Power Systems (Secondary Design) Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2020-11-21
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Wellington
New Zealand

New Zealand - Wellington, Wellington

Job Summary

When you join a company that’s pioneering the future, your opportunities are unlimited. By connecting the largest network of professional expertise in the industry, we’re finding new approaches and better answers to the toughest challenges. And we want you to be a part of it.

Efficient buildings. Faster transportation. Improved security. Healthier environments. Resilient cities.

Every day, in markets across the globe, our people are pushing the limits of what’s possible and building legacies for generations to come.

The Role

As a Power Systems Engineer within our highly successful T&D team, you will be involved in the secondary design of HV transmission, distribution and generation projects within the ANZ region.

You will be working within an engaging team of T&D experts in a supportive environment where learning and growth opportunities are actively encouraged.

Day to day responsibilities include;

  • Concept and Detailed Design of HV substation systems, HV cable systems and earthing systems

  • Site visits, inspections and testing as required (eg. soil resistivity testing)

  • Preparing design reports

  • Assisting with preparation of proposals

  • Managing smaller projects or parts of larger projects including coordinating multiple disciplines.

  • Providing technical expertise in accordance with project time, quality and cost objectives as agreed with Project Managers

Minimum Requirements

About You

You will have a solid grounding in secondary electrical design and be able to demonstrate;

  • University degree - BE Electrical/Electronic Engineering or equivalent

  • 2-5 years relevant experience in T&D substation design

  • Knowledge of the T&D industry in New Zealand

  • Site experience/experience in projects being constructed and commissioned

  • Experience in suitable software packages

  • Excellent organisation and communication skills

  • Self-motivated and keen to progress career

Preferred Qualifications

  • Chartered Engineer (or working towards)

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Power & Industrial

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 230642BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.