senior electrical design engineer x 4 in Sydney

inna sidorova, randstad
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sydney, new south wales
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This reputable NSW rail government organisation is seeking 4 Electrical Design Engineers across Substations, Distribution, HV Aerials and Cables, and Overheard Wiring to complete design and design review across in the transport space.

Each design engineer will be responsible for one of the disciplines below:

Substations: Electrical Design expertise in HV and DC Traction Systems. Rail substation design experience will be highly desirable.

Distribution (AC): Technical expertise relating to the distribution substations, earthing and MV & LV power distribution. Your knowledge of fault level calculations or LV analysis will be beneficial. Rail experience is not key in this role.

HV Aerials and Cables: Review and development of standards relating to railway HV Aerials, HV and 1500V Cables. You will also contribute to network analysis, report on network performance, and provide materials planning and solution development. Your design scope will be provided to you and will also be tasked with design review - seeing how it interfaces with the current system.

Overhead Wiring: Provide authoritative planning, advice, and design relating to OHW and 1500V Cable Feeding Arrangements and associated materials. Must have previous design experience across Sydney OHW system. This role will be a mix between Maintenance and New Works.

Initially, all four of these positions will be on a 12 month contract, however, there is a likelihood of extension.

For more information including remuneration, please get in touch with Inna Sidorova on (02) 9233 9901 asap as the hiring manager is looking for someone to start ASAP. To apply, please do so via the link provided. Deadline for submissions is Tuesday, April 9 at 10 PM.

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.


Electrical, Rail, Project Engineer, Senior Project Engineer, HV Aerials and Cables, Substations, Distribution, Overheard Wiring


Experience as a design engineer in the rail space

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree