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 quoting reference JV73532. Or call Peter Henderson on 027 441 9300