Vacancy Details

  • Vacancy ID : 135
  • Job Title : Draughting Officer
  • Department : Network Assets
  • Closing Date : 4/10/2020
  • Details : At PowerNet, our people are committed to providing safe, efficient and reliable supply of electricity to businesses and communities across the lower South Island. We are an industry leader and as such, our progression and innovation is at the forefront of our business where we are committed to learning more about emerging technologies and the impact this will have on our customers, communities and network.

    We have an outstanding opportunity to join the PowerNet team in the exciting and rewarding role of Draughting Officer based in modern Balclutha or Invercargill office.

    As the Draughting Officer you will be responsible for Management of Engineering Drawings, including develop and maintain Electrical and Mechanical Engineering drawings under the direction of PowerNet engineers and project managers including line structures, zone substations (up to 66kV) and distribution sites. You will manage the distribution of engineering drawings to consultants and contractors and undertake CAD drawings to maintain updated drawings.

    Experience/Knowledge and Skills:
    • A relevant qualification in Qualifications in electrical or mechanical draughting
    • Class 1 Full Driver’s Licence (minimum)
    • Good CAD knowledge (prefer electrical or Civil)
    • Excellent interpersonal skills
    • Able to work with a variety of software packages
    • Understanding of electrical draughting practices, GIS and databases

    Our Candidate:
    The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual who has a pragmatic, flexible and adaptable approach. They will be a unified team member who has a high attention to detail with solid communication skills. You will be someone who is up front and honest and really wants to make a difference within a company who encourages growth and development and a can do attitude of "Do it once, do it right”.

    Our Culture:
    Here at PowerNet our people are our most valuable asset. We are committed to providing a caring team environment, a balanced approach to work and personal life, while encouraging professional and personal growth for everyone.

    To Apply:
    If you are looking for an outstanding opportunity in your career then we encourage you to apply online, for further information or a copy of the position description, please visit our website
    Please note you will need to attach your current resume along with a cover letter to support your application.

    Applications close Sunday 4th October 2020

    All applicants must be currently in New Zealand and eligible to work in New Zealand.