Job Description

Job Header

Senior Design Engineer - Substations

Advertiser: PowercoMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
12 Jul 2018
Location
Taranaki, New Plymouth
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Engineering, Electrical/Electronic Engineering

Senior Design Engineer - Substations

New Plymouth / Tauranga / Palmerston North

Are you looking for an opportunity to use your diverse knowledge across the electricity distribution industry or are you looking for a new challenge in your career? We are offering a Senior Design Engineer for substations the chance to have challenging work as well as maintaining a work life balance. If you want to be part of an experienced Engineering team or you think you can bring something to the table we want to hear from you!

The Senior Design Engineer for substations provides conceptual and detailed designs for Powerco, offers specialist technical support across the business and guides and influences standard primary and secondary designs. You will also have a good understanding of the operation and maintenance of electrical protection and control systems. If you have an analytical mind, like to impart your knowledge to other people and enjoy problem solving this role in our substation Design team may be for you.

Key responsibilities include the following:

  • Develop conceptual and detailed designs for substation projects
  • Review external conceptual and detailed designs for substation projects
  • Investigation and analysis substation related incidents
  • Develop Powerco's substation and network policies and standards
  • Assist with preparing substation development and renewal plans for Powerco
  • Provide technical support to other Powerco teams and Service Providers

It is preferable that candidates have the following:

  • A tertiary qualification in Engineering majoring in Power Systems
  • Experience in substation primary and secondary system designs
  • Thorough understanding of substation equipment arrangements and installation methods
  • Experience in electricity protection systems design
  • Experience in electricity protection primary and secondary testing
  • Excellent problem solving skills

Applications close Friday, 27 July 2018.

New Plymouth / Tauranga / Palmerston North

Are you looking for an opportunity to use your diverse knowledge across the electricity distribution industry or are you looking for a new challenge in your career? We are offering a Senior Design Engineer for substations the chance to have challenging work as well as maintaining a work life balance. If you want to be part of an experienced Engineering team or you think you can bring something to the table we want to hear from you!

The Senior Design Engineer for substations provides conceptual and detailed designs for Powerco, offers specialist technical support across the business and guides and influences standard primary and secondary designs. You will also have a good understanding of the operation and maintenance of electrical protection and control systems. If you have an analytical mind, like to impart your knowledge to other people and enjoy problem solving this role in our substation Design team may be for you.

Key responsibilities include the following:

  • Develop conceptual and detailed designs for substation projects
  • Review external conceptual and detailed designs for substation projects
  • Investigation and analysis substation related incidents
  • Develop Powerco's substation and network policies and standards
  • Assist with preparing substation development and renewal plans for Powerco
  • Provide technical support to other Powerco teams and Service Providers

It is preferable that candidates have the following:

  • A tertiary qualification in Engineering majoring in Power Systems
  • Experience in substation primary and secondary system designs
  • Thorough understanding of substation equipment arrangements and installation methods
  • Experience in electricity protection systems design
  • Experience in electricity protection primary and secondary testing
  • Excellent problem solving skills

Applications close Friday, 27 July 2018.

Report this job advert

Be careful- Don’t provide your bank or credit card details when applying for jobs. If you see something suspicious .

Share this role

Applications will open the advertiser’s site.