Electrical Project Engineer

Chatswood, NSW, AU
July 8, 2024
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Confluence Water, the Ventia, Downer and Jacobs joint venture, is one of three regional delivery consortia providing services under Sydney Water’s Partnering for Success program. Confluence Water delivers design, construction, maintenance and facilities management services in Sydney Water’s North region, which stretches from Sydney Harbour to the Hawkesbury River and includes the Hills Shire.


Located primarily at the North Head Water Resource Recovery Facility in the heart of Sydney’s Northern Beaches, this Senior Electrical Engineering position presents an exceptional opportunity. As the Senior Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for overseeing the entire project life cycle, from conception to completion. If you are a detail-oriented professional with a passion for innovation and problem-solving, we encourage you to apply.

We are looking for a Senior Electrical Project Engineer with a background in delivering complex electrical projects in the water space that include a significant HV component.

  • Supporting the Project Manager to ensure allocated projects are delivered to scope within time, cost, quality and regulatory standards.
  • Liaise with client representatives, consultants, subcontractors, suppliers and planning authorities, facilitate meetings and workshops to ensure satisfactory completion of planned work.
  • Interfacing with the design team to ensure design milestones are met and provide constructability/methodology inputs during the design development phase (Stage 1).
  • Managing the Subcontractors/ suppliers and contribute to the review process and ensure reviews are planned and undertaken well in advance of works starting on site (Stage 2).
  • Demonstrate sound people management skills by managing work and performance of self-perform workforce and subcontractors to achieve outcomes.
  • Preparing subcontractor scope of work, and relevant documentation for tender by potential subcontractors with the Commercial team.
  • Monitor and review project costs, supplier’s invoices, subcontractor’s claim for allocated projects.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field
  • Proven experience woking with HV on large projects
  • Demonstrated experience in electrical design and engineering
  • Proficient knowledge of electrical codes and standards
  • Experience in the water industry is advantageous but not required
  • Familiarity with Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project


  • Suite of benefits including health and wellness initiatives
  • Competitive remuneration with on-going training and support
  • Opportunity to work within a secure long-term leading JV project
  • Safety focused culture working within in an essential service industry
  • Career enhancing opportunity to work within an ASX limited company.

Confluence Water is an employer that acknowledges and embraces the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents, and cultures. As an inclusive employer, we welcome applications from everyone.