Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Company:
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Unique and exciting team culture
  • Flexible working environment
  • Free onsite parking

It’s an exciting time at ATSYS! As a rapidly growing company, we have multiple opportunities for experienced Senior Electrical Engineers to join our Adelaide team.


About us



ATSYS is a leading Engineering and Control Systems Integration company. We aim to deliver inspiring solutions through application of new technologies. We pride ourselves on using the leading systems and processes to work smarter and more efficiently. This means we can offer better value to our clients using our expertise to focus on the things that really matter. This exciting culture has allowed us to become the leader in key areas of the resources and infrastructure industries.


The systems we deliver include Electrical, Control Systems, SCADA & Digital Transformation solutions. We operate in key industries such as Mining, Oil & Gas, Water, Defence and Agribusiness. ATSYS is experiencing continued growth in these industries which offer opportunities for a rewarding and diverse career.


We offer an organisational culture where our people and clients are at the very core of everything we do, in a safe, happy and healthy environment. We are passionate about what we do, we provide a supportive environment and recognise achievements.


We are conveniently located on the city fringe with free onsite parking. The coffee is great, equal or better than any barista in town, our monthly team lunches are a great opportunity to come together and the kitchen is always well stocked with everything you need to fuel up throughout the day.


About the role


Due to significant growth we now have an exciting opportunity for a talented and dedicated Senior Electrical Engineer to join our team. You will report to the Electrical Design Manager and will be client-focused and dedicated to the successful delivery of projects.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Liaising with suppliers and contractors
  • Estimation/Quoting
  • Facilitation of Workshops and Risk Assessments
  • Design of LV Electrical systems including Main Switchboards, Motor Control Centres, Distribution Boards, PLC panels and control panels
  • Electrical design calculations
  • Preparing installation work packs
  • Developing electrical design specifications
  • Equipment and instrument specifications
  • Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) / Site Acceptance Testing (SAT)
  • Commissioning


About you 


Essential requirements for this role

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Excellent communication skills

Your technical skills

As a minimum we expect:

  • 8+ years experience
  • Strong technical aptitude and problem-solving skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Detailed Electrical schematics design and PLC wiring diagrams
  • LV power system design and protection studies
  • Control panels design
  • Electrical switchboards specification
  • Arc Flash assessments
  • Instrumentation 
  • Experience with electrical design software such as PowerCAD
  • Estimation, quoting & tendering experience
  • Documentation preparation (Functional Descriptions, Test Documents)
  • Excellent working knowledge of relevant Australian Standards
  • Possess excellent knowledge and experience with commonly used supplier equipment such as NHP and Schneider

The following will be highly regarded:

  • Mining industry experience 
  • Water industry experience
  • Hazardous Area training and design experience
  • Experience with industrial electrical installations
  • Understanding of Earthing and Earth Grid design
  • HV system modelling and protection design
  • Control Systems design experience
  • Control Systems programming experience
  • Functional safety training and experience
  • Electrical Design and Drafting using AutoCAD
  • Chartered Engineer (or equivalent) with RPEQ

To get the most out of your role at ATSYS we expect you to have:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal with a high level of attention to detail
  • Strong commitment to Safety
  • Strong knowledge and use of standard engineering work practices
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills
  • Project Management Experience
  • Strong time management skills
  • A positive and friendly attitude
  • Ability to lead and mentor junior Engineers within a collaborative team environment

Please note while this role is based in Adelaide, travel to client sites will be required for inspections, meetings, FAT, SAT and Commissioning.


We offer not only rewarding remuneration and exciting career path to suit the experience and skills of the successful applicant, but a culture that fosters teamwork and collaboration.


If you are looking for an organisation with a role that you can immerse yourself in, enjoy a flexible working environment and be able to work within an organisation where you feel valued, we want to hear from you!