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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
Bravely try new things. To accumulate experience in continuous attempts. Never be afraid and resist new things, because most likely you will have fun and find satisfaction in them.

Cecilia Fang

  • Graduate stories
Bravely try new things. To accumulate experience in continuous attempts. Never be afraid and resist new things, because most likely you will have fun and find satisfaction in them.

Cecilia Fang

  • 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
Bravely try new things. To accumulate experience in continuous attempts. Never be afraid and resist new things, because most likely you will have fun and find satisfaction in them.

Cecilia Fang

  • Graduate stories
Bravely try new things. To accumulate experience in continuous attempts. Never be afraid and resist new things, because most likely you will have fun and find satisfaction in them.

Cecilia Fang

  • 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