Line Mechanic

Job title : Line Mechanic
Location : Canterbury, Kent, England
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Juanel
Job reference : JV69424

About the company

Our client is a locally owned co-operative network company that owns and operates the region's electricity distribution network and an advanced fibre optic communications network. Being locally owned and operated, they have strong ties to the community. Whilst focusing on infrastructure investments that provide economic benefit to the region, the company also supports community projects. The company has a great family feel and have supportive managers and co-workers.

About the job

With a desire to provide the best service possible, our client is continuing to grow and expand their network and we are now looking for Qualified Lines Mechanics to join their team. Line Mechanics are responsible for carrying out construction and maintenance of overhead and underground power supplies. To install, maintain and repair electrical distribution lines and associated equipment rectification.

About you

  • New Zealand Line Mechanic Registration / Electrician Registration

  • Class 1 manual drivers licence, any additional will be a bonus

  • Experience of 400V and 11 / 22kV construction

  • Live line glove and barrier qualifications and experience would be an added bonus

  • In return you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, working with a company that can offer stability and that uses top class technology. The company offers great benefits such as:

  • Paying for renewing licenses

  • Phone allowance when on call

  • Approx. $500 per week when on standby

  • Long service rewards

  • Clothing allowance

  • Staff breakfasts & teas

  • Discount on Southern cross

  • Perks such as diggers for private use

Located in Ashburton, the company has impressive & modern premises that sit in the heart of the city. Staying in Ashburton you get the best of both rural and city living with Christchurch being 1 hour away. You are close to all outdoor activities such as fishing, skiing, hunting and mountain climbing. Ashburton also offers cost effective housing which is great to get onto the property ladder.

If this role sounds like it is for you, then please apply or send your CV to quoting JV69424 as the reference number. Alternatively give Juanel a call on 04 471 6985 for more information on this opportunity.

Please note: Applicants for this role must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand and have a current EWRB license