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Powerco

3.9
  • #1 in Mining, energy, oil and gas
  • 100 - 500 employees

2021 Graduate Gas Engineering Programme

Wellington

Opportunity details

Opportunity Types
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
1
Salary
$55,000 - $59,999
Start Date
15 Feb 2021

Application dates

Applications Open
18 Sep 2020
Applications Close
2 Oct 2020

Minimum requirements

Level of Study
Diploma
Accepting International Applications
No
Degrees Accepted
E
Chemical Engineering
Mathematics & Statistics
Petroleum Engineering

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.

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
What I enjoy are the opportunities to contribute to smooth operation and maintenance of the electrical network.

Darrin Hillas

  • Graduate stories
What I enjoy are the opportunities to contribute to smooth operation and maintenance of the electrical network.

Darrin Hillas

  • Graduate stories
Several months after graduating, I got a Graduate Electrical Engineer offer from Powerco. As knowing Powerco is a great company, I accepted the offer immediately.

Kevin Chang

  • Graduate stories
Several months after graduating, I got a Graduate Electrical Engineer offer from Powerco. As knowing Powerco is a great company, I accepted the offer immediately.

Kevin Chang

  • Graduate stories
What I enjoy are the opportunities to contribute to smooth operation and maintenance of the electrical network.

Darrin Hillas

  • Graduate stories
What I enjoy are the opportunities to contribute to smooth operation and maintenance of the electrical network.

Darrin Hillas

  • Graduate stories
Several months after graduating, I got a Graduate Electrical Engineer offer from Powerco. As knowing Powerco is a great company, I accepted the offer immediately.

Kevin Chang

  • Graduate stories
Several months after graduating, I got a Graduate Electrical Engineer offer from Powerco. As knowing Powerco is a great company, I accepted the offer immediately.

Kevin Chang