Electrical Project Engineer

At Lynas Rare Earths – we do interesting stuff! Our Rare Earths deposit in Mt Weld, Western Australia, is acknowledged as one of the highest-grade Rare Earths mine in the world and we operate the world’s largest single Rare Earths processing plant in Malaysia – so you are joining a unique team! As a team member you will be contributing to the sustainable supply of rare earths metals which are used in oil & gas, electric vehicles, and wind turbines. Lynas is embarking on an expansion in Western Australia, and we have an opportunity for a driven Electrical Project Engineer wanting to join us on our journey. Lynas recently announced an approximately $500M project to expand the capacity at the Mt Weld mine and concentration plant to meet accelerating market demand for rare earth minerals. In this exciting position, you will be ensuring the development and installation of the electrical engineering systems for the Mt Weld Expansion Project. This is a fixed term 2-years contract, initially based in Perth, transitioning to a fly in/fly out (FIFO) position from Perth to Mt Weld on a 2/1 roster.As a highly valued member of the Lynas Rare Earths team, you will be:Developing systems and procedures to ensure electrical engineering comply with statutory and regulatory requirements, company policies and conditions set out in project scopes of worksLiaison with other engineering and technical personnel to ensure overall project goals are metInterfacing between contractors and vendors to ensure smooth project deliveryProviding input to the electrical / instrumentation engineering budget and monitoring expendituresAnalysing technical drawings, interpreting specifications, and determining the electrical requirements of the projectManaging and monitoring all assigned electrical packagesCompleting quality assurance on all electrical components and projects and writing up reportsDiagnosing problems and troubleshooting equipmentEnsuring all deadlines and schedule constraints are metKeeping abreast of the latest developments in electrical engineeringWhat you will bring to the team:Strong communication and interpersonal skills with team membersAbility to work through processes with a methodical approach concurrently with attention to detailBe a self-starter who thrives on taking ownership of their roleHigh level of integrity and a proactive approach in all job-related activitiesAbility to respond to changing priorities in a positive manner, with excellent time management skillsConfidence in dealing with complex issues and ability to problem solve issues in a logical manner based on factsAbility to work efficiently among a multi-discipline Engineering teamQualifications and/or Skills:Relevant electrical engineering experience in the mining industryAn electrical engineering degree from an Australian University or equivalent overseas qualificationsValid WA Drivers LicenceWe welcome and encourage applications from women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the LGBTIQA+ community, mature workers, as well as candidates with culturally diverse backgrounds. Lynas acknowledges First Nations people as and respects their unique relationship with the land and sea, their culture, spiritual tradition, and stories.   184000 AUD Perth 6000