Design Draughtsperson (Power Systems CAD)

Tesla Consultants is an engineering consultancy offering specialist services to the electric power industry with offices throughout the country. We are looking for a self-motivated Design Draughtsperson to support significantly increased client (major utilities) demand for our quality services on an ongoing basis. The position is permanent, full-time and can be based in either Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington or Christchurch.

We offer a friendly and very flexible working environment. You will be working as part of an existing draughting team and will receive a highly attractive remuneration package which will largely be dependent on your experience. Tesla’s exceptionally low staff turnover is a good indication of our commitment to work/life balance.

You will be working on both primary and secondary components of substation and power station design projects. Familiarity with New Zealand transmission / generation / distribution utility standards & systems is essential, as are:

  • Highly competent with AutoCAD and Raster Design
  • Design draughting experience in the New Zealand power industry
  • A genuine interest in working in the electric power industry
  • Self motivation and desire to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to produce high quality drawings
  • Enjoy working in a team environment

Additional external or on-site training can be provided and there are great career path opportunities for those interested in electrical design.

You must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand and have excellent written and oral English language skills.

If you feel you meet the above criteria, please email to apply for this position or to request additional information.