Asset Engineer

Job title : Asset Engineer
Location : Petone
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Juanel Van Jaarsveld
Job reference : JV73532

The Wellington Electricity network provides a safe and reliable service to meet the needs of their customers.

With a desire to provide the best service possible, Wellington Electricity, through its service provider International Infrastructure Services Company Ltd (NZ branch), requires a high calibre Asset Engineer to join a team of engineers focused on the development and implementation of asset maintenance and replacement strategies.

As an Asset Engineer, you'll be involved in a range of activities that ensure the safety, integrity and reliability of the network for today and the future. The role will involve strategic planning, stake holder relationship management and a technical input on the full range of activities that contribute to the existing and future functionality of a power distribution network.

What’s on offer:

  • Competitive salary

  • A company that invests and develops its staff

  • Flexible working hours and the ability to work from home twice a week

  • Relocation allowance

  • Annual Bonus

  • Income Protection Insurance and Death and Disability insurance

Essential for the role is a tertiary qualification in Electrical Engineering, along with:

  • At least 2 years’ experience associated with an electricity distribution network

  • A proven ability to add value and engage with a specialist engineering team.

  • Experience associated with network operations, network faults, design, planning and asset management.

  • Commercial understanding and knowledge of the legal and regulatory environment in New Zealand.

  • Great interpersonal skills to join this high functioning team - your 'soft skills' are key to success.

  • Project costing/scoping experience combined with good investigation skills

You will have well developed interpersonal, communication and relationship management skills, a proactive focus and an ability to deal with people at all levels. You will enjoy a challenge, be able to multi task, think logically and succeed in delivering your objectives. This is a great opportunity with an industry leader.

There is great support, guidance and mentoring available from the wider team

To apply, click apply or send your CV to jobs@roblawmax.co.nz quoting reference JV73532. Or call Peter Henderson on 027 441 9300