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Graduate Power System Engineer

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Join our 2021 Graduate Program!

On Jacobs’ Graduate Program you will work on real projects, bids and tenders from the get-go. Gaining valuable experience to build on your theoretical knowledge, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with a range of experts and industry leaders to help guide, mentor and shape your career.

Our Graduates are well supported with professional and personal development programs in place to help guide you to be the best you can be. You will be part of the Jacobs Careers Network which is a global program dedicated to empowering employees to maximise their potential through engagement and development opportunities across all career stages. The employee-led network helps members see the opportunities available at Jacobs, feel connected to the company and their global colleagues, gain exposure to leaders, and helps you to shape and fulfil your career aspirations.

About the Opportunity: Graduate Power System Engineer (Perth)

Jacobs' Energy Networks & Power team is geared towards providing a more integrated approach offering end-to-end service to support our clients in energy networks, thermal generation, renewable generation and storage solutions space. We are helping our clients meet the challenges in providing stable base load supply, replacing conventional thermal power plants with renewable energy and developing demand side management strategies.

An exciting opportunity exists for a Graduate Electrical Engineer interested in Power Systems to join our Future Power Solutions team based in Perth. Your role will include:

  • Power system planning and analysis
  • Assessment of large scale grid connected renewable generation
  • Exposure to analytical techniques to solve grid congestion, stability and reliability issues in the National electricity market (East Coast of Australia), Wholesale Energy Market (Western Australia) and the New Zealand energy market
  • Industrial power system analysis including but bit limited to arc flash, protection coordination, transient stability and steady state assessment
  • Report writing and presenting analytical outcome to clients

About You

At Jacobs we value people. Having the right balance of diversity, career and lifestyle enables us to consistently deliver and exceed clients’ expectations. Our global culture of caring fosters a workplace where we value the safety, positive mental health, inclusion and belonging of all our employees.

To support your professional growth, Jacobs’ flexible working arrangements, extended leave options and a host of social, health and wellbeing events and initiatives will underpin our commitment to you.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have completed your degree by January 2021 (Electrical Engineering / Power Engineering)
  • Be technically inquisitive
  • Possess strong leadership skills
  • Have the ability to work independently and in a team to learn from another perspective
  • Communicate exceptionally well
  • Ask questions and challenge the norm
  • Be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or an Australian permanent resident

Does this sound like you? To become a Graduate at Jacobs, apply today! Please include the following documents so we are able to make an informed decision. Incomplete applications cannot be considered;

  • Resume
  • Cover letter – tell us about yourself, which specific discipline you have a passion for and where you see your career developing
  • Academic record
  • Working rights – Scan/Copy of your Birth Certificate or Passport (VEVO check if applicable)

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

 
Closed 10 months ago
Closed 10 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering Electrical

  • Work rights:

    New Zealand Citizen, Australian Citizen,

    ...
  • Locations:

    Perth

  • Closing Date:22nd Mar 2020, 12:59 pm

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