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Electrical Engineering Draftsperson (renewable Energy Industry)

WAAE Fremantle/Southern Suburbs, Western Australia

2nd Year Visa Eligible

Job Description

The role

This position is responsible for all aspects of designing commercial scale Solar/Hybrid renewable energy installations. The main duties include preparing and delivering drawings and plans for renewable energy construction projects. The Electrical Engineering Draftsperson will be responsible for completing drafting work including detailed drawings for site layouts, SLD and schematic diagrams using AutoCAD and MicroStation. The drafting work will also include some structural elements and civil infrastructure.

Tasks Include

Preparing drawings, plans and diagrams of electrical installations and circuitry.
Assisting Engineering staff in design and layout of electrical installations and circuitry for renewable energy systems.
Key responsibilities

The successful person will be working on technical designs as well as providing operational/ engineering support as outlined (but not limit to):

Preparation of 2D AutoCAD drawings and concept/preliminary design drawings for use in sales proposals and tenders.
Work closely with other team members to collect and understand the information required to deliver clean and effective drawings, complying with assurance procedures.
Estimate materials quantities and working with the Engineering Team to develop BOM for projects.
Work within relevant standards to specify components for projects.
Interpreting plans, regulations and codes of practice
Preparing electrical designs including single line diagrams, schematic diagrams and electrical equipment layouts.
Maintaining project drawings, documentation and records in accurate and organised manner ensuring completeness and accuracy of all data in accordance with company quality systems and standards.
Providing key technical expertise across a broad range of renewable energy projects and contributing to the ongoing productivity and performance of the team by offering assistance and guidance to other team members on technical and procedural matters as required.
Ensuring that design tasks undertaken meet appropriate technical standards and the requirements of the client

Experience and Knowledge required

Experience with Renewable energy commercial scale solar projects with a strong comprehension of design & layout (cabling sizing, routing and inverters etc.) and capability with AutoCAD/MicroStation to create single line diagrams.
Knowledge of the standards and procedures for design, construction, testing and commissioning for large scale solar projects.
Knowledge of the principles, practices, operations, services and activities of Electrical engineering programs.

Skills and Qualifications Required

A relevant qualification in engineering or drafting, preferably in Renewable Energy or Electrical Engineering.
Proven experience working in a similar role with renewable energy experience
Proven experience with mainstream design software including Helioscope, Nearmap, Sketchup and AutoCAD LT.
Advanced knowledge of applicable Australian Standards and State Regulation.
Albe to competently interpret and communicate complex technical information
Advanced knowledge and experience of MS Office.
Strong time management and organizational skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
If you feel you match the above profile, please email us your CV and a cover letter. Only fully documented applications will be assessed.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $70,000.00 – $90,[phone number removed]per yea

Postcode: 6164 (Fremantle/Southern Suburbs, Western Australia)

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Member since: December 2018

A very busy high end renewable energy company.