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Title:  Junior CAD Operator - Wellington

Date:  02-May-2021

Wellington, KiwiRail Holdings Ltd, NZ, 6011

Business unit:  Operations and Commerce
Position status:  Permanent
Employment type:  Full Time
Level of experience:  Entry-Level

KiwiRail is proud to be the backbone of New Zealand's integrated transport network, where delivering sustainable and inclusive growth to our customers, our communities and our people is critical.  That is why we are on the hunt for a Junior CAD Operator to join our team in Wellington. 


This is a wonderful entry-level position with training provided for someone who wants to attain skills in CAD design and document control.  Initially and primarily you will be involved with our Signals team who are ready to show you the ropes and getting you involved with production and amendments of drawings, interpreting of sketches and marked-up drawings to translate them.  They will also be helping you to perform document control activities in the maintenance and support of our document management systems and other office assistance tasks as needed to support the Engineering functions.


You will be an active, positive, and contributing member of the Engineering Team and be prepared to work across the team, provide support to leadership and stand in for colleagues.


Your Skills:


  • Strong computer literacy with working knowledge of Microsoft products (Excel, Word etc.) and experience with CAD systems such as Bentley or AutoCAD will be highly advantageous.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to effectively present information and advice to a range of audiences.
  • Organised and able to manage conflicting demands and changing priorities to achieve deadlines and deliver responsibilities.
  • Demonstrated ability to follow processes to a high degree of quality and accuracy
  • Customer-focused and driven to exceed service delivery expectations
  • Innovative, creative, and focused on continuous improvement.


Beside the above you will be able to work effectively without direct supervision be self-aware and motivated to contribute to opportunities for improvement.


If this sounds like the role where you can showcase your skills, then don’t delay put your application forward straight away!


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Please note due to volume of applications and interest in this role, closing dates may change as to the advertised dates, therefore we encourage those interested in applying do so as soon as possible.

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