Senior Primary Design Engineer

  • Company:
    UGL Pty Limited
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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Job Description – Senior Primary Design Engineer (240702)

Senior Primary Design Engineer – 240702

Solving complex problems through innovation

We never stand still. We thrive on stepping up to a problem others couldn’t take on, or an opportunity that inspires new solutions. 

Our engineering capability sets us apart. We believe our ability to move with the market and embrace new technologies comes down to the strength of our teams. This opportunity will see you join our multi-disciplined in-house engineering team working to solve complex problems throughout the project lifecycle.


About the role

UGL have an opening for a Senior Electrical Primary Design Engineer located in our North Sydney, head office. Further options of other locations can be discussed. Bring specialist engineering capabilities to conceptual and detailed design of high voltage installation including: powerplants, substations, solar and wind farms as well as;

Develop specifications, interface with construction team and management on design issues 

Contribute to original or apply new professional engineering approaches and techniques to design or development of equipment

Undertake design for plant layouts, earthing systems, HV cables, lightening protection

Plan, coordinate and mentor other engineers 

Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders

About you

You want to be part of something bigger, whatever the challenge you see it as the chance to create value. Ideally you will have:

Degree in electrical engineering 

Experience and fundamental understanding of installation coordination, HV cable design, earthing design and lightning protection 

Proficient with Cymcap and CDEGS design software 

Ability to collaborate as part of a supportive high-performing team 

What we offer

Diverse opportunities to grow, back yourself and achieve

Flexible working arrangements

Ongoing training for career progression

A competitive remuneration package with salary continuance insurance, employee assistance program for employees and their families, AIA Vitality wellness program and Discounts on private health insurance, vehicles, travel and more

What makes you right for UGL

Ability to provide a safe, supportive and positive workplace

Empower a united and collaborative culture

Deliver technical excellence and create efficient, innovative solutions

Build an enviable reputation and the trust of employees, clients and other stakeholders

Genuine concern for safety

About Us

UGL is a well-known and respected for providing end-to-end engineering, construction and maintenance services within; rail and transport, communications and technology systems, oil and gas, power, renewables and resources, water and defence markets. UGL partners with some of the world’s largest blue-chip companies and government agencies, private enterprises and public institutions. We are a member of the CIMIC Group of companies

At UGL, we value diversity – in the backgrounds, ideas, work styles and perspectives of our team. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourage people with disability, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people, mature aged workers and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.

Please note that relevant screening checks will be conducted as part of the recruitment process. These may include a national criminal history check and for you to undergo pre-employment medical assessment including drug and alcohol screen.

Ref: 239010

We respectfully request that all queries relating to this position are directed to our People & Culture Team. Please apply for the position by following the process through, if you have initial queries you would like to discuss prior to applying please make direct contact with Jenna Barnes; [email protected]

We will not accept unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies.

Primary Location

: Australia-QLD-Brisbane CBD & Inner Suburbs

Work Type

: Full-time

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