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Electrical Engineering / GIS Draughtsperson


Contact: Chris Woods

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  • Provincial coastal location, work/life balance, affordable housing
  • Great team, friendly culture, supportive environment
  • 12 Month Fixed Term Contract
What’s in it for me?
Our client operates an electricity distribution network to over 30000 customers within its region. This opportunity will see you joining an organisation that is leading the way with an applications modernisation programme including a recently implemented modern GIS platform. On a daily basis you will work with highly experienced GIS and technical specialists who will support your career development. Boasting a friendly, welcoming and social work culture you will be living in a provincial coastal location that offers affordable living and an enviable outdoors lifestyle. This role is NOT based in Christchurch.

What would I be doing?
Within this role your responsibilities will focus on producing and updating a series of site plans and services schematics. Specific duties include:
  • Performing complex draughting and illustrative graphics functions related to the preparation of utility engineering plans, record drawings and visual aids.
  • Draughting and reviewing drawings prepared from notes, original drawings or from verbal or written instructions.
  • Updating existing drawings as required. Preparing routine schematic diagrams.
  • Maintaining and updating the GIS connectivity model as required to a critical standard of accuracy.
  • Maintaining and updating spatial information of assets using GIS and related information systems.
  • Verifying entry of data in GIS and/or the Asset Management System.
What do I need?
To be successful in this role you need to be proficient at AutoCAD with a base knowledge of GIS (or a willingness to learn). Candidates who can display the following are encouraged to apply;
  • High working proficiency in AutoCAD and file management
  • Confidence with engineering terminology and services a bonus
  • Experience with GIS would be advantageous but not essential
  • Able to work in a flexible manner and have attention to detail
  • Ability to work under time pressures
  • Excellent written and spoken communications
This would be the perfect role for an experienced AutoCAD Draughter / GIS Technician, however we will also consider applications from those starting out in this field.

To be considered for the role applicants must have full work rights for NZ or hold a visa that will cover the period of the 12 month fixed term contract.

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