Technical Advisor - Electrical

Perth, Perth
30 May 2018
31 May 2018
Job role
Permanent Position

Based in Leederville

Starting salary $94,577 Super

As the principal supplier of water services across WA we have career opportunities state-wide. We are an equal opportunity employer and offer great employee benefits. If you share our commitment to WA then consider the Water Corporation as your workplace of choice

About the role

Based in Leederville this role will form part of the SCADA Acquisitions Team, this role is responsible for providing specialist electrical consultancy services in the areas of SCADA project support, design, construction and commissioning for assets both in the metro and regionally. As this role will be supporting our regional areas, travel around WA will be required on a regular basis.

Key Responsibilities:

Work as part of a team to deliver an operational and fully functional asset for project handover

Review designs and tender documents and provide comments in terms of constructability, operability and maintainability of assets

Review of FAT, SAT and commissioning documents;

Ensure that quality requirements are met including evaluation of compliance with standards, design specifications, contract conditions, and operational effectiveness requirements

Inspect and test at off site locations

Witness Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT)

Witness the pre-commissioning, commissioning and Site Acceptance Testing (SAT)

Contractor and subcontractor liaison

Liaise with regional stakeholders in regards to access, isolations and operation of assets required to undertake programmed works
Skills & Experience

WA Electrical Worker's License (preferable dual trade electrical and instrumentation license)

Substantial trade experience in construction, commissioning and maintenance support of electrical and control equipment and systems in the water or process industry

Demonstrated Supervisory experience

The ability to read and interpret electrical and logic drawings and liaising with other disciplines

Demonstrated experience with PLC's / RTU's / SCADA and communications equipment

Instrumentation commissioning and calibration

Current driver's license

Knowledge and experience of project management processes and principals.

Apply: If you are interested in the above opportunity please submit a covering letter and resume that best demonstrates your ability to meet the requirements of the role.

Applications close on 29th May 2018
*we reserve the right to withdraw this ad prior to the closing date

“The Water Corporation supports a diverse and inclusive work environment as well as equal employment opportunities. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people of culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.”
The Water Corporation only accepts applications direct from the individual and not via recruitment agencies unless expressly invited.

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