Field Services System Maintenance

Field Services System Maintenance
Posted: 1 Sep 2021
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Te Awamutu
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Start Date: ASAP

Waipa Networks owns and operates the electricity network that delivers power to 27,800 customers across the Waipa area.  Based in Te Awamutu, the business is owned by the Waipa Networks Trust for the benefit of its customers and is responsible for providing outstanding services and value for money. 


They are now looking for a new team member who will work closely with their Field Services Team and be a critical part of the network construction, maintenance and contracting work.


To be eligible you’ll already have a current EST or practicing electrician licence or a EWRB Line Mechanic practicing licence.  So much the better if you’ve also got your HT licence and can operate an excavator 


Key areas of responsibility will include:

  • Voltage testing 
  • Pillar defects and maintenance 
  • Earth testing and repairs
  • Assist equipment assembly in the workshop
  • Ground mounted equipment checks and maintenance 
  • Customer & land liaison
  • Assist the faults team on urgent fault work
  • GPS of network assets / Data Capture 


Based in Te Awamutu, Waipa Networks is centrally located in the mighty Waikato with city and country lifestyle opportunities, great schooling and a choice of great communities literally on our doorstep.   


As an employer, Waipa Networks offers team members various benefits including a key focus on professional development, attractive remuneration and medical insurance.


Interested? Click Apply today to register your interest.


Please note that our work environment is safety sensitive and safety is of the utmost importance to us.  As part of our focus on safe working practices we operate a drug and alcohol free workplace. The successful applicant will therefore need to pass pre-employment medical and substance misuse assessments.