intermediate or senior protection engineer in Auckland

ekta sharma, randstad
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This well established, national consultancy services the high-voltage electric power industry. With a consistently strong workload, we are constantly recruiting for Intermediate and Senior Protection Engineers.

About the company;

With offices across the country; (Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Hamilton), this consultancy has been in operation for a strong 25 years. For that reason, they are considered specialists in their field when it comes to protection engineering, and substation design.

Repeat business from well known organisations ensures that our entire team has a strong workflow across; transmission, distribution and the generation sectors.
With amazing tenure, the current team of Engineers know the company inside out. We offer work life balance, taking into account project deadlines of course. If you’re looking to continue on your consulting career and work for an organisation with a healthy culture and strong reputation in the market, this role is for you.

To be successful in this role you will;

·BE (Electrical) or equivalent of
·Atleast 4 years, or 10 years of experience industry experience (Intermediate or Senior, respectively)
·Understanding of the standards and systems in the NZ distribution and generation market
·Detailed installation design of protection systems
·Investigating power system faults and studying them
·Computer modelling of power systems
·Protection relay setting calculations, reviews and co-ordination
Your softer skills will include:

·Attention to detail and a high level of confidence in your technical ability
·Natural problem solver
·Self-directed work ethic
·Strong organization skills
·Great relationship management skills – internally and externally
·Immaculate communication skills – written and verbal
On a day to day basis you will be responsible for solving problems for our clients, and reporting. You will be hands on with providing inputs for project bids.

If you are interested in this role, or would like to have a confidential discussion to find out more, please do not hesitate to contact Ekta on 09 336 0380 or


Electrical Engineering, Power, Protection

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree