Electrical Engineering Intern

Posted on Sept. 9, 2023 by InternPlug

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Job Description

Reference # 21808
Posted on 08 Sep 2023
Closes on 24 Sep 2023 23:55
Location(s) Hamilton
Expertise Engineering
Job level(s) Entry
Work type(s) Fixed term full-time

About Genesis

Genesis is currently on an exciting transformational journey; we're rethinking, refreshing and reimagining how we use energy in everyday life as the convergence of digital applications, low-cost solar and the development of battery storage is gaining pace. At Genesis, we're working to put power in the hands of our customers, and over half a million New Zealanders have chosen to be with us.

We are diverse in what we deliver, and you'll find that diversity is a key driver of our culture. We believe in delivering a difference, growing with energy and succeeding together for our people, our customers and the communities we're part of. Join us and know that you'll be valued for the contribution you make and the part you play in empowering New Zealand's sustainable future.

About the Role

You will assist the Electrical Engineering team with data gathering, formatting and analysis of hydro generating plant ancillary systems in order to develop recommendations on the optimisation of these systems. You will participate in a team of engineers accountable for a Class 4 overhaul on a large hydrogenator. This is a great opportunity to get firsthand experience in various engineering initiatives related to generators, transformers, switchgear, control systems and electrical protection.

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Provide engineering data to determine possible engineering solutions. Present this data in a usable format for effective analysis.
  • Being part of an engineering team performing designs for electrical and control system upgrades
  • Opportunity to gain exposure to hydro generators and their ancillary systems by working closely with the electrical and mechanical engineering teams responsible for hydro generators during a Class 4 overhaul.
  • Provision of 2 weekly progress reports to the mentor within the engineering team.
  • Provision of a final detailed report outlining the processes, activities, and outcomes of each of the assigned tasks.

Education and Experience

  • Have completed/near completion of 2nd year of Electrical and Electronic Engineering degree (High Voltage and Machines subjects will be an advantage)
  • Great communication skills, both written and verbally.
  • Keen to learn with a positive attitude and willingness to contribute.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Outlook).
  • A New Zealand driver's license will be beneficial for this role.
  • Ability to work away from home during hydro plant outages

Our Culture:

Genesis is proud to be an inclusive workplace. We celebrate difference, diversity and aim to empower our employees., creating and nurturing an environment where everyone is encouraged to bring their whole-selves to work every day. We offer our staff with a great salary, 4% KiwiSaver, a power discount, a collaborative culture and ongoing development opportunities to name a few. If this sounds like you, please

Advertised until:
Oct. 9, 2023

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