Senior Lighting Designer

About the business


Based in VIC (Hallam or Altona North) or NSW (Parramatta), the Senior Lighting Designer is part of the Projects Team and reports to the Design Manager - Lighting. The role is crucial to converting industry opportunity to business operations and growth. The role demands an enthusiastic, achievement focused and experienced lighting designer.

The role will have accountability for delivering Lighting and electrical designs as part of Powerplant consultancy service.  The scope of services varies from major Infrastructure projects including major Highways and Tunnels and Local council projects.


About the role


Key Accountabilities:

Ability to undertake lighting design for external and internal designs;

Preparation of design report and other supporting documentation to support lighting designs;

Responsible for end-to-end design and drawing preparation including:

  • Scoping required works;
  • Understanding relevant design standards;
  • Field visits to capture data (where required);
  • Project management of the design phase;
  • Client liaison; and
  • Quality control of design solutions to meet standards

Liaise with clients, consultants and utilities to ensure the completion of compliant and efficient construction designs;

Attend client meetings where required to provide project updates and resolve issues; and

Manage project scope, budget and program deliverables for a mix of simple and complex infrastructure projects

Liaise with Network representatives to expedite approvals process;

Prepare quotations where requested;

Provide support to Powerplant's PM team during construction phase where required.


Skills and experience


Degree qualified in electrical engineering or similar;

Minimum 5 years experience in completing and delivering lighting designs to the following standards:

  • AS/NZS 1158 Series
  • VicRoads / DoT Standards
  • MTM / VLine Standards
  • AS/NZS 4282

Minimum 5 years experience electrical design for both AS/NZS 3000 and utility installations;

Demonstrated experience in the use of electronic design systems including AutoCAD, MicroStation, Perfectlite and AGI32, "3D design is preferred";

Demonstrated ability to prepare written reports;

Ability to work proactively and constructively with internal and external stakeholders;

Excellent interpersonal skills;

Excellent written and verbal communication skills;

Demonstrated experience in customer service and effective problem solving;

Have exceptional time management skills to always deliver on client needs;

Be focused on delivering results safely, effectively, and economically.



05/10/2020 $0 Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs 1 Engineering
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