Line Mechanic


Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Then come join the Connetics Whānau in our newly built for purpose depot in Cromwell! With modern working environments and flexible working practices that encourage work-life balance, you’ll be sure to make the most of living in this sunny region!

If you're a registered line mechanic with significant experience in overhead line construction and maintenance and a background in distribution and supply, this is the opportunity for you!

Not only do we offer a competitive salary with added benefits such as Long Service Leave and any extra education you might need for professional development, you’ll also find a great range of staff benefits, including long service leave, allowances, and an employer that understands you have a life outside work!

You can look forward to joining a friendly, social team who have a great time together, look out for one another, and are absolutely committed to everyone’s safety. And that’s not to mention the lifestyle opportunities that Central Otago offers: between outdoorsy adventures and spending time with your family, life can be as fast or slow as you want. In our corner of the world, we guarantee more life in a day.

Sound like the perfect gig but you’re not a local in Central Otago? No problem! We also offer generous costs reimbursement for relocation.

You'll bring strong written and oral English skills, an open mind, and confidence to bring new ideas to the table. You'll also be happy for some work-related travel - sometimes you'll have to go where you're needed to maintain and restore networks.

So what are you waiting for? If you want to grow your career while living your best life, apply now!

Pre-employment tests - Medical and Ministry of Justice

Connetics require all successful applicants to complete a pre-employment medical test, which includes a drug and alcohol test and a pre-employment Ministry of Justice check.

Overseas applicants

Due to COVID-19 border restrictions we are currently unable to take applications from people based overseas unless you already have a travel exemption, and are eligible to work in this role in New Zealand.

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: JHAM17476

Location: Central Otago

Closing Date: Thursday, 4 November 2021