Senior Electrical (Primary Design) Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

New Zealand

New Zealand - Auckland, Auckland

Job Summary

The Role

As a Senior Electrical Engineer within our highly successful T&D team, you will be involved in the primary design of HV transmission and distribution projects throughout the ANZ region. You will contribute to the design of some of ANZ’s critical electrical infrastructure that will ultimately improve the reliability and quality of supply to our communities.

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 primary systems, HV cable systems and earthing systems for NZ and Australian clients

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

  • Drafting design reports

  • Preparation of proposals

  • Managing design projects and leading multi-discipline project teams

  • Interfacing directly with clients on projects and new opportunities

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

  • Compiling budget estimates and pricing schedules

  • Providing technical guidance to junior engineers

  • Opportunities for secondments to other parts of ANZ to AECOM, client or site offices

Minimum Requirements

About You

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

  • University degree - BE Electrical/Electronic Engineering or equivalent

  • 8 years minimum relevant experience in transmission and distribution substation design

  • Knowledge of the Transmission and Distribution industry in New Zealand, design experience with NZ and/or Australian electrical utilities will be highly favoured

  • 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

  • Post Graduate Qualifications

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. 237936BR

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.