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Graduate Gas Engineer

  • LocationWellington Central, Wellington 6012 - New Zealand
  • Work TypeFull Time - Permanent
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed 2 months ago
    Published on 16 Sep 2020
  • Chemical Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Graduate Engineer
  • Reliability Engineering

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  • Job no: TE8BD

Graduate Gas Engineer


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

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

Graduate Engineers will assist with the:

  • Investigation of network data and providing technical input for strategy development, maintenance and inspection programmes, and renewal programmes.
  • Preparation of network modelling reports assessing changing customer demand trends, emerging technologies and identifying required network solutions.
  • Designing network solutions, looking into network performance, technical standards, risk management and contingency plans, and developing design documentation.
  • Project management of gas network construction projects and developing project approval documentation.
  • Contractor management to assist with ensuring a high level of network construction and maintenance is upheld. 
  • Customer account management to ensure network construction meets customer and business expectations.

The successful Graduate needs to have:

  • A Bachelor of Engineering (preferably Chemical and Process or Mechanical) or Diploma in engineering, or a closely related field
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong teamwork ethic and can-do attitude
  • An affinity for technology
  • A strong drive to innovate and improve

NOTE: This role will start in early 2021 - applicants must have completed their degree or diploma by this date.

Applications close: Friday 2 October 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.

  • Closed 2 months ago - 02 Oct 2020
  • Published on 16 Sep 2020, 4:04 AM