more. As this company works across the global in a number of different sectors, there is a great opportunity to travel internationally with the business.

The role

The business has won a package of works worth $1M+ dollar for a new cutting edge prototype power station. If the project proves successful on the small-scale then a larger scale commercial plant will be built. My client will be designing and installing the power distribution and control systems. The project scope includes; motor control centre (MCC), switchboard, uninterruptable power supply (UPS), panel boards, transformers, busway installation, harmonic filter, and capacitor bank

This role involves reviewing designs, procurement of materials, reviewing power systems studies, harmonics studies, liaison with the client, liaising with internal stakeholders, some project reporting. The role is predominantly office based, with some travel to site for client/ site visits – as and when required. If required to travel to site then accommodation will be provided, and expenses reimbursed.


  • Electrical/ Electronics Engineering Degree.
  • LV/MV design experience/ Project Engineering.
  • Excellent communication skills.

If this role is of interest please apply through Seek, or alternatively send your CV (Word Format) to Suitable candidates will be contacted within 7 days from application.

Candidates who do not have unrestricted work rights in Australia will not be considered.

Key terms; LV, MV, Switchboard, Switchgear, Power Distribution, Transformers, Control Panel, Motor controls, harmonic filter, capacitor bank, LV Electrical Design, Project Management, project Engineering, UPS.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


LV, MV, Switchboard, Switchgear, Power Distribution, Transformers, Control Panel, Motor controls,


Electrical/ Electronics Engineering Degree

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree