Food ยป Food Production

Electrical Engineer

Description

With rapid advances in technology in farming, electrical engineers are playing an increasingly important role in the design, development and maintenance of components and processes in farming systems. From communications and IT infrastructure to automated farming systems to electricity generation, their involvement in projects is helping growers to innovate across multiple facets of the business.

Employment Levels
Requirements
START
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical Power)
Compulsory
Bachelor of Science (Engineering Science) and Master of Professional Engineering
Compulsory
Graduate Engineer
Engineer
Senior Engineer
Principal Engineer
Chief Technical Officer

Activities

  • Designing, building and optimising electrical control systems and components covering electricity generation, transmission, distribution and control systems for food production plants
  • Involvement in projects from the conceptual and detailed design phases, through to construction, commissioning and startup

Locations

  • Processing plants such as flour mills, breweries, and food manufacturing plants
  • Country and City
Education opportunities
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