Chief Electrical Engineer

Arizona - United States - Energy - Mining - Engineering & Design - Academic Bachelor

Brunel has an exciting opportunity for a Chief Electrical Engineer working on a long-term contract for our client located in Arizona. This is remote position working from home with business travel to Arizona and other job sites.

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Sarah Logan, Account manager

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About this role

  • Serve as Electrical Engineering subject matter expert (SME) on large/complex engineering and construction projects, including expansions or modifications to existing facilities.
  • Supervise, monitor, and develop engineering standards and practices in the respective discipline.
  • Supervise and manage engineering consultants and vendors to ensure scopes are properly established and that deliverables are met throughout all phases of engineering, in a timely and cost-conscious manner.
  • Review technical designs and calculations and perform independent checks/calculations to validate the design
  • Validate electrical MTO’s and perform independent checks
  • Supervise, investigate and develop appropriate recommendations regarding planned engineering projects.
  • Provide guidance and counsel to the management team on applicable programs, practices and existing/proposed local, state and federal regulations.
  • Contribute to strategic planning and budgeting efforts for designated engineering areas.

About you

  • Bachelor’s degree in an Electrical Engineering discipline and fifteen (15) years of experience in electrical engineering or related scientific field, OR
  • Master’s degree in an Electrical Engineering discipline and ten (10) years of experience in electrical engineering
  • EPC project background required
  • Advanced knowledge of the principles and practices of electrical engineering
  • Able to research and analyze information of considerable difficulty and draw valid conclusions
  • Expertise and knowledge of specialized electrical design software
  • Skilled in managing large/complex engineering projects
  • Ability to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety precautions
  • Skilled in following safety practices and recognizing hazards
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Extensive knowledge and experience in electrical engineering as it relates to mining and associated processes, such as crushing systems, conveying systems, pumping systems, mineral processing equipment, etc.
  • Design Experience working on large capital projects
  • Operational experience in mineral processing plants
  • Advanced Electrical Engineering degree and/or Professional Engineering (PE) Certification

What we offer

Brunel offers a competitive daily wage for this role between $800-900/day. As a full-time contractor with Brunel, you are eligible for a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and vision with programs to suit everyone. At Brunel you can rest easy knowing your benefits will begin on your first day of employment.

About us

Large global mining company.


  • Publication: PUB315586
  • Location: Arizona
  • Market: Energy
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Mining
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Closing date: Sunday, September 19, 2021
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Sarah Logan

Account manager Brunel USA - Houston


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