Lead Electrical Drafting | Nickel West | Kwinana | 5:2


Location: Perth

Job Type: Not Specified


About BHP

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About the Role

Nickel West is one of the most sustainable nickel producers in the world and the world's leading nickel supplier to the battery metals market. Our nickel is essential to a decarbonising world and Nickel West has a global advantage in the sustainable production of nickel.

Reporting to the Drafting Coordinator this role provides Specialist Electrical Drafting Support for our Nickel West; Kwinana operation whilst coordinating the work of the Electrical Drafting Designers to ensure the engineering information, document control and drafting output is of the highest standard.

Based at Kwinana Monday-Friday; you will enjoy the benefits of being on site during the day and being at home every night.

You will help drive with the following responsibilities:

  • Prepare and check drawings of designs relating to plant equipment, services or other facilities or structures.
  • Complete detailed electrical design from sketches and P&ID’s under direction from project engineers.
  • Review design and advise on technical drafting difficulties or governance compliance requirements as appropriate.
  • Review designs to ensure accuracy and compliance with codes aligned with the appropriate codes of practise and relevant standards.
  • Engage with engineers and other stakeholders regarding progress, potential risks to schedules and budgets.
  • Regular field investigations will be required to complete project and as-building tasks.

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About You

To be successful in this role, you will have the following skills and attributes:

  • Tertiary qualification in Electrical Engineering (Diploma or higher) OR
  • Tertiary qualification in Drafting (Diploma or higher) plus Electrical Trade Qualification
  • Strong experience with Bentley Microstation.
  • Experience in document control processes
  • Understanding of Fixed Plant electrical systems, with refining, chemical plant, and/or hazardous area knowledge highly regarded.
  • Understanding of Australian and International design standards and guidelines.
  • The ability to produce professional Engineering drawings to company drafting standard.
  • Excellent communication skills and computer literacy

How to Apply

Please apply Now; applications close 28th November 2022

About Our Process

At BHP, we are committed to employing individuals who align with the BHP Charter Values and meet the requirements of the role. As part of the recruitment process, there are a number of checks which may be conducted to demonstrate applicants suitability for a role including police / criminal background checks, medical, drug and alcohol testing, due diligence checks, right to work checks, and/or reference checks.

To ensure the safety and wellbeing of our people, BHP requires employees in Australia to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 in line with BHP’s Covid Policy and any relevant State health directives. If you are applying for a role at BHP please consider this requirement when submitting your application. BHP will also adhere to any relevant health directives that may be made that affects our workforce.

Supporting a Diverse Workforce

The size and magnitude of our business not only provides significant opportunity for professional development, but also attractive salary packages with performance-based bonuses and a unique BHP employee share program.

At BHP, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people. We know there are many aspects of our employees' lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life. These benefits include flexible working options, a generous paid parental leave policy, other extended leave entitlements and parent rooms.

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