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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 Type
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

Minimum Prior Qualification
Diploma
Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications 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
Bravely try new things. To accumulate experience in continuous attempts. Never be afraid and resist new things, because most likely you will have fun and find satisfaction in them.

Cecilia Fang

  • Graduate stories
Bravely try new things. To accumulate experience in continuous attempts. Never be afraid and resist new things, because most likely you will have fun and find satisfaction in them.

Cecilia Fang

  • 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
Bravely try new things. To accumulate experience in continuous attempts. Never be afraid and resist new things, because most likely you will have fun and find satisfaction in them.

Cecilia Fang

  • Graduate stories
Bravely try new things. To accumulate experience in continuous attempts. Never be afraid and resist new things, because most likely you will have fun and find satisfaction in them.

Cecilia Fang

  • 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