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Counties Power is a consumer-owned lines company supplying power for over 90 years to over 42,000 customers in the southern Auckland and northern Waikato regions.  Our goals are zero harm for our people and the communities in which we operate, and providing a reliable and cost effective service our customers and consumers value. 

Currently we are going through a period of unprecedented growth in the region and with rapid population growth continuing across our district, both the network and the company are expanding to meet these exciting challenges.  At the same time, Counties Power is using leading edge technology including a smart grid, big data analysis and a grid scale battery trial.  We need great people to help us delight our customers and enable them to live life well in a rapidly changing and exciting industry.

To apply for any of the positions listed below please complete an application form and send to hr@countiespower.com with your CV.


 

HV Electrician

  • Pukekohe Location
  • Competitive earning potential
  • Benefits package which includes medical, life and income protection insurance

We are currently looking for an HV experienced Electrician.  These challenging but rewarding role will be joining well-disciplined teams of technical staff in the safe delivery of critical works.

Reporting in to one of our Field Services Managers this role take responsibility for the delivery of allocated works and will require someone with a genuine passion for health and safety, who takes complete ownership of their accountabilities and the safety of all staff and contractors working with them.

This role will suit a technically astute, hands-on electrically experienced professional who is adept at managing a complex workload of new build and maintenance based electrical projects.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • 5+ years' experience in substation maintenance/ fitting/ protection in the electricity distribution, utility or similar environment
  • A background in fault finding and distribution work
  • Solid understanding of Health and Safety processes
  • In-depth technical knkowledge of electrical/ telecommunications industries
  • Modern and professional work ethic
  • A stron sense of resilience, tenacity and the drive to succeed
  • Excellent all round interpersonal skills and customer liaison style

Counties Power is a values-based, stable and forward thinking business that offers genuine development opportunities and a great working environment.  This role offers a highly competitive wages and benefits package.

To request a copy of the job description or an application form please email hr@countiespower.com


Line Mechanics needed

  • South Auckland based
  • Competitive earning potential
  • Benefits package which includes medical, life and income protection insurance

We are currently looking for qualified, experienced Line Mechanics. These challenging and rewarding roles will be joining well-disciplined teams of technical staff in the safe delivery of critical works and rostered fault response.

Reporting to one of our Field Services Managers these roles take responsibility for the delivery of allocated works and will require people with a genuine passion for health and safety, who take complete ownership of their accountabilities and the safety of all staff and contractors working with them.

This role will suit technically astute, hands-on experienced professionals who are adept at managing a complex workload of new build and maintenance based electrical projects.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • 4+ years' post qualification experience
  • Solid understanding of health and safety processes
  • In-depth technical knowledge of the electrical distribution industry
  • Modern and professional work ethic
  • A strong sense of resilience, tenacity and the drive to succeed
  • Excellent all round interpersonal skills and customer liaison style

Counties Power is a values-based, stable and forward thinking business that offers genuine development opportunities and a great working environment. This role offers a highly competitive wages and benefits package.

To request a copy of the job description or an application form please email hr@countiespower.com


Counties Power area

Counties Power has owned and operated the electricity distribution network in the southern Auckland and northern Waikato for over 90 years:

  • Serving the fast growing urban centres of Papakura South, Pukekohe, Tuakau, Pokeno and Waiuku. 
  • Stretching coast to coast, serving desirable life-style locations like Karaka, Port Waikato, the Awhitu Peninsula, Hunua, Kaiaua and rural areas that stretch south to Glen Murray. 
  • Supplying a range of well-established and new industrial businesses like the Glenbrook Steel Mill and Yashili Dairy Factory.

Counties Power people

You will fit in well if you are honest and trustworthy, an expert in your field, and have the initiative and drive to adapt to new challenges.  An eagerness to learn, relate well to customers and colleagues and a positive, energetic attitude are also important.  It is taken for granted that you’ll only apply if you are dedicated to working safely and efficiently at all times. 

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