Line Mechanic (lower South Island) - Expressions of Interest
Downer Power and Gas is a leading provider of end to end
services to owners of electricity, gas and other network and industrial assets.
We design, construct, operate, maintain and manage assets to deliver optimal
results for owners and their customers. With an exciting new construction
project this year, we have a need for a number of great people to join our
This is a great opportunity to see and experience our
country! Characterised by rugged mountain ranges, stunning lakes and scenic forests
the Lower South Island is a region offering a range of activities for the keen
We are offering a rare combination - join Downer as a
permanent employee, get stuck-in to a construction project in the lower South
Island until the end of this year. Gain training and client relevant
competencies as you work creating future opportunities to work in other areas
of NZ to fulfil the requirements of our strong work pipeline.
We will be creating work teams of experienced:
•Line Mechanics, and
•Line Mechanic Team Leaders
Flexibility to move to the lower South Island until the end
of 2017 and potentially relocate to other NZ locations as our future work
requires is a must.
It is essential you have power distribution experience and
in particular have worked on lines construction jobs. For our Line Mechanics
you will also need to offer:•Line Mechanic Registration and current Practising
- NZQA Level 4 or equivalent
- EWRB registration or meet requirements to apply
- Relevant competency tickets/licences
- Current Full Drivers Licence, ability to drive a manual vehicle and ideally a Heavy Traffic Licence Class 2
- Sound knowledge of the Safety Manual Electricity Industry (SMEI) and Safe Practices for Low Voltage Electrical Work
As a proven specialist in the power distribution field your
previous experience will demonstrate your technical ability, a commitment to
producing a quality job every time and taking pride in your results.
An appreciation of the impact of your work will ensure you
are a professional representative of the Downer brand in the communities you
work in. You'll also be a strong communicator and a positive team member who
holds Health & Safety in the highest regard.
You'll contribute to a substantial project as part of a
larger team and be proud to showcase your skills to provide critical
infrastructure for the community, as well as impacting business success.
The potential for growth within in Downer is massive. Your
current skills will be highly valued and we encourage continued learning and
offer full training and support to meet the competencies required by our
clients. Downer Line Mechanics are highly regarded and regularly recognised at
industry awards and competitions.
Attractive project package on offer.
Click apply now or head to www.downercareers.co.nz and
enter reference number 536893 to register your interest. Check out
www.downergroup.co.nz to see what we do!
Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful
applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and
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