Cummins Inc. Electrical Engineer in Scoresby, Australia

Electrical Engineer


  • 12 month fixed term contract with a view to permanency

  • Multi-million dollar power station projects 2MW to 100MW

  • Own your concept design and see it through from enquiry to commissioning

Are you looking for a position where your vision will be enabled? Are you seeking a role with a highly skilled team that can build your capability? Our power generation team is expanding and we are looking for a superstar Electrical Engineer SME to join our group on a 12 month contract with a view to permanency.

About the role

Reporting to the Power Generation Engineering Manager, this will see you based in our busy Scoresby branch as a part of our National Power Generation team. This varied role will ensure no 2 days are ever the same. Working with a wider team of internal stakeholders, from our sales / account managers and regional application engineers through to a team of design engineers from our suppliers / consultants to bring the detail to your vision, you could be creating a concept design and the managing the design process for a grid connected or island mode power station incorporating different technologies including hybrid batteries and being fuelled by gas or diesel.


  • Develop and deliver engineering concepts and systems to the highest level of engineering standards as our SME

  • Support Service engineering with complex problems troubleshooting and recommends appropriate actions

  • Build and manage design teams to deliver projects from successful concept proposals

  • Analyse and provide advice back to stakeholders on gaps / opportunities

  • Propose innovative initiatives and projects

  • Support of the Cummins product review and release programs

About you

  • Relevant electrical engineering qualification (Bachelor of Electrical Engineering or higher)

  • Mid to senior level engineering design background in power generation design from a consultancy, power station or distribution network organisation

  • Functional 2D AutoCAD skills

  • Be able to manage multiple concepts at any given time, working to tight deadlines

  • Ideally have had some experience in project delivery

We are seeking a candidate with a great track record in creating great concept designs and the ability to work collaboratively. Whilst our power stations are typically fuelled by gas or diesel, we are open to candidates coming from any type of power generation design - gas, diesel, steam, thermal, co-gen, wind or hydro power generation.

What’s in it for you

Our employees develop their careers through proven development programs and challenges only a diverse, global innovator can promise. This role is offering you the opportunity to learn Cummins product skills you can use anywhere in the world from our highly knowledgeable and expanding Power Generation team.

About us

Cummins is the world’s largest independent producer and distributor of diesel engines and related components. Cummins is a value based organisation and recognised industry employer of choice. We embrace diversity and seek to attract, develop and retain the highest calibre talent. We hire the best; it’s how we operate.

How to apply

Your opportunity to set yourself for success starts right here! Submit your application today! For more information about this role email Jane Gaylor on or visit Cummins careers at



Primary Location Australia-Victoria-Melbourne-Australia, Scoresby, Distributor RO BR 900

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Mar 14, 2018, 11:54:02 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180001DY