Location: Wellington

Job Type: Full time


Ko te take ka parekareka e koe ki te mahi ki kōnei | Why you will enjoy working here

Downer is committed to delivering excellence by ensuring our people have the environment and the means to be successful. We offer:

  • Free access to Marram health care benefits and discounted holiday homes
  • Safety equipment and clothing provided as part of the role
  • Discounts for Samsung, Repco, PB Tech, Gym memberships and more!
  • Internal promotion encouraged, training and development on offer

Have a look at our other great benefits at people.downergroup.co.nz/downer-benefits/

Te kōwhiringa | The Opportunity

Downer is a significant player in the telecommunications industry within New Zealand. From cities to rural communities, from the Chatham Islands to Antarctica, our experts are delivering mobile and broadband coverage to keep communities connected. We are growing our business through delivering consistent service, excellence and by developing inspirational leadership with our people and customers.

We are seeking an experienced Electrician to join the Telecommunications team based in Wellington. In the role, you will provide services including construction, maintenance and Fault diagnosis/rectification of all network equipment and installations.

Company vehicle is supplied. On call roster & overtime opportunities are available regularly.

Nga pūkenga matua | Important Skills

It is essential that you are an experienced industry Electrician and can offer:

  • Relevant Electrical Registration and current Practising License, or equivalent
  • NZQA Level 4 or equivalent
  • A minimum of two years’ experience, high voltage desirable
  • Current Class 1 full Drivers Licence, ability to drive a manual vehicle. and ideally a Heavy Traffic Licence
  • A strong commitment to safety including sound knowledge of the Safety Manual Electricity Industry (SMEI) and Safe Practices for Low Voltage Electrical Work

Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation

Want to know more about what it is like to work at Downer? Then head to our People Site at http://people.downergroup.co.nz

Me pēhea ki te tono | How to apply

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, click Apply Now to submit your application! The reference number for this role is 596274.

We are committed to a safe working environment for everyone - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test, medical and a Ministry of Justice check prior to starting employment. If you need support with this requirement, please talk to our team.

You’ve got this!