Lead Electrical Engineer

Cape Town

This new role stands outside of this team, supporting a suite of major capital projects. Those projects require the support of a lead electrical engineer who will sit within the owners "Project Management Organisation" (PMO) managing globally based engineering subcontractors, who will deliver technical and commercial data to support the projects.

Able to work as the single point of contract for the Electrical discipline and within a multidiscipline PMO.
Experience with design contractors and major Projects within a brownfield refinery environment.
Competent with HV/MV/LV distribution systems including switchrooms, step up/down transformers, protection systems.
Load studies, power system analysis and simulation software such as ETAP
Able to offer pragmatic solutions to challenging problems.
Vendor guidance and FAT/SAT experience.

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.