Senior Project Engineer Data Centres

  • Competitive hourly rate!
  • North Ryde
  • Contract
  • Power Generation, T&D
Role purpose: 

You work together with the project team on modular movable units, E-house/Skids, for the energy supply of data centres.

The team is involved in the detailed design, coordination, preparation of technical documents and preparation for installation. These units are equipped with electrical power
distribution systems, for both low and medium voltage. The emphasis is on assembling the units, in which many interfaces must be considered. Both mechanical, electrical, and cooling systems.

Responsibilities of the Role:

• Management of project specific delivery processes
• Consultation with clients to establish requirements and scope of work
• Leading the development of electrical design and project documentation
• Ensuring practices meet the relevant Australian/New Zealand regulatory requirement and company's global practices
• Coordination with electrical design
• Coordination with mechanical design
• Design, implement and commission support of electrical, mechanical systems, and services required for projects
• Provide technical support to project package managers
• Coordinate design and installation drawings for project specific requirements
• Responsible for electrical drawings of LV electrical systems including main switchboards, distribution boards & control panels
• Knowledge of all relevant standards including but not limited to:
  • Australian Electrical Wiring Standards
  • Electrical Symbol and Drawing Standards
  • Switchboard Standards (AS/NZS 61439.1)
What are you bringing?

• Leadership.
• Accurate, critical and a broad technical interest.
• Able to work independently as well as in a team.
• Flexible working attitude, practical and result oriented.
• Communicative and involved.
• Stress resistant and able to act in a hectic environment.
• Excellent knowledge of the English language, both written and spoken.

To find out more: 

If you are interested in finding out more about the role, please apply via the link. If you have any specific questions, email me at

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, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 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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