Senior Electrical Designer

May 23, 2024
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If you’re looking for a career with a company that has a ‘Can Do’ attitude, then look no further than Primero. We’re a team of skilled and determined problem solvers, who back our projects, and each other. We’re energised by our culture, anchored by our values, and driven to deliver for our clients. Join us if you take pride in having a ‘Can Do’ attitude.

About Us 

Primero, a subsidiary of NRW Holdings, is a multi-national engineering, procurement, and construction business. Since we were founded in 2011, we’ve grown and diversified, delivering projects in over ten different countries, spanning five continents, from locations in Australia and North America. Our rapid growth is testament to our ability to deliver quality project outcomes, safely and on time.

Working with us you’ll learn from some of the brightest and smartest minds in the business, while delivering important projects throughout Australia and overseas, giving you the opportunity to gain access to unique experiences across a huge range of sectors, from gold to lithium and new energy.

Find out what a career at Primero can do for you.

Your Opportunity 

We are looking for a Senior Electrical & Instrumentation Designer to join our project team working on a Lithium Project in Kwinana. Reporting to the Design Manager, you will be based in the site office assisting with all aspects of the E&I design for the optimization of the plant.

Your Key Responsibilities 

  • Develop multi discipline plant concepts and layouts across a range of industries using AutoCAD.
  • Review of vendor drawings and design data.
  • Manage and provide support to the project team to ensure compliance with all applicable legislation, standards, and procedures.
  • Communicate effectively with the project team, clients and to other project stakeholders.
  • Produce discipline specific deliverables that meet Primero Groups, the client’s and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.
  • Produce project drafting deliverables ensuring quality, schedule and integrity requirements are met.
  • Review and provide feedback on vendor drawings and interdisciplinary design data.

What You ‘Can Do’

  • Experience in 2D CAD electrical and / or instrumentation design of industrial plants, Mining, Oil and Gas, refineries, or infrastructure.
  • 3D CAD experience is advantageous but not essential.  
  • Willingness to learn and develop your technical skills in the layout of process plant equipment.
  • Understanding of statutory and industry regulations and HSE practices.
  • Knowledge and practical application of design theories, principles and practices.
  • The ability to work efficiently and effectively within a multi-discipline team environment.
  • Keen eye for detail and a systematic approach to producing deliverables.
  • Proven ability to work autonomously or as a part of team.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

What we ‘Can Do’ for you:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Flexible Working Arrangements
  • Career Opportunities
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Health and Wellbeing Support
  • Benefits & Discounts
  • Employee Referral Rewards

If you’re looking for a career where you experience more ‘Can Do’, then we’re the team for you.

Find out what a Primero career Can Do for you.


If you believe you have what it takes and want to work for a company who put its people first, please apply now.

Primero is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages female and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants.