KBR Principal Engineer - Overhead Wiring in NS, Australia

Title: Principal Engineer - Overhead Wiring

Location: AU-NS-Sydney

Job Number: 1053955

Join KBR and we’ll inspire you to reach your full potential. Amongst an exceptional team, you’ll work with an outstanding client list on some of Australia’s most iconic projects.

KBR is an industry leader across water, transport, natural resources and government sectors, offering you the opportunity to be part of innovative and exciting new ventures across each.

With a strong pipeline of work in New South Wales, we’re looking for the support of a Principal Engineer in our Sydney team to work across complex engineering design projects.

As Principal Engineer, you will lead the completion of the Overhead Wiring Design on major infrastructure projects across NSW.


Work independently to complete the planning, design and execution of projects that meet or exceed client expectations, are within the agreed budget, and are delivered on or ahead of schedule and with minimal risk to the health and safety of people and the environment

Supervise project staff and review deliverables to ensure compliance with technical and quality assurance standards

Monitor costs on an ongoing basis and do not allow them to exceed the predetermined and approved budget costs


B.Engineering or equivalent with a minimum of 15

years’ experience

Strong practical overhead line equipment design experience

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Working knowledge of commercial arrangements and relationships

Experience in detailed design

Experience in 25kvAC and 1500V DC overhead systems is desirable

Benefits of KBR

KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of our staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, performance rewards and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of lifestyle benefits that include health and fitness programs, family-friendly work hours and an optional rostered Friday off each month.

Job: Engineering/Technical - Electrical