Future Technology Electrical Engineer

Our client is a well-known and respected player in the power industry in the upper North Island. Being a technology enabled distributed energy company they offer a great workplace in a fantastic location and are strong on community support and involvement.

With plenty of work and continual growth, they have a need for a Future Technology Electrical Engineer to join their team.

The Role
You will be responsible for keeping abreast of relevant new technology developments to ensure future proofing of the electricity network through identifying, proposing, designing, and implementing new technology.

Specifically, you will:

  • Keep up to date with the new electricity network technology
  • Recommend and present on proposed upgrades, changes, and network improvements
  • Lead the design and configuration of operational technology capability
  • Oversee the project installations and upgrades
  • Produce regular asset management plan updates regarding future technology strategy and development

To be successful in this position, you will have:

  • A tertiary engineering qualification (Electrical or Power)
  • At least 5 years’ experience in power or utility industry
  • Proven experience identifying, assessing, developing, and implementing information and operational technology
  • Proven project management experience
  • Sound working knowledge of New Zealand legislation and regulations relating to the power industry

Personally, you will be strategic thinker with excellent communication skills

Apply now
This is a great opportunity to be involved with a company where people and the community come first. With many additional extras and a focus on training and development, the company has a great staff retention. They pride themselves on looking after their staff and providing flexibility within the business.

On offer is a highly competitive salary, with extras, not to mention the prospect of working within a proactive organisation, and then there is the opportunity to live in the ‘winter-less north’

If you have the proven strategic future technology focus, need a new challenge, and desire an opportunity further afield, let’s talk.

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