Principal Electrical Engineer - Water

Principal Electrical Engineer - Water

Job Title: Principal Electrical Engineer - Water
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: Up to $180,000
Reference: SC010401
Contact Name: Sam Carew
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 16, 2020 08:46

Job Description

Newly created position for a Principal Electrical Engineer that is driven by working on complex water projects and focused on expert delivery for customers

The Company

There is significant movement and investment earmarked across the water industry in Australia and our specialist engineering consultancy client is at the forefront of the market.

Well respected by clients including state governments, major utilities and local councils - they provide solutions to complex water projects

To support the growth of this business and to provide leadership to their water engineering team, including leading the electrical scope of a newly awarded long term framework with Sydney Water, they have an opening for a Principal Electrical Engineer

What you bring as a Principal Electrical Engineer

  • Possess a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)
  • Demonstrate 10-15 years of experience in the water industry, ideally in Engineering Consultancy environment
  • Exposure to water & wastewater treatment 
  • Knowledge and experience in brownfield plant upgrades
  • Ability to lead and mentor a team of specialist engineers involved in complex water projects
  • Strong existing client relationships with client facing skills. Those with experience and networks with Sydney Water are highly regarded
  • Knowledge of NSW local standards and processes - local authorities and contractors.
  • Strong involvement in all phases of the development process of small to medium sized projects.
  • Ability to build and develop relationships with key stakeholders including clients and internal parties.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience writing proposals preparation.
Due to current situation, Interviews are taking place via video conference and home working is available. Delayed start dates also possible for the right candidate

For any questions relating to this role or other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Sam Carew on 0411982347 or or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.