Electrical Engineer

Coffs Harbour, Australia
Reference: 6162590
  • This is a permanent 35-hours a week role, offering a stable career choice.
  • Opportunity to utilise your experience for product development.
  • Plenty of career growth, professional and personal development with supported training opportunities.
  • Scope for performance based salary increases.
  • Join a leader in the industry and play a role in shaping the community you live in.
About the role Reporting to the Business Manager, the Electrical Engineer has the unique opportunity to drive product and service improvements for the CitySmart Solutions Business Unit plus work on new product development through to implementation and project delivery. In this role, you will provide technical guidance and leadership to the CitySmart team and key Business Unit relationships, including the City of Coffs Harbour and external commercial clients. Other responsibilities include:
  • Design of electrical switchboards, development of existing products and services (including Fibre and CCTV networks) for council and commercial clients,
  • Identify and develop new products or technologies for the benefit of the City of Coffs Harbour and the community with the potential to market on a commercial basis,
  • Ensuring compliance and accreditation of the Business Unit are current to relevant standards,
  • Completing project and product costings for the submission of quotes and tenders,
  • Providing technical instruction and advice to the CitySmart team for product and project delivery,
  • Develop and maintain business relationships with key clients, suppliers and stakeholders to identify business opportunities and assist continued growth of the Business Unit.
About you We are looking for a degree qualified Electrical Engineer with demonstrated industry engineering experience, having an appetite for the development of new innovative products and improvement of our existing standard products. It will be an advantage if previous experiences include switchboard design, work within water and sewer industry, project costing with quote and tendering involvement. The successful applicant will require excellent relationship skills, have a high level of computer literacy, be self-driven with an ability to lead and inspire colleagues,. Please refer to the position description for full position key responsibilities and competency requirements. About CitySmart and the City of Coffs Harbour CitySmart Solutions is a Commercial Business Unit of the City of Coffs Harbour. It is primarily responsible for the design and manufacture of Water and Sewer switchboards/control panels, design and installation of Fibre Optic and CCTV networks for council and external commercial clients. CitySmart has a continuous improvement vision, with the ability to research, develop and implement new technology based solutions for the benefit of council, external commercial clients and the Coffs Harbour community. The City of Coffs Harbour is a leader in Local Government, committed to the pursuit of excellence for our community. This means that we strive to deliver excellence in our services through innovation, recognising that our customers are at the heart of what we do. We support our people to deliver outcomes, working together to seek solutions both internally and externally whilst being transparent and responsible in all that we do.   Salary Starting annual salary around $95K, plus relevant allowances where applicable, plus superannuation. Salary will depend on the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. All other conditions of employment will be in accordance with Council's Enterprise Agreement and the NSW Local Government (State) Awards. Enquiries Jason O'Brien: Business Manager - City Smart Solutions [email protected] Ph: 0417 716 946 or 02 6648 4531 Applications To review the PD and to apply, visit https://coffsharbour.recruitmenthub.com.au/Positions-Vacant & enter ref code: 6162590 Please note: applications must be submitted via Council's Careers page and close 9pm AEDT on 27 November.   The City of Coffs Harbour is committed to the principles of employment equity and diversity and encourages applications from people of all ages and background.
Applications Close: 27 Nov 2022
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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:
    Engineering, Engineering Aerospace Aeronautical, Engineering Chemical
  • Locations:
    New South Wales,
  • Closing Date:27th Nov 2022, 12:00 am


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