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Kent Recruitment

Lead Electrical & Instrumentation Designer

Perth – Australia
Date Published
Kent are looking for a Lead E&I Designer to join our growing Perth team. This role offers the opportunity to be part of a collaborative design team for a multi-disciplinary engineering and project delivery services company.

About You:
Join us. Unleash your energy within.
If you have world-class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future-focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector.
We love people who know their own potential and are not afraid to use it. We know that together, we’re far more than the sum of our parts. So, we celebrate people who want to grow and develop as we work together on some of the largest projects on the energy world stage.
Our Purpose and Beliefs:
As Kent, we’re tackling the greatest challenge of our time - to bring our world the energy it needs in the most responsible way ever imagined.

It’s the energy of every member of our team driven by our beliefs that is making this happen. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. These beliefs define and direct us every day to be the very best - for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet:



Read more about the Purpose, Beliefs and Guiding Principles that drive us:
Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging:
We recognise that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging.
Our combined energy is fueled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.
About the role:
The successful candidates will be based in Perth and responsible for leading the electrical and instrumentation design deliverables and developing and maintaining awareness of changes in the relevant technology and design tools to ensure Kent is applying best practice for high levels of efficiency and effectiveness.

We work across the energy industry spectrum, from serving the conventional energy markets of upstream oil and gas, LNG, refineries and petrochemical and into a more sustainable future including offshore wind, carbon capture and hydrogen.

You will have the opportunity to work with an innovative, collaborative and growing team on rewarding and challenging projects, allowing for professional growth and achievement of your career goals while developing our junior designers.

You will be responsible for the following:
  • Perform all work in accordance with the Kent Quality Management System and within agreed project time and schedule constraints.
  • Provide expert advice and assistance to the design team on issues across greenfield and brownfield projects using 2D and 3D tools.
  • Contribution to the professional development of the designers.
  • Responsible for the deliverables produced by the design team including distribution and allocation of work amongst the team and subsequent checking.
  • Develop and maintain awareness of changes in the relevant technology and design tools to ensure Kent is applying best practice for high levels of efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Liaise with the other members of the team and other disciplines to ensure all design requirements are addressed.
  • Liaise with clients engineering, construction, and operations personnel to ensure all project requirements have been addressed.
  • Design inputs to BoDs, Scopes of Work, Specifications, Data Sheets, Material Requisitions and MTOs.
  • Preparation of man-hours and resources for design group.
  • Site investigations for preparation and checking of work scopes.
  • Development of ‘best-practice’ guidelines for the team in the production of deliverables and inputs for the multidiscipline team members.

Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia.
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