Control & Protection Engineer - Full Time - RydalmereAustralia


At Sulzer, you are empowered to deliver superior results. As a pioneer in industry we have a proud heritage of innovation and continue to evolve for the future. Join our story and create your own impact by developing your expertise and building solutions that help make our lives safer, smarter and more sustainable.



Join our Services_APAC  team within Services division in Australia as Control & Protection Engineer to help us take our business to the next level. In this exciting role you will provide technical support to internal and external clients and act as a technical reference authority in control and protection of Electro-Mechanical rotating equipment and auxiliaries such as motors, generators, switchgear and transformers.


In this role you will be accountable for:

  • Development of specific test procedures and inspection plan
  • Advance testing on the field or in service centers
  • Commissioning electrical rotating machines and their accessories
  • Diagnostic and Troubleshoot issues with electrical rotating machines in service center and at site
  • Develop Root cause analysis (RCA), with recommendations of repair and upgrades
  • Develop Technical report and proposal, and support cost estimation


To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • 5+ years technical experience in project and maintenance engineering for electrical rotating equipment and their auxiliaries
  • Degree in Electrical Engineering (bachelor or higher)
  • Protection and control of electrical rotating equipment experience
  • Proficiency in development of control and electrical circuitry
  • Ex/Hazardous equipment experience and qualification is valued


If you’re suitibly qualified with proven expertise in developing successful strategies and driving continuous improvement across the electrical and associated industries, take the next step and make the most of your high end skills.


Your benefits: 

  • Employee Assistance Program
  • On-site car parking
  • Long service awards
  • Annual reviews and bonuses


No visa or work permit support can be provided for this role.


Have a question about the role? Reach out to Blake Reardon at We are looking forward to hearing from you!



Sulzer is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

83% of our employees recommend Sulzer as a good place to work and we are proud to be recognized as a Top Employer 2022 in Switzerland. So come and join our story, starting today!

About us

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering. We specialize in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 180 world-class production facilities and service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2022, our 13’800 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.2 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN).


Through a network of over 100 service sites around the world, Sulzer provides cutting-edge parts as well as maintenance and repair solutions for pumps, turbines, compressors, motors and generators. We service our own original equipment, but also all associated third-party rotating equipment run by our customers, maximizing its sustainability and life cycle cost-effectiveness. Our technology-based solutions, fast execution and expertise in complex maintenance projects are available at our customers’ doorsteps.

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