An exciting opportunity for a Protection & Control tester to join the Major Australian Infrastructure Job

  • Perform HV testing and commissioning of primary equipment (AC and DC) ranging from 415V - 500kV including power transformers, auxiliary transformers, CBs, CTs, VTs, rectifiers, switchgear etc.

  • Perform secondary injection relay testing in transmission, distribution, generation and traction environments

  • Test SCADA systems and communication systems

  • Integrate new protection and control schemes to new and existing ‘in service’ schemes

  • Compose and compile commissioning methodology, management plans, relay test plans, ITPs, test reports, commissioning plans and ‘as built’ documentation

  • Manage and lead the delivery of testing and commissioning activities including managing internal and sub-contracting resources

  • Prepare project estimates and provide subject matter expertise to staff, senior management and clients

  • Develop and control commissioning plans for allocated projects including risk and contingency management, outage coordination and staged implementation

  • Provide site testing team with technical support and lead testing activities
    Communicate and share knowledge to a wide range of internal and external customers with either extensive or no technical background

  • Advanced Diploma of ESI (Power Systems) preferred or equivalent

  • Proven industry experience in testing and commissioning primary and secondary protection and control equipment

  • Working knowledge of protection relays – specifically ABB, Schneider, SEL, Siemens

  • Experience using Doble & Omicron test equipment

  • Experience testing and commissioning HV & LV switchboards

  • Ability to read and understand electrical schematic drawings

  • Produce detailed commissioning plans and test reports

  • Advanced knowledge in power systems protection principles and applications

  • Proven ability to develop and lead commissioning activities in an electrical utility industry

  • Experience / exposure to ICE 61850 testing principles (advantageous)

  • Experience with Omicron, Doble, F6150, CMC256, CMC356, CPC100 & CT analyser and SCADA

  • White Card

  • ESI authorized is highly regarded

  • Drivers License

  • EWP is highly regarded but not essential

  • “A Class” VIC Electrical Workers License highly regarded

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Proof of right to work in Australia

Protection & Control Tester

Experience skills and Qualifications

How to Apply


Duties and responsibilities

Please send you resume and cover letter to below email