Electrical Engineer - Buildings

Stantec Australia

Location: South Brisbane

Job Type: Full time


Electrical Engineer - Buildings - ( 2300025Y )


About the role

We are currently seeking a motivated Engineer to join our thriving and dynamic Brisbane Electrical Team. The role is ideally suitable for a candidate who has some experience working on a range of building services projects including commercial, defence, industrial, educational and healthcare.

The successful candidate will have a good grounding in design and be looking to further develop their role and responsibilities. The successful applicant will be expected to manage small to medium scale projects with minimal support and manage components of work on larger scale building services projects under the supervision of a Senior Engineer for support and guidance. Independent working and commitment to deadlines, with an ability to support our senior and project engineers on a number of projects at different stages of completion are key attributes.

This role will enable the successful applicant to develop in a professional and personal sense, and to forge a challenging and rewarding career path in a global successful company.

Day to day tasks would involve:

  • Electrical design for a range of building projects, providing reports, studies, design calculations, drawings and specifications

  • Design of lighting, LV power systems, lightning protection, passive ICT

  • LV power system modelling and light modelling using industry standard software such as PowerCAD, AGI/Dialux

  • Assist peers and colleagues

  • Liaise with authorities and contractors

  • Bring value to in-house design/project meetings

  • Contribute to our company culture

  • Adhere to professional standards, ethics and Stantec quality procedures.

To be successful for this role you'll need:

  • Building Services Electrical Design Experience

  • Electrical Engineering Degree

  • Willingness to establish and maintain strong client relationships to formulate repeat opportunities

  • Knowledge of relevant Australian Standards

  • Great communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Ability to prioritise workloads to meet deadlines with well-developed organisational skills

  • Positive, can-do attitude, team player and strong work ethic

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

  • Genuine Flexible Working Arrangements - Including work from home opportunities, provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.

  • Option to purchase up to 4 weeks additional leave.

  • Learning and Talent Development Programs - Including Global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

  • Mentoring for your own development and the opportunity to mentor others

  • A friendly team environment, with dedicated and enthusiastic staff committed to producing high quality service and deliverables

  • A large break-out room with table tennis and pool table facilities

  • Professional Memberships

  • Salary Continuance Insurance (SCI)

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs

  • Service Recognition Awards

  • Employee Assistance Program

About Stantec

The Stantec community unites approximately 26,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy, resources, water, environmental, transport and infrastructure projects to life.

Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.


Stantec is serious about healthy work-life balance, diversity, inclusion & equity, indigenous relations, innovation, community engagement, corporate sustainability, and social wellbeing. We have employee groups for women, LGBTQI , neurodiversity, and more! Our employees play sport, fundraise, volunteer, learn, and have fun together.

How to apply

If this position is of interest, please apply via the link below.

Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time.



Primary Location : Australia-Queensland-South Brisbane

Organization : BC-3010 Buildings-AU Queensland

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : May 21, 2023, 8:19:46 PM

Req ID: 2300025Y

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans

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