CAD Technician


Location: Waikato

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

Ventia is an established service provider in the Power, Distribution & High Voltage electrical industry. We partner with leading NZ clients providing maintenance, installation, and construction services to a range of substation, industrial & commercial assets.

Ventia have been awarded a new contract in the electrical distribution sector in the Hamilton region. A rare opportunity awaits a skilled CAD Technician. The successful candidate will provide valuable technical input, producing CAD drawings to ensure the contract can make key decisions.

This is a full-time, permanent role at minimum 40 hours a week

Key Deliverables    

In this role you will be responsible for doing design and construction, transmission, pole design, subdivision asset data entry. You will create SLD drawings for andelect pillars, schematics for switching stations, power stations, modelling of transmission and subdivisions.

You will participate in on-the-job and off-the-job learning, and development activities as required; Communicate and provide feedback on all relevant design-related issues, to team members; Actively participate in learning and development activities to maintain and enhance draughting and/or design skill levels, and share information with or coach others to enhance their learning.

What we offer you

  •     Competitive pay rates 
  •     Long term secure employment  
  •     Access to leading edge technology and equipment  
  •     Long term maintenance contracts  
  •     Social activities such as fishing, BBQ’s and celebration of end of end of projects
  •    Career progression training to develop your career.

About you - Required Skills and Competencies

  • Electrical Engineering Qualification - Advantageous
  • AutoCAD Electrical
  • Microsoft Office Suite - Advantageous
  • Attention to detail
  • Effective communication skills
  • Valid driver’s license


We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents, and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success.

How to Apply

If this sounds like an opportunity for you, click on the “apply now” button found on this page. For further information regarding this position please contact

Shortlisted candidates will be asked to undergo a pre-employment medical as well as a police check.

VENTIA is your next career destination! Opportunities for a skilled CAD Technician to join our team for 2023.

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