Maintenance Engineer – Engineering Jobs in New Zealand

Migration Associates has formed a strategic relationship with New Zealand Skills In Demand Limited regarding job opportunities in New Zealand.

New Zealand Skills In Demand is currently recruiting a Maintenance Engineer to join a power company based in South Canterbury.

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Title: Maintenance Engineer – Power Distribution
Job Base: Timaru, New Zealand
Organisation Description: Owns and operates the electricity distribution network in South Canterbury, New Zealand.
Job Role: Reporting to the Asset Manager the scope of this role is diverse and represents a full spectrum maintenance engineering functions, critical to support the on-going development, maintenance, performance measurement and operation of the company’s assets. Responsibilities include: * Prepare, prioritise, schedule and project manage the Network Asset Maintenance Programme * Establish & update effective Network Maintenance Standards; strategies, procedures, information and systems * Prepare relevant maintenance budget estimate during Asset Management Plan compilation process * Action day to day asset maintenance queries and fault reports * Report in detail to project milestones and of priority adhoc matters * Manage relationships and critical performance aspects of Contractors and internal Stakeholders as they relate to the Maintenance Engineer’s accountabilities
Ideal Candidate: * Experienced electrical engineer with at least 5 years experience. Minimum of NZCE/ Diploma in Electrotechnology (or equivalent). * Background would ideally include power distribution network exposure. * Ability to manage multiple projects of high value. communication skills to achieve strong productive relationships with a wide range of stakeholders. * A demonstrated focus on achieving desired results in an expedient way including the use of contemporary technologies and methods is important.
Qualifications Required: Diploma or Degree in Electrical Engineering.
Salary Guide: NZ$80-120,000
Full Time: Yes
Permanent: Yes
Other Package Details: superannuation & medical insurance