Electrician - Otago Corrections Facility

Last updated 12 days ago
Location:Otago
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.

We hold a long-term Asset Management and Facilities Management contract with the Department of Corrections and the Ministry of Justice. Downer provides enhanced and extended scope of works and implements new processes to ensure that all facilitates are well managed and maintained.

About the role:

We are currently seeking a NZ registered electrician to support our contract based at the Otago Corrections Facility. This role involves a hands-on practical approach, provides an opportunity for an ambitious and resilient individual who can work in a high performing maintenance team. You will work in a robust environment undertaking of scheduled maintenance, first response, and reactive activities to mitigate disruption to the customer’s activities and business all while ensuring safe working practices are implemented and take corrective actions where required.

About you:

We would love to hear from candidates who have the following attributes:

  • NZ registered Electrician with a strong background in commercial/light industrial & domestic electrical work
  • Current and full NZ Practicing Electrical Licence.
  • Ensure Electrical compliance with New Zealand standards are maintained and documented
  • Proactive with a strong customer service ethic
  • Hold current full driver’s license
  • Preferred minimum five years trade experience post completion of apprenticeship within the electrical maintenance industry

A role with us can advance your career and expand your skills. 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 www.downercareers.co.nz and enter reference number 575594 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.