Electrical (Primary) Engineer Wellington New Zealand - Wellington, Wellington
Put your innovative thinking, technical excellence and passion into high gear. When you join a company thats building a better world, your opportunities are unlimited. At AECOM, we design, build, finance, operate and manage projects that unlock opportunities, protect our environment and improve peoples lives. Every day our team explores new possibilities for a better world. Cleaner transportation. Healthier communities and environments. Resilient cities.
As an Electrical Engineer within our highly successful Transmission & Distribution team, you will be involved in the primary design of substation projects throughout Australia and NZ (ANZ). You will be working with a wide range of high calibre clients on the preparation of SLDs, electrical layouts, sections and BoM, earthgrid design and lightning protection studies. Opportunities are available in our Christchurch, Wellington or Auckland offices.
At AECOM, we enjoy and encourage... learning in a supportive environment where professional development opportunities are actively encouraged. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of an innovative, highly motivated team of technical professionals and be instrumental in delivering key power related projects throughout NZ and Australia.
Day to day responsibilities include: Concept and Detailed Design of substation primary systems Earthing design in CDEG0S and power cable design in CYMCAP (not essential, but preferable) Site visits, inspections and testing as required (e.g. soil resistivity testing) Preparing design reports, including cost estimates and project schedules Managing smaller projects or parts of larger projects Interfacing directly with clients on projects and new opportunities Providing technical expertise in accordance with project time, quality, and cost objectives
You will ideally have a background in primary electrical design working with a strong technical acumen and a desire to grow your career at AECOM. University degree - BE Electrical/Electronic Engineering or equivalent Minimum of 3 years relevant experience in transmission and distribution substation design Site experience and/or experience in projects being constructed and commissioned Experience in suitable software packages Excellent organisation and communication skills Self-motivated and keen to progress career Strong team player who collaborates easily with others across multiple disciplines
Preferred Qualifications Chartered Engineer
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 persons potential, and well help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Power
Business Line Power
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
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 Wellington New Zealand