Auckland City, AucklandElectrix Limited is a high profile, long term leader in the Australasian electrical and gas contracting markets.
Electrix Limited is also one of New Zealand's foremost electrical construction and maintenance companies and provides a wide range of services to the power, electricity, gas, industrial and commercial sectors.
We seek the services of an experienced Driver / Operator to provide a technical trade service to Electrix, covering a wide range of basic and operating technical tasks.
Key responsibilities : trades staff.Preparing the work site for installation and maintenance work to be performedOperating an excavator and crane to assist with pole and ground mounted switch replacementsDisestablishing the work site and clearing tools, equipment and excess materials upon completion of workAssisting with the erection of safety equipment prior to the commencement of work and removal of equipment upon completionCarrying out standard housekeeping duties associated with the work site, e.
g. cleaning and tidying of plant and equipmentTaking ownership of the truck and excavator and ensuring all equipment is compliant, checked and maintainedCarrying out routine physical work associated with the installation and maintenance of distribution equipment to support the electrical work to be performed by a qualified tradesman, e.
g. cable pulling and trench diggingUnderstanding and implementing the company health and safety policy and taking reasonable care of own health and safety and the health and safety of othersComplying and co-
operating with any reasonable instruction, policy or procedure by the company to allow the company to comply with their duties and obligations under the Health and Safety at Work Act.
Ensuring appropriate personal training / competence to carry out the prescribed task and that the necessary licenses / certificates of competence are current and appropriateEnsuring the appropriate plant and equipment to carry out the prescribed task is available and safe to operate, and taking personal care of plant and equipment to maintain it's safe to operate condition.
Ensuring that all guards / barriers are securely fixed and that all safety equipment and personal protective clothing / equipment provided are usedReporting any events / incidents as soon as reasonably practical, and stopping work and reporting concerns to the immediate supervisor if there are concerns for personal safetyEnsuring no personal interference with any safety device occurs without the appropriate company approvalQualifications / Technical Knowledge / Key Skills required : H A basic knowledge of safety requirement pertaining to the workClass 4 drivers licence with W.
T.R (Wheels Tracks Rollers) endorsementsExperience in operating cranes (Hiab's) in the electrical industry3 5 years' experience in operating excavators around utilities and servicesThis position is based in Albany.
Attractive rates of pay are available commensurate with experience, together with an attractive superannuation (conditions apply) and company funded medical insurance.
Applicants must be eligible to work in New Zealand.In accordance with the Company's Drug & Alcohol Policy, the successful applicant will be required to undergo a pre-
employment drug test and medical.We prefer online applications. Once you click Apply you will be routed to our career website where you will be required to complete an on-
line application. This may take a few minutes.Applications close Thursday, 26 September 2019