Electrician

Napier, New Zealand

Reference: 6040037

If you're ready to take charge of electrical functions on a site that has it all, then this may be the job for you.

About the Role

As the Industrial Electrician (Shift) you are responsible for providing hands on practical electrical expertise and lead assigned tasks and projects for the Lumber division. You will ensure that all electrical functions for the division are maintained for optimal performance. You have will have a focus on reliability of electrical, optimisation and control systems. In your role you will also lead the resolution of electrical breakdowns and failures promptly to minimise production downtime while actively participating in preventative maintenance strategies. There is also the opportunity to monitor and review electrical performance and current processes to identify efficiencies and process improvements. This role is based at our Whirinaki site located 15 mins north of Napier.

This is a shift role, to meet the 24/7 nature of the business. The shift pattern consists of 4 twelve-hour shifts, made up of 2 nights and 2 days over an 8 day period.

We offer

  • Above market salary
  • Secure employment
  • A supportive learning and development environment
  • Reward and recognition
  • Flexible work options
  • Wellbeing programme
  • Free life insurance for you and discounted life insurance for your partner
  • Subsidised medical insurance for you and your family
  • Discounted petrol
  • Free flu injections
  • Retail discounts
  • EAP
  • Annual firewood allocation
  • Relocation costs (if applicable)
  • Family friendly events

About us

We add value to our natural resources. Our business is renewables, and we have been a part of New Zealand's bio-based economy for 50 years. We grow, process, and deliver quality radiata products to national and international markets. Sustainability and safety are the foundations of our business. We have a team of over 450 full time staff and 400 contractors. We care for our people, the environment and our community.

About you

You are self-motivated with high levels of energy to get the job done.

You also have:

  • a level 4 Trade Certificate (or equivalent)
  • a minimum of 2 years' experience as a NZ registered electrician
  • a strong electrical aptitude and demonstrated practical experience
  • good diagnostic and troubleshooting skills
  • experience in a manufacturing or industrial environment
  • knowledge and experience with Allen Bradley PLC systems preferred
  • a positive outlook - team fit is a must
  • good communication skills
  • a willingness to learn

If this sounds like you and you're ready for your next exciting career journey, apply now!


Applications Close: 28 Aug 2022