KBR Principal OLE Engineer in VIC, Australia

Title: Principal OLE Engineer


Job Number: 1054122

WE are involved with the delivery of a number of important projects that will bring great benefits to the Melbourne and the broader Australian economy.

The projects we are involved with range across metropolitan, intrastate and interstate rail and KBR are involved in the detailed design and delivery of these projects through alliances and PPP.

If you enjoy variety of challenge, working with a team committed to delivering the best outcomes and a place where you can make valued contributions to KBR as a business and the wider Australian community, whilst continuing to build your skills and career.


Depending on your level of experience you will be involved with a variety of engineering design requirements including;

Liaison with clients, project meetings and workshops.

Working within a team to produce designs from concept to detailed level

Designing the overhead line layout

Designing structure cross-sections

Liaising with constructors to deliver best outcomes for the clients

Working with the engineering systems assurance team for an holistic approach

Liaising with the other discipline teams to ensure we meet the project outcomes and schedule

Reporting including design basis reports, constructor technical specifications

Conducting investigations and site inspections when required

Key Requirements

Engineering degree from a recognized University

Demonstrated experience in overhead line design for either 1500 V or 25 kV systems in a rail environment

Proficiency in either Microstation or AutoCAD would be well regarded.

Candidates with experience in the design of transmission lines or distribution lines are also encouraged to apply.

Benefits of KBR:

KBR is committed to supporting the professional development staff at every stage of their career through in-house training and personnel development programs. We offer a rostered Friday off every four weeks and discounted healthcare, salary continuance insurance, salary packaging of a vehicle.

About KBR

We bring over half a century of Australian Engineering innovation together with proven project management processes and tools from complex project delivery across the globe.

A full services organization we support our clients to seamlessly transition their infrastructure projects from conceptual design through procurement, logistics, construction management, commissioning and handover.

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