Streetlighting Line Mechanics

Last updated 27 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

Downer New Zealand is a leading provider of integrated services. Our commitment to building long-term relationships and supporting our customers with high calibre services and solutions; the talents of our people; and consistent excellence in operational delivery sets us apart.

Downer Streetlighting is a leading provider of end-to-end services, providing and delivering physical works for street light maintenance, renewal activities, construction and project associated services. In Auckland, we manage all matters relating to the maintenance and renewal activities within the streetlight network from Auckland central CBD through to the south end of Auckland that covers more than half of the streetlighting assets of Auckland.

As a Streetlighting Line Mechanic, you will be involved in carrying out maintenance and repairs of new installations and existing lighting across your region. This work is physical and involves civil work such as digging, so you will need to be physically fit and you will need to be happy to get your hands dirty. You must also:

  • Hold Line Mechanic Registration and current Practising License
  • Streetlighting experience is highly desirable
  • Have a current Full Drivers Licence with the ability to drive a manual vehicle
  • Ability to operate diggers and Hiab will be highly advantageous.

If you tick these boxes and are looking for an exciting new challenge, then we'd love to hear from you! This is an outstanding opportunity to work in diverse business. We offer you the opportunity to join our diverse and inclusive culture, and be part of a great team working in a collaborative environment. We provide comprehensive training to meet the stringent criteria of our industry, a competitive remuneration package reflective of your skills and experience, and all the tools of trade you need to do your job.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, head to and enter reference number 568221 to apply.

Downer NZ is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture.

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.

Due to the fast-paced nature of Downer, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change, so don't delay and make sure you apply as soon as possible.

Please note we have an in-house recruitment team that manage all our vacancies. No candidates presented through an agency will be considered for any of our roles advertised, unless previously arranged. We would strongly encourage all candidates interested in these roles, to apply directly online through the portal provided otherwise your application will not be considered.