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Line Mechanic

Trades & Services

This employer currently has an exciting opportunity within their Hamilton Power NZ team for a hardworking and motivated line mechanic.


This employer is an established service provider in the Power, Distribution & High Voltage electrical industry. They partner with leading NZ clients providing maintenance, installation, and construction services to a range of substation, industrial & commercial assets. This role will see you performing project work across multiple clients across Hamilton. 

This is a full-time, permanent position working 40 hours per/week from 7am – 3:30pm with the potential to earn significant overtime during busy periods. Car pooling and a shared company vehicle to commute to site provided along with a mobile phone. Wage base rate is dependent on experience ranging from $36.00per/hour - $40.00per/hour + overt time (OT)

What are the benefits? 

  • Competitive pay rates 
  • Long term secure employment   
  • Access to leading edge technology and equipment  
  • Long term maintenance contracts  
  • Social activities such as fishing, BBQ’s and celebration of end of end of projects

Key Deliverables

  • Pole erection
  • Overhead line construction and maintenance
  • Underground cable laying and maintenance  
  • Maintenance of equipment
  • Work site management and participation

What you need

  • Distribution Line Mechanic Electrical Registration (full, provisional, or limited) from the Electrical Workers Registration Board' (EWRB)
  • Minimum 3 years experience working on distribution LV line work  
  • Certificate IV in Electricity Supply Distribution (Advantageous)
  • Proven practical experience on electrical distribution networks  


This employer is enriched by the diverse experiences, talents and cultures that their people bring to the organisation, while celebrating and respecting the communities they operate in. They are committed to providing a safe and positive environment that provides equal opportunities for individuals of all backgrounds, including Māori and Pasifika people, LGTBQI+, Women, Veterans and spouses and people with disabilities.

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Job listing published:
April 2, 2024

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