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One21 Recruitment
ONE21 Ngatai Road Bureta, Tauranga 3110,
Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
Phone: 021 355 179
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Overhead Line Design Engineer


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#ONE21 Overhead Line Design Engineer


Energy, Engineering

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Tauranga, Bay of Plenty 



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Full time

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We're building a great design team and need the best engineers! Are you an experienced Overhead Line Design Engineer who cares about quality design and great results? If so, we want to hear from you. 

OVERHEAD LINE DESIGN ENGINEER                             Edison Consulting Group

Permanent, Full Time
Start ASAP
Location: Auckland or Tauranga

Edison is building a great design consultancy business focused on delivering the best value engineering design and consulting services in the New Zealand electricity industry. As a trusted provider of power generation, transmission and distribution design and project management services throughout New Zealand Edison have a reputation for delivering results in excess of customers’ expectations.
Because our continued growth we 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 with a preference on either Tauranga or Auckland.

This role involves:
  • Line inspections and asset replacement
  • Concept and detailed design for 11-110 kV overhead lines
  • Field inspection of existing overhead lines
  • Establishment of new line routes
  • Modeling in CATAN, PowerLine Pro, PLS-CADD and PLS-POLE
  • Development of route plan and profile drawings in AutoCAD
  • Preparation of pole and cross arm assembly drawings
  • Preparation of equipment schedules
  • Loading and design calculations
The tertiary qualified candidate will have at least 3 or more years of New Zealand based experience with exposure to electricity industry standards, the ability to use design software packages, and general construction knowledge and aptitude.
Involved in all aspects of distribution and sub-transmission line design for new lines, relocations, upgrades and fiber optic additions, the role covers design for high voltage overhead line projects including line routing, structure spotting, structural analysis foundation design, insulator and hardware selection, conductor and shield wire selection, material specification, client management and technical support for construction.

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


Please APPLY ONLINE today! You are welcome to look up the website to find out more about the company 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
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