Senior Electrical Engineer

Tempe - Arizona - United States - Oil, Gas & Mining - Mining - Engineering & Design - Professional Bachelor

With over 100 offices globally in 42 countries, we at Brunel are proud to offer this exciting career opportunity. Here at Brunel we offer extraordinary earning potential followed by a very competitive benefit package. We provide the tools for success; world-class training and advanced technology to ensure you succeed within Brunel.

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Maria Shchelokova, Account manager

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About this role

Your Key Responsibilities


  • Understand and work according to the requirements. Your personal commitment to safety will help us achieve our ultimate goal of zero harm within our operations;
  • Work in compliance with all Health and Safety rules and regulations;
  • Ensure all applicable safety codes, regulations and guidelines are met by appropriate design and use of technology;
  • Review and analyze project deliverables for possible safety and constructability risks and solutions;


As a project engineer, your primary duties will include:

  • Leading a team of engineers and designers in the planning and execution of project work including scoping, asset integrity assessments and as-built documentation, detailed engineering and technical support during construction and commissioning;
  • Planning and overseeing the execution of the electrical scope of projects. This includes ownership of the electrical discipline’s scope, schedule and budget, and the progress reporting that comes with it;
  • Coordination of project delivery by communicating with engineers, designers, project managers, procurement teams and construction management teams to ensure the design will be delivered according to safety, quality, schedule and budget;
  • Regular interface with other disciplines and departments to execute projects;
  • Attending client meetings and corresponding with the client as required;
  • Involvement in technical business development, project scoping and proposal activities to support clients throughout the US;
  • Leading and mentoring staff, including engineers and designers.

About you

Your Capabilities and Credentials

Technical expertise in one or more of the following areas is required:

  • Electrical Infrastructure & Power Distribution Systems Design including:
    • 25 kV and 15 kV power distribution;
    • 5 kV and 600 V power distribution/motor control;
    • Mine infrastructure design including switch rooms, messenger, tray, shaft/borehole cable installations;
    • Mine wide power distribution and capacitive charging current/ground potential rise assessments;
    • Condition assessment and function testing;
  • Mine Services Process Control & Instrumentation Design including:
    • Ore & Waste Handling (Traffic Management -Ore Pass Dumping Controls, Crusher Controls, Conveyor Synchronization);
    • Hoisting System Process Control and Interfaces;
    • Ventilation/Ventilation-on-Demand;
    • Process Piping Systems (Dewatering, Fuel Delivery, Compressed Air, Process Water);
    • Industrial Buildings Services;
  • Mine Automation/Communication Systems Design including:
    • Fiber-optic communication networks;
    • PLC/HMI Process Control Systems;
    • Leaky Feeder.

Education and Experience

  • 10-15 years of experience in surface or underground mining;
  • A Professional Engineering license in the State of Arizona. Licensure in other states such as Texas, New Mexico, Nevada, and/or Utah is an asset;
  • Excellent knowledge of applicable design codes and familiarity with Mine Safety and Health Administration;
  • Previous experience as a Lead Engineer on detailed engineering/construction projects with a consulting firm or Owner’s team.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and project engineering experience;
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, etc. and willing to learn new software as required;
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, along with excellent interpersonal abilities and willingness to work in a team atmosphere;
  • Ability to take the lead on a project team.

What we offer

This company is offering a great work environment, competitive compensation package and a lot of opportunities to grow.

About us

A top tier global design and delivery firm with world-class expertise and high lever reputation on the market.


  • Vacancy number: PUB194693
  • Location: Tempe
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Mining
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Closing date: Friday, March 8, 2019
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Maria Shchelokova

Account manager Brunel Energy USA Houston


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