Senior Substation Design Engineer

Our client is a well known consultancy, specialising in the Power Industry. Busy and growing, they are looking to expand their design team and are keen to add a Senior Substation Design Engineer to their team.

The job will entail:

  • Evaluation of projects, scoping, specifying and quoting for new work.
  • Researching and preparing design solutions, carry out feasibility studies, preparing concept design etc.
  • Prepare project / solution design for all aspects of distribution substations – primary, secondary, controls and protection.

The person who will take up this role, will be:

  • Tertiary qualified in Electrical or Power Engineering (preferably from a Washington Accord institution)
  • Have at least 7 years experience in Substation Design, preferably within New Zealand v(primary and / or secondary side design)
  • Have a working knowledge of Distribution protection systems, earthing design, etc.

In general, be a versatile design engineer with plenty of substation design experience – primary and secondary side, controls and protection, be a team player but someone able to work autonomously and be a person who can develop good relationships with clients and coworkers alike..

On offer is a competitive remuneration package and the chance to join a growing company with a reputation for looking after their people.

If you are looking for your next challenge and like leading a team, if you enjoy working in a friendly, fun loving environment, this job will interest you.

If you are interested in applying for this position, click on the ‘Apply’ button below or for a confidential discussion, contact Daniel Hopkins on 0800 171 000 within New Zealand or +64 4 282 1563 internationally or

Please note: If this job or location is not quite right for you, we would still like to hear from you as there are other options that may suit you.