Communications Engineers (Senior and Lead)

WorleyParsons (Perth WA, Australia) 8 days ago
  Communications Engineers (Senior and Lead)   -   PER02LH
Company :   Worley

Primary Location

:     AUS-WA-Perth


:     Telecommunications


:     Full-time
Employment Type :     Agency Contractor
Job Level :     Experienced

Job Posting

:     Oct 5, 2020

Unposting Date

:     Ongoing
Reporting Manager Title :     Department Manager
Duration of Contract :     12   Months

Together, our nearly 60,000 people across 60 countries have already achieved many industry firsts. And we’ve broken several records along the way.

We’re excited about the challenges ahead as the energy transition gathers pace. If you ask us, there’s never been a more rewarding time to work in the energy, chemical and resources sectors.

Whatever your ambition, there’s a path for you here. And there’s no barrier to your potential career success.

About the opportunity

The Communications Engineer Senior & Lead roles are based in Perth, WA and report to the Chief Engineer, as well as the Project Manager. We are looking for engineering professionals with solid experience in a similar role within a design and execution team.

The position will be responsible for

  • Development of communications system high level and detailed design documentation such as scope of works, design criteria, commissioning procedures;
  • Management of small teams performing construction and testing;
  • Interface with vendors to ensure compliance with project specifications;
  • On site commissioning management;
  • Development of engineering / design effort hour estimates;
  • Involvement and promotion of Safety in Design on communication projects;
  • Providing technical guidance to colleagues and other teams, specifically in relation to network design;
  • Develop PCS/OT switch configurations; and
  • Hands on factory acceptance testing of PCS network components.

About you

  • Engineering Bachelor degree in Electronics and Communications or Electrical Engineering.
  • Experience in Communication systems design and execution projects within the mining sector;
  • Experience with PCS/OT network switch configuration and hands-on testing (Industrial Cisco equipment experience preferred);
  • Experience in leading a communications design and execution team (for the Lead role only);
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team;
  • A desire for personal development and a keen eye for detail;
  • A focus on quality and performance; and
  • Experience with other multidisciplinary design interfaces (particularly Electrical) is beneficial.

Why Worley

Worley recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to promoting fairness, equity and diversity in its workplace hence we encourage applications from people with a variety of experience and backgrounds. In addition, we recognise that everyone’s personal circumstances differ and thus understand the importance of offering flexibility in the working arrangements of our personnel. On this basis we will consider all types of engagements models, including part time and job sharing.  We also offer, the ability to purchase up to 8 weeks leave, compressed work weeks, flexible hours, working from home and accrued flex days, to ensure that we attract and retain a diverse and dynamic workforce.

Our Communications and Control Systems team in Perth is a key team in the wider Asia Pacific business and provides opportunities to work on national and international projects. We are able to apply our significant international experience in the delivery of complex electrical designs to local clients. This role comes with significant future potential to work across Worley globally leading some of the world’s largest industrial projects.

Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Worley.

Communications Engineers (Senior and Lead)

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