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Powerco

3.9
  • 100 - 500 employees

2022 Graduate Electrical Engineering Programme

New Plymouth, Taranaki
Do you want to develop your career while making a difference to the electricity distribution industry? Then come join the Powerco Graduate Programme.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
1-3
Start Date
14 Feb 2022

Application dates

Applications Open
15 Jun 2021
Applications Close
2 Jul 2021

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Certificate
Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
E
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
T
Electrical

Graduate Electrical Engineer

New Plymouth

Do you want to develop your career while making a difference to the electricity distribution industry? Then maybe you could be the next person to join the Powerco Graduate Programme.

We are seeking dynamic Graduate Engineers to work alongside a team of capable and experienced electricity industry professionals to assist in planning, designing and maintaining the performance of our electricity network assets.

Graduate Engineers will assist with the:

  • Investigation of network data, and providing technical input to maintenance and condition monitoring plans, renewal plans and performance improvement studies.
  • Preparation of network modelling reports, network development area studies, operating guidelines, risk management and contingency plans, investment and financial/economic models and project briefs and approval documents for network projects.
  • Research and development of new network solutions, looking into changing customer demand trends and applying emerging technology
  • Development of technical standards for the planning, design, operation, construction and maintenance of the electricity network.
  • Project management of electricity network construction projects

The successful Graduate needs to have:

  • A Bachelor of Engineering or Diploma in electrical engineering, or a closely related field
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong teamwork ethic and can-do attitude
  • The ability to read and interpret plans
  • An affinity for technology
  • A strong drive to innovate and improve

NOTE: This role will start in early 2022 - applicants must have completed their degree or diploma by this date.

Applications close: Friday 2 July 2020

At Powerco, we are strong supporters of inclusion and diversity and believe that a diverse workplace adds to our ideas, solutions and overall strength. We foster a flexible working environment that is collaborative and trusted and is representative of the community which we serve. We believe that individuals thrive and the business prospers when people have a rewarding work experience and can be themselves.
Whiria te tangata - weave the people together.

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
Several months after graduating, I got a Graduate Electrical Engineer offer from Powerco. As knowing Powerco is a great company, I accepted the offer immediately.

Kevin Chang

  • Graduate stories
Several months after graduating, I got a Graduate Electrical Engineer offer from Powerco. As knowing Powerco is a great company, I accepted the offer immediately.

Kevin Chang

  • Graduate stories
What I enjoy are the opportunities to contribute to smooth operation and maintenance of the electrical network.

Darrin Hillas

  • Graduate stories
What I enjoy are the opportunities to contribute to smooth operation and maintenance of the electrical network.

Darrin Hillas

  • Graduate stories
Several months after graduating, I got a Graduate Electrical Engineer offer from Powerco. As knowing Powerco is a great company, I accepted the offer immediately.

Kevin Chang

  • Graduate stories
Several months after graduating, I got a Graduate Electrical Engineer offer from Powerco. As knowing Powerco is a great company, I accepted the offer immediately.

Kevin Chang

  • Graduate stories
What I enjoy are the opportunities to contribute to smooth operation and maintenance of the electrical network.

Darrin Hillas

  • Graduate stories
What I enjoy are the opportunities to contribute to smooth operation and maintenance of the electrical network.

Darrin Hillas