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Senior Electrical Engineer

About the job

Insig Technologies is a leader in underground mining technology. Our mission is to partner with leading mining companies to increase their productivity and enhance safety in our client operations through leading-edge technologies and highly skilled people.

We are currently seeking an organised and experienced Senior Electrical Engineer to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the design of electrical systems, equipment verification, product innovation and project management of specialised E&I projects. This role would suit someone who enjoys a challenge with a high degree of autonomy and responsibility.


Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for overseeing the electrical scope for varying projects and products within the mining sector, including open cut mining and underground mining operations.

  • Responsible for scoping and providing cost estimates for high level project bids in new and developing mines in Australia and potentially overseas.

  • Responsible for functional safety management and safety in design. As a contributor to the review and sign off

  • Strong background in manufacturing electrical switchgear and substation design, as well as in the construction, installation, testing and commissioning phases for electrical infrastructure projects.

  • Well versed in interfacing MCC control and VSDs with PLC and SCADA systems.

  • Highly experienced within each phase of the engineering Front End Loading (FEL) electrical engineering process including; design, project management, installation management, commissioning, testing and operations and asset maintenance.

  • Research and develop opportunities within the mining sector.

  • Managing a dedicated team of Electrical Engineers, Engineering Graduates & Interns of differing disciplines.

Skills and Experience


  • 10+ Years’ experience in the Electrical Engineering field delivering high value projects in the resourcing industry.

  • Lead Electrical Engineering experience in open cut mining and underground mining operations.

  • Highly developed cost control, project and contract management skills and experience.

  • Strong communication skills

  • Strong skills in professionally developing Graduate & Intern engineering resources


  • Functional Safety Certification

  • Experience in underground shaft and winding systems

  • Knowledge of control systems and industrial networking would be beneficial.


What's in it for you?

Our people are the key to our success and we look to empower and provide opportunities and incentives to enable the continued growth of our business and our success. We are committed to attracting and retaining people who have the right mix of skills, knowledge, leadership and motivation to operate one of Australia’s most innovative companies in the Internet of Things and underground mining technology space.

Insig Technologies offers rewarding careers, generous benefits, and an unique opportunity to join a dynamic workplace where collaboration, innovation, agility and personal leadership empowers you to perform at your best.

Insig Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We promote cultural diversity, gender equality and non- discrimination. To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work permanently in Australia.

Please note that unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

About us

Insig Technologies' innovative solutions represents the next evolutionary step in underground mining, we execute projects across Australia, as well overseas.

Job Location

Perth WA, Australia

Type of Job

Full Time

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