secondary substation systems drafter in Underdale

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job details

underdale, south australia
job type
working hours
au$ 50.00 - au$ 60.00 per hour
5 years
reference number
tom kerwood, randstad
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job description

We are currently seeking the services of Electrical Drafters with Substation Secondary System Design experience for a short-term assignment with a leading EPC in Adelaide. The organisation provide specialist services across the generation, transmission and distribution space for power utilities, construction and other industries. This opportunity will be based out of client’s offices in Underdale, SA.


  • Support substation secondary system design;
  • Design and produce electrical design drawings for HV Substations, specifically Secondary and automation systems.
  • Work closely with engineers to ensure all deliverables are produced in accordance with the project expectations and safety in design requirements.
  • Proficiently produce design drawings in a timely manner using AutoCAD and MicroStation.
  • Ensure electrical design drawings for engineering project works comply with statutory and regulatory requirements and company policies and procedures.
  • Prepare preliminary and detailed drawings for projects and ensure work complies with conditions and parameters set out in project scope of works.
  • End to end design; from initial concept drawings to completing as built.
  • Ensure electrical design drawings for engineering projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Liaise with Engineers to establish design criteria and ensuring project goals are met.
  • Contribute to electrical design reviews.
  • Coordinate electrical designers to ensure that drawing deliverables are produced on time.


  • Diploma or equivalent in Electrical Engineering;
  • Minimum 5 years related experience;
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the necessary Australian Standards relating to HV substation design;
  • Experience working with Power Utilities;
  • Demonstrated experience working for South Australian projects would be advantageous;
  • Experience in secondary substation design – 11kV to 330kV;
  • Knowledge of protection schemes and IEC61850;
  • Knowledge of secondary plant technologies and equipment;
  • Motivated team player with the ability to work autonomously;
  • Highly developed leadership and communication skills;
  • Australian Resident.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please Tom Kerwood on 08 8150 7001

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.


Secondary Substation Drafter



educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma