Are you an experienced Cable Jointer or Electrician looking for a new challenge?
Keen on a role with a proven company and a great team?
We have an amazing opportunity for you!
Northpower is an electricity and fibre network provider forWhangarei and Kaipara, with more than 60,000 connected customers.
We alsoprovide contracting services to our partners other network owners andoperators across the North Island.
We have over 1,000 staff working together across 13locations to keep the power on and the lights going for our customers.
As a CableJointer with Northpower, this will see you working in a varied role where youwill be undertaking cable location, fault location, testing of new and repairedcables and high voltage switching.
Assist cable faults team and providingsystem information and cable locations as required. You’ll be part of an on call roster carryingout standover duties.
What we’re offering
An opportunity to gain new skills within the electricity distribution industry
An interesting role within a great team
The chance to work with a company who puts our people at the heart of the organisation and is committed to safety
Competitive remuneration, an in-house wellbeing programme and initiatives including group discounted medical insurance, discounted gym membership
Who we’re looking for
To be considered for this roleyou’ll need to be an experienced Cable Jointer with EWRBregistration and a current practising licence, along with a current driverslicence (Class 1).
You will need to demonstrate thefollowing :
Experience with Jointing XLPE / PILC and STA cables up to and including 33kV
Sound technical knowledge of cables and local network systems, procedures and standards
Great verbal and written communication skills, with basic technology knowledge
A strong commitment to health and safety
A great attitude and a willingness to be part of a team
Experience with cable testing and / or switching at high voltage (desirable but not essential)
Experience with Vector and / or Transpower networks (desirable but not essential)