Electrical Technicians - New Zealand

Job Title: Electrical Technicians - New Zealand
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wellington
Salary: $45 - $55 per hour
Start Date: 2019-09-10
Reference: JO-1909-97611
Contact Name: George Hall
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 11, 2019 16:16

Job Description

Our client is are looking for a number of Wind Technicians to be based full time at one of their stunning sites in New Zealand. Working in the open air, in this role you’ll be using your electrical or mechanical background to ensure the smooth operation of their wind turbine generators.

The Role
  • Supporting the wind farm’s productivity by leading scheduled service and reactive. maintenance on the site (which may involve the use of hydraulic torque and tensioning tools)
  • Learning the turbine controls and systems.
  • Being a competent faultfinder in both mechanical or electrical systems.
  • Maintaining all company vehicles and plant equipment to ensure good operating conditions.
  • Complying with the site’s safety expectations by reporting all incidents, accidents, or near misses and undertaking each task in a manner that ensure you and those around you stay safe.
  • Supporting the site’s growth by sharing opportunities for continuous improvement.
  • Being available for on call duties as part of the team roster.
The Person
  • Registered electrician, or have an electrical trade qualification.
  • Trade qualified mechanical fitter or Hydraulic engineer (trade) or Electronics technician (trade)
  • Experience and skills should include:
  • Physically fit - able to climb up to 70 metres and lift up to 25kg.
  • Comfortable working in confined spaces, and – it goes without saying – at height!
  • Preference will be given the candidates who have a qualification/experience in any/all of the following:
  • Any form of wind turbine experience
  • Diagnostic or fault-finding experience (electrical or mechanical)
  • Trade qualified (electrical or mechanical)
To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact George Hall on 07 3023 1054, quoting ref no. JO-1909-97611. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at