First listed on: 09 October 2017

Electrical Design Engineer

Who we are 
Schindler Lifts Australia is part of the Schindler Group, one of the top elevator companies in the world, spanning 100 countries with more than 58,000 employees worldwide. We are one of the largest suppliers of new elevators, escalators and moving walkways in Australia today, employing 1000 employees who design install, service and modernise urban transport systems for almost every building type. At Schindler, we differentiate ourselves with our modern technology and innovative people.
About the role
We are seeking an experienced Electrical Engineer to join our Engineering team based in our Botany office. This role is responsible for managing all electrical designs for our modernisation projects, where we are customising Schindler products to meet customer transformation requirements.
Key accountabilities for the role include:
  • Verify and sign off on all electrical designs
  • Ensure compliance to QA procedures, current codes and regulations
  • Lodgement of design registrations with notary bodies in all states
  • Verify design packages for all modernisation products
  • Map market segments and develop appropriate packages for each segment identified
It is essential that the successful candidate is a certified practicing electrical engineer with the ability to sign off on all electrical designs on behalf of the Schindler organisation. The successful candidate will also possess:
  • Tertiary qualifications in Electrical Engineering
  • Previous experience in a similar role within the construction, electrical, lift or associated industries
  • Proven experience using AutoCAD, 3D Modelling, Advanced Excel and Programming skills is ideal
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to communicate at all levels
  • Be highly organised with strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work autonomously and within a team environment
  • High level of enthusiasm and a willingness to learn
What's in it for you?
This role is an excellent opportunity for you to either expand your existing engineering skills in a global organisation. There is potential for real growth both personally and professionally in this role where you will get the opportunity to work with a great bunch of people and be supported in your development.
At Schindler we have a great culture where everyone is very supportive and social. We work hard but we also like to play. Package includes a great annual salary, company bonus program, opportunity to access educational support, access to staff discount scheme, a wide variety of social activities - even a day off for your birthday.
How to apply
If you are seeking an opportunity to join a Global Industry Leader and believe that you possess the required skills and qualifications to succeed in this role, please visit our Career site -; click on the "Apply" button and complete our online application form.
If you are an existing Schindler employee, please ensure you have discussed your application with your line manager prior to applying.
Please note we do not accept applications from recruitment agents for any position, this includes those that are submitted directly to the company or where the recruiter has contacted a manager. 

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