Overhead Line Design Engineer


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ONE21 - Overhead Line Design Engineer


Architecture & Design, Energy, Engineering, Manufacturing & operations

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Bay of Plenty 



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Full time

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OVERHEAD LINE DESIGN ENGINEER                             

Edison Consulting Group
Permanent, Full Time
Start ASAP
Could be based in Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga or Wellington, New Zealand

Edison is an engineering consultancy business focused on delivering specialist project management, engineering design and consulting services to the New Zealand utility sector. As a trusted provider of professional services in New Zealand with an enviable reputation for delivering results they are increasing their capability to deliver in excess of customers’ expectations.

Because of their continued growth they have a requirement for an experienced Overhead Line Design Engineer. The successful appointee will join a dynamic team of dedicated people committed to engineering excellence and customer satisfaction. This role could be based out of any of Edison's offices in New Zealand.

This role involves:

  • Concept and detailed design for 11-110 kV overhead lines
  • Field inspection of existing overhead lines
  • Establishment of new line routes
  • Modelling in CATAN, PLS-CADD and PLS-POLE
  • Development of route plan and profile drawing in AutoCAD
  • Preparation of pole and cross arm assembly drawings
  • Preparation of material schedules
  • Loading and design calculations
  • Development of detailed design reports and certificates

The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of distribution and sub-transmission line design for new lines, relocations, upgrades, and fiber optic additions.

The role covers all aspects of design for high voltage overhead line projects including line routing, structure spotting, structural analysis and design, foundation design, insulator and hardware selection, conductor and shield wire selection, material specification and technical support for construction.

The tertiary qualified candidate should have exposure to utility standards, the ability to use design software packages, and general construction knowledge and aptitude.

The candidate should be able to work in design teams as well as be self-motivated to perform assigned tasks. Because the candidate will be expected to deal directly with clients, he or she must have strong command of the English language and possess good written and oral communications skills. Some travel should be expected. 

If this role sounds like you, Edison can offer an interesting and varied career and an excellent remuneration package.

Please APPLY ONLINE today! You are welcome to look up the website to find out more about the company www.edison.co.nz but please be aware all applications must be made through One21 Recruitment to be considered.

Kirsty Morrison
One21 - The Recruitment Outsourcer for Edison Consulting Group

Ph: 021 355 179
Email: kirsty.recruiting@…show email
One21 Jobs: www.therecruitmentoutsourcer.com

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One21 Recruitment ONE21, 79 Ngatai Road Bureta, Tauranga 3110,
Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

Phone: 021 355 179
Web Site: https://one21-recruitment-outsourcer.business.site/

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