Senior Transmission Lines Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee   contract

New Zealand

Job Summary

As a Senior Transmission Lines Engineer, you will be involved in the complete line design of Transmission Lines including modelling, design of structures and foundations.

Our work ranges from transmission, distribution and grid connection work in NZ, Australia, Asia and providing support to our global Power teams. There will be some travel required and assignments offshore.

Day to day tasks include:

  • Concept and Detailed Design of Transmission Lines using PLS-CADD software

  • Modelling of structures using PLS-TOWER, PLS-POLE

  • Foundation designs – varying from normal concrete foundations to pile foundations

  • Site visits and inspections as required

  • Drafting design reports

  • Assisting with the preparation of proposals

  • Managing smaller projects or parts of larger projects

  • Interfacing directly with clients on projects and new opportunities

You will be offered genuine career progression and ongoing support towards a technical or project management pathway. There will also be opportunities for secondments to other parts of AECOM, client or site offices.

Minimum Requirements

You will be able to demonstrate:

  • Minimum of 5 years transmission lines industry experience

  • Proficient in PLS software packages

  • Excellent organisation and communication skills

  • Self-motivated and keen to progress career

  • Site experience/experience in projects being constructed is an advantage

Preferred Qualifications

  • University degree in Civil, Structural or Mechanical Engineering

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Power

Business Line Energy

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 258951BR

Additional Locations NZ - Auckland, NZ - Christchurch, NZ - Hamilton

Virtual: 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.