AECOM Principal Transmission Lines Engineer in Christchurch, New Zealand
New Zealand - Wellington, Wellington
We are a vibrant, dedicated team of Transmission & Distribution (T&D) professionals who provide advice and expertise to our high-profile clients throughout NZ, Australia and Asia. Our renowned team of experts also support our global power teams.
As a Principal Transmission Lines Engineer in our T&D team, you will be involved in leading the modelling, design of structures and foundations for Transmission Lines projects.
Each day you will be challenged with a different problem to solve and there will be endless opportunities for you to advance your career in the T&D sector.
Whilst the role is based in our modern CBD offices, there will be some travel required and assignments offshore.
Some of the day to day tasks will include:
Concept and Detailed Design of Transmission Lines using PLS-CADD software
Modelling of structures using PLS-TOWER, PLS-POLE
Foundation designs – varying from normal concrete foundations to pile foundations
Site visits and inspections as required
Drafting design reports
Assisting with the preparation of proposals
Interfacing / developing relationships with clients to secure new opportunities
Mentoring and supporting junior members of the team
You will be able to demonstrate:
Minimum of 10 years transmission lines industry experience
Proficient in PLS software packages
In depth knowledge of transmission line design up to 330kV and higher voltage levels
Excellent organisation and communication skills
Self-motivated and a team player
Site experience / experience in projects being constructed
- University degree in Civil, Structural or Mechanical Engineering
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Power
Business Line Power & Industrial
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country New Zealand
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 226290BR
Additional Locations NZ - Auckland, NZ - Christchurch
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.