• Title
    Electrical (Building Services) Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Electrical
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for an Electrical (Building Services) Engineer to be based out of our Melbourne office to work in our Environmental & Infrastructure Solutions (E&IS) business on high profile projects in Australia, South East Asia and the Middle East. Wood E&IS office in Melbourne services a wide variety of technology intensive industries including biotechnology & pharmaceuticals, laboratories & research facilities, advanced education, light / heavy industrial and government services.


    This is the opportunity for an energetic and professional engineer to further develop her / his career within the Electrical (Building Services) team and strengthen her / his technical skills by being involved in design activities on various projects to achieve outstanding design outcomes.



    • Participate in building services projects in developing Electrical calculations, drawings, data sheets, project related specifications and other design documentation as required and in accordance with Australian Standards, BCA and Quality Assurance standards
    • On site review of contractor’s installation and commissioning for compliance
    • Maintain and apply a working knowledge of relevant engineering legislation, building codes and standards as they apply to projects
    • Work with other engineers, designers and supervisors as required to support engineering project delivery

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Degree in Electrical Engineering (recognised by Engineers Australia)
    • 2 yrs + experience in Electrical (building services) engineering design in Australia for a consultancy firm;
    • Experience in healthcare, critical infrastructure, pharmaceutical and / or research laboratory design preferred but not essential
    • Knowledge in applying relevant industry design practices and key national and international standards and codes
    • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills, particularly the ability to write technical documentation and communicate discipline requirements to other team members
    • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Strong commitment to customer satisfaction


    Candidates must have full work rights in Australia to be considered for this role.


    If you’re an Electrical Engineer ready for the next step in your career, then we are keen to hear from you today. 


    Why Wood?

    With us, you’ll be challenged. You’ll be encouraged to excel. You’ll be given the opportunity to build a rewarding career. And you’ll be proud to be a part of the Wood team. You will become a part of a strong, global company. Imagine working on complex global projects, being challenged to develop your skills and experience, being provided with opportunities to build a successful career. Imagine working for world-leading clients, delivering excellence and being recognised for it. That’s the world of Wood, built on strong values, where you can belong and be proud of what you achieve.

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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