First listed on: 04 October 2017

Development Engineering Officer

Energise your knowledge

Powerlink is a government owned corporation which owns, develops, operates and maintains Queensland's high voltage electrical transmission networks. We are the central link in the electricity chain, transporting high voltage electricity from the generators to the electricity distribution networks.

Kick start your career in the electrical supply industry and make the connection with our Development Engineering Officers Graduate Program

We are seeking recent electrical trade qualified graduates with an Associate Degree (majoring in Electrical and Electronic or Power Engineering) or Bachelor of Engineering Technology degree (majoring in Electrical Engineering). Our structured development program will give you a broad foundation as an Engineering Officer.

The program allows you to develop a career path and gain a clear understanding of Powerlink's business. You will have the opportunity to gain experience in Design, Network Operations, Network Field Services and Project Management. Our program provides development and hands on experience in areas such as:

· engineering design of high voltage substations and secondary systems, or

· maintenance and testing high voltage and secondary equipment, or

· operation of high voltage networks.

With a tailored training and development plan you will accelerate your career as an Engineering Officer. You are assigned a mentor who is a leading professional in his/ her field with a wealth of experience who will provide you with the support and direction you need to excel in the energy industry.

What we offer

We have a range of career opportunities to offer self motivated, talented and enthusiastic people who want to make the connection with the energy industry. In return, we reward our employees with a competitive remuneration and some of the best working conditions in the industry.

At Powerlink Queensland we aim to foster a productive and supportive workforce that provides equal opportunities for all employees.

Apply now

If you have an electrical trade qualification, you've recently completed your Associate Degree (majoring in Electrical and Electronic or Power Engineering) or Bachelor of Engineering Technology degree (majoring in Electrical Engineering) and you are keen join a world leader in electricity transmission, apply via the 'Careers' section on

Applications close midnight Sunday 22nd October 2017

2017 Development Engineering Officer PD.pdf

If you are interested in this opportunity or furthering your career within the electricity transmission industry please visit our careers page and make the connection at:

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