Design Engineer (Electrical)

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Permanent Full-time
Leighton Asia, Design
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LEIGHTON ASIA, established in 1975, is a leading international construction company, delivers a portfolio of high-profile infrastructure projects throughout Asia, operations specialize in civil engineering and infrastructure, rail, roads and tunnels, as well as building works.

We are a member of the CIMIC Group, one of the world’s largest leading international contractors and the world’s largest contract miner. Our Group Principles are Integrity, Accountability, Innovation and Delivery. Safety is more than a Principle, it underpins everything we do.

As a leading construction provider, Leighton Asia is what it is today because of our people. Our people are the key asset driving the business. One of the Group’s highest priorities is to create a rewarding, challenging and safe workplace for all our people.

We invite high-calibre candidates to fill the following position in Singapore.



Job Duties

  • To involve in the planning and design of electrical engineering works for building services.
  • To prepare tender documents, design and technical specifications for tenders, as well as supervise the installation and commissioning of electrical works.
  • To collaborate with peers of other disciplines in feasibility studies and design, as well as ensure excellent delivery of service to clients.
  • Prepare shop drawings for construction\
  • Support QA/QC documentation review of engineering deliverables
  • Coordinate with team members (Engineers/Assistant Engineers/Foreman) and subcontractors to ensure that scope of work/method statements are executed to the standards and project specification (Technical, HSE, Quality and Environmental).
  • Ensure that the works are carried out on time in accordance with the programme and on budget.
  • Guide and support subordinates in carrying out the tasks as planned; Seek support from and report to superior if required
  • Assess subcontractor performance against plan and resolve issues collaboratively; Escalate major deviations/delays from plan to superior in a timely manner

 Job Requirements

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering with at least 3 years of relevant experience in electrical engineering design
  • Good understanding of construction sequences
  • Well versed in local codes and requirements
  • Able to communicate confidently and work well in a team

Interested parties, please apply with full resume stating present and expected salary in your application.  By submitting your personal data for recruitment purposes, Applicants understood and agreed that the Company may retain such personal data up to a period of two years for the recruitment of any suitable position within the Company.

Information provided will be treated in strict confidence. Applicants who are not invited for an interview within 8 weeks may consider their application unsuccessful for the applied post.

For more information about Leighton Asia, please visit our Leighton Company Website.

How to apply

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