Electrical Engineer

04 April 2024
AU$500 - AU$700 per day
Tweed Heads
Job type
Paxus Jobs

Job description

About the role

The role of an Electrical Engineer involves designing, developing, testing, and supervising the manufacturing of electrical equipment, systems, and components.


  • Design and develop systems for road tunnels, including lighting, fire suppression, ventilation, traffic management, and power distribution.
  • Supervise the installation, operation, and maintenance of tunnel equipment, machines, and systems.
  • Manage and supervise the works of contractors involved in tunnel projects, ensuring compliance with project specifications and timelines.
  • Direct and lead workforce teams to ensure efficient and effective completion of tasks and projects.
  • Conduct inspections and tests to verify the performance and safety of tunnel systems and equipment.
  • Collaborate with other engineering teams and stakeholders to integrate tunnel systems with overall infrastructure projects.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant regulations, codes, and standards governing tunnel design, construction, and operation.
  • Provide technical expertise and support to resolve any issues or challenges encountered during tunnel projects.
  • Perform documentation and reporting tasks related to tunnel projects, including drawings, specifications, and progress reports.

Essential Criteria:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field.
  • Proven experience in designing, developing, and supervising tunnel systems, preferably in road tunnel projects.
  • Strong knowledge of lighting, fire suppression, ventilation, traffic management, and power distribution systems.
  • Experience in managing contractors and directing workforce teams.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work night shifts as required, typically one night per month and 2 weeks per quarter.
  • Registration or licensing as required by relevant authorities.


  • Supportive and diverse workplace culture
  • Professional Team Environment
  • Opportunities for career growth and development

Job Reference # 265307

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Aditi Yadav on 02 9464 5530 or email: [email protected] and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process, including the application form in an alternate format, please contact me on the above contact details.