Mercury Electrical Engineer Hamilton/Rotorua

22 September 2017

An exciting opportunity is now available in the Engineering Infrastructure team directly reporting to the Generating Plant (Electrical) Team Leader based at Hamilton or Rotorua. You will fit into a skilled team that ensures the electrical integrity of station assets across fuel groups and provides operational engineering support to these assets.

Mercury is committed to continual professional development and as such is a professional development partner of IPENZ. Electrical Engineers are encouraged to work towards Chartered Engineer registration.

To be successful for this role you will need to be able to demonstrate the following:

  • An ability to demonstrate a high level of problem solving skills and an ability to communicate effectively across a wide range of media to different audiences
  • An understanding of the commercial and technical aspects of electrical generating plant, as well as ancillary systems and their performance
  • Provide operational engineering or maintenance support to generation assets.
  • Excellent commercial analysis of engineering projects.
  • A good understanding of current Health and Safety legislation and have experience in risk management
  • Graduate degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • 4 + years relevant work experience (desirable)

Mercury is in an exciting phase of asset life extension and asset replacement. This role offers the successful candidate the opportunity to grow their technical abilities across a range of assets or focus on an asset type to become a technical specialist. This role offers excellent career exposure with a mix of design work, project management and on-site implementation.

To apply for this role please send your CV and covering letter ASAP - applications close on 7 October.