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Line Mechanic


Rotorua, New Zealand

Reference: 5379065

Distribution Line Mechanic - Rotorua

  • Rotorua location
  • Distribution experience
  • Great remuneration and benefits

Unison Contracting Services has experienced significant and sustained growth with the parent company Unison Networks committed to a substantial increased spend on our network. This has resulted in vacancies for experienced Line Mechanics to support our growing workforce.

At Unison Contracting your safety is our number one priority which means you'll be working to industry best practices with modern tools and trucks. We are committed to personal development and will invest heavily in our staff. We offer a wide range of personal benefits in addition to competitive remuneration rates.

The role of Line Mechanic is to install new equipment and services to both overhead lines and underground cables, as well as repair and restore fault-damaged lines, cables and equipment.

To be successful in this position you will:

  • Hold current EWRB Line Mechanic registration
  • Experience working on NZ distribution networks up to and including 33kV
  • Experience erecting poles both wooden and concrete
  • Experience fault-finding on overhead equipment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Be 100% committed to Safe Working Practices

At Unison we will provide:

  • A safe workplace, where safety and wellbeing is our number one priority
  • Permanent position with competitive remuneration package
  • Opportunity for overtime and allowances
  • Modern equipment & trucks
  • Ongoing training and development

If this sounds like you, then we would love to hear from you.

Unison is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We also understand that great performance comes from great people. As a valued team member, you will receive ongoing training and development as well as a host of benefits including great remuneration, health insurance, and subsidies to enjoy an active and healthy lifestyle.

Applications Close: 04 Mar 2021