Jacobs Protection Design Engineer in Auckland, New Zealand

Protection Design Engineer


Jacobs is a global provider of technical, professional and scientificservices including engineering, architecture, construction, operations andproject management. Our portfolio spansindustrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets andgeographies.

About the opportunity

With our power business in New Zealand growing and a local team that isexcelling in providing innovative electrical design solutions to our clients,we are actively seeking a Protection Design Engineer to be based inour Auckland office. The Protection Design Engineer will be working as part ofa team that provides transmission (and distribution) substation secondaryprotection & control detailed designs and settings to clients in the powergeneration, transmission, distribution, and industrial HV sectors.

The backbone of our business centres on providing technical excellence.As the demand for new projects grows, so does the demand for cutting edgeskills. As a Protection DesignEngineer,thisis your opportunity to look for new and exciting projects to challenge andstretch your intellect and creativity. You will have the opportunity tohelp grow our Power business with our local and International clients.

About you

To excel in this role, you will need the following skills andexperience:

  • Bachelor degree in electrical engineering, or equivalent degree able to be accredited with Institute of Professional Engineers NZ.

  • Intermediate level of experience preferred in protection design, grading and settings

  • Strong range of broad technical competency as well as expertise in power systems, protection and secondary systems.

  • Understanding of New Zealand T&D utility work practices (or equivalent) desirable.

  • Strong work ethic, responsive attitude, professional rigour and ability to ensure projects are delivered on time, to budget and program.

Why Jacobs

At Jacobs we value people. Having the right balance of diversity, careerand lifestyle enables us to consistently deliver and exceed clients’expectations.

Working alongside industry leaders, you will have the opportunity todevelop your career working on key projects in an environment which encouragescollaboration, knowledge sharing and innovation. To support your professional growth, Jacobsflexible working arrangements, extended leave options and a host of social,health and wellbeing events and initiatives will underpin our commitment toyou. Rethinking how you work, ourculture at Jacobs means it’s all about what you do, not where you are, whichcounts!

It’s a great time to join Jacobs. Achieve more with a global brand. Apply online by clicking on the link below.

Please note: If you are beingrepresented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to beconsidered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.

Primary Location New Zealand-New Zealand Countrywide-Auckland

Req ID: NEW0000HJ