Electrical Fitters


Location: Auckland

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

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

This role will see you performing project work across multiple high voltage clients across Auckland and Hamilton.

What you’ll be doing

  • Provide maintenance and assemble HV systems, disconnectors wiring and panels
  • Deliver electrical and high-voltage maintenance across substation, industrial and commercial assets.
  • The work will range from maintenance, installation and commissioning transformers, circuit breakers, voltage transformers, current transformers, protection relays, battery banks and LV electrical work
  • Perform troubleshooting, fault finding and diagnostics on HV Electrical assets
  • Installation of transformers and ring main units (RMU)
  • Ensure work is carried out safely as per Ventia SHEQ Policies & Procedures

What you can expect

  • 40hr working week
  • Shared company vehicle for commute to site.
  • Flexibility for occasional working away from home (includes LAHA)
  • Our depot is based in Auckland, but the jobs will take place at various locations within the Auckland and Hamilton.
  • Join a team of over 120 experienced personnel.
  • Carpooling to work sites with crew members in company vehicles
  • Working on sites such as substations, steel mills and infrastructure projects.

What you need

  • Electrical registration from Electrical Workers Registration Board
  • Qualifications in Electrical Fitting (Registered Electrician)
  • White Card
  • Valid full Class 1 NZ driver's licence
  • Have a comprehensive knowledge of electrical theory and electrical testing
  • Preferably have experience in the High Voltage electrical industry. However, commercial and industrial electricians will be considered.
  • Demonstrate high levels of understanding of and adherence to the Health and Safety practices and regulations of the High Voltage Industry

What are the benefits?

  • Exposure to different contracts and locations
  • Ability to earn extra with working away from home opportunities
  • Opportunity for dual trade to increase earnings
  • Succession plans to enhance and highlight progressional opportunities!
  • This position offers excellent potential for career advancement within a rapidly growing and diverse major organization and industry.
  • Focus on quality and safety
  • Opportunity to travel within North to South Canterbury, Mackenzie Country and New Zealand as required
  • Be part of an international company that provides endless opportunity.
  • Buddy Program to help support the trainees with higher level qualified employees to further learning opportunities.
  • LAHA provided for occasional working away. (Including family support to attend working away trips with partners)
  • Management opportunities are available to progress to
  • Team bonding activities (Escape rooms, Family BBQs etc.)

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
To apply for this role, please click the apply button on this page.

If you would like to have a confidential conversation about this role, please call Sarah Doyle on +61 460 299 171.

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


With great exposure to multiple contracts across the company, you will be given the tools and training to upskill and progress your career. Being apart of the Ventia family allows you frontline access to opportunities and training.

This exciting opportunity in Twizel is perfect for any expereinced Electrical fitters to come aboard a fast growing company and industry.

Dual trade Opportunities

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