Transmission Line Engineer

Location:Wellington
Job Type:Full Time

About the Opportunity

Working as a key part of the Wellington structural team, this role will primarily be focused on the technical delivery of projects for our key energy sector clients.

The role includes a mixture of technical engineering design, project management, technical review and business development with the balance changing according to business needs.

The role would suit a technically strong engineer with good project management skills and leadership ambitions, looking to develop into project leadership roles.

Key duties will include:

  • Carry out analysis and design of transmission lines and associated structures
  • Coordinate and liaise with the drafting team to produce relevant documentation, plans and drawings
  • Prepare and present neat and professional calculations and sketches to communicate engineering design
  • Complete engineering design using hand calculations, computer simulations and finite element modelling and conventional software
  • Prepare specifications and other tender documentation and produce clear and concisely written reports
  • Take part in design reviews and other meetings with our key energy sector clients
  • Carry out thorough and robust technical reviews of work by other team members
  • Provide technical mentoring to junior engineers

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Tertiary qualification in engineering
  • 6+ years’ experience working as a structural engineer/transmission line engineer in New Zealand or similar environment
  • Design and construction of a variety of structural types
  • Significant relevant experience in a consulting engineering organisation
  • Significant experience in the design of transmission line structures
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong skills in software specific to transmission line structural design.
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Excel

About us

Calibre Group is a diversified Professional Services and Construction specialist. We provide a broad scope of engineering, consulting, construction, project delivery and management services, allowing Calibre to turn knowledge into value at every stage of the project lifecycle.

What We Offer

We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and as our most valuable asset we invest in our employees’ personal and professional growth. We provide a range of benefits including;

  • Strong professional development programs (we are an accredited professional development partner with Engineering NZ), on the job training and study support
  • Leadership and mentoring programs
  • Paid parental leave
  • Purchased leave
  • Salary continuance insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible working options
  • Professional memberships and subscriptions
  • Competitive remuneration packages
  • Generous employee referral incentives
  • A host of health and well being benefits

If this sounds like you then APPLY NOW