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Company Tradestaff
Location Dunedin, Otago
Listed Wed 11 Jul, 5:03 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference BBBH200227
We are seeking Line Mechanics/Live Line Mechanics to join our team, to undertake maintenance and capital works on Electricity Distribution Networks.

This work will be based in Dunedin and we are happy to assist in relocation costs if necessary. This is a great opportunity to make a fresh start in a new city where housing and the cost of living is amongst the cheapest in the country.

Skills and Experience

The successful applicant will have:

  • Registration with EWRB and or hold a current practicing licence
  • National Certificate in Electricity Supply (Line Mechanic Distribution) Level 4
  • A sound knowledge of restoration of fault damaged lines, installations and cables
  • 11kV switching operations
  • Safe working practice

There may also be an opportunity to upskill and gain experience and competency in:

  • National Certificate in Electricity Supply (Line Mechanic Distribution Live Work Glove and Barrier up to 33kV) (Level 5)
  • Hot Stick (non-load bearing)

Successful candidate must also have:

  • A current full drivers licence.
  • Be prepared to be part of a standby faults roster.
  • Be able to work as part of a team or on your own.
  • Be able to pass pre-employment medical and drug and alcohol testing requirements.

If interested please APPLY ONLINE or email your CV and cover letter to You can also call me on 0508 404040 (Dunedin) for further details.

Note: Applicants for this position require NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.