Electrical Applications Engineer

Job title : Electrical Applications Engineer
Location : Hawke's Bay
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Kerry Rowlands
Job reference : KR70086

My client is a leading provider of FieldSmart technology to a wide range of government organisations and energy utilities. The company provides metering and leak detection services as well as meter service testing, hardware and software design for high voltage equipment, hand-held computers for parking and metering utility services, data collection, monitoring and management. The key focus of the role is to conduct tests, maintain, configure and install electronic systems (SCADA and Telemetry). Locally the focus is with Utility providers in the Municipal Water and Wastewater space with plans to expand and leverage existing services within the business over time

Your responsibilities will include:

  • SCADA HMI & RTU configuration

  • Substation Protection Relays & IED’s

  • Process Control Systems

  • Network Infrastructure & TCP / IP

  • Water / Wastewater Treatment processes

  • Develop, construct and test electronic equipment, associated circuitry and devices in accordance with manuals and best practice

  • Install, configure, repair and modify SCADA and telemetry equipment

  • Provide Software and Hardware support for installations

  • Project Management

The ideal person will have:

  • Significant experience as an Applications Engineer, Control Systems Technician or I/C & E Technician

  • EWRBelectrical registration

  • Experience with SCADA, DCS and radio systems

  • A strong customer service ethic

  • The ability to work remotely and unsupervised or as part of a small team

  • A full, clean New Zealand Driver’s License

  • Developed communication skills and be adept at building long lasting relationships with a diverse range of customers

This role is a great opportunity for an individual who enjoys a varied autonomous role with a mix of technical and operational responsibilities. You will be a proactive, self-starter with a solutions focussed approach to your work. On offer is an attractive remuneration package including a full use vehicle and a great career opportunity with an industry leader.

For more information contact Kerry on 09 951 50069 / 021 917 913, apply online or email your full and detailed CV to jobs@roblawmax.co.nz quoting Ref: KR70086