Senior Control Systems Engineer | NES Fircroft

Senior Control Systems Engineer

  • $160,000 - $180,000 plus Super
  • Australia Queensland Brisbane
  • Permanent
  • Oil & Gas
Senior Control Systems Engineer
About our client:
Our client is a leading energy company with a national footprint of greenfield and brownfield projects. They’re proud of their history in energy exploration, production and power generation in Australia. They are dedicated to delivering innovative solutions to solve Australia’s future energy needs. Their team of experts is passionate about pushing the boundaries of what's possible in this sector.

Job description:
Our client is currently seeking a highly motivated and skilled Senior Control Systems Engineer to join their team in Brisbane. In this role, you will be client side and play a key part in designing and commissioning oil and gas projects.

If you are a talented Engineer with a strong foundation in control systems engineering with a blend of design and commissioning experience, this is your opportunity to make a significant impact and contribute to their success.

Key responsibilities:
• Manage, coordinate and facilitate client-side technical advice, along with other teams, to deliver capital works projects
• Provide control systems technical support along a whole project lifecycle, from design through to commissioning
• Manage external engineering consultants, maintain client-side requirements
• Troubleshoot and resolve issues in relation to packages of work
• Participate in continuous improvement and enhancement processes

Qualifications and Experience:
• Degree qualification in Electrical Engineering, Control Systems Engineering or equivalent
• Client-side experience in the oil and gas industry
• Experience in control systems engineering roles
• Proficiency in PLC and HMI programming
• Knowledge of SCADA systems and control systems hardware
• Experience in concept, design and feasibility studies
• Experience in managing contractors and consultants during commissioning projects

What’s in it for you:
• Be part of a dynamic and innovative team in the heart of Brisbane
• Work on projects directly benefitting Queensland’s and Australia’ future energy requirements
• Opportunity for professional growth and development through ongoing training and mentorship
• Collaborative and supportive work environment
• Flexible work from home (WFH) options

How to Apply:
Click on the Apply button or for more information please email James Pengelly on

Please note:
You must be resident in Australia and have full working rights for Australia for this role

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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