Generation Operator Jobs

How to Enter

Although in most cases, there are no specific educational entry requirements for becoming a Generation Operator in the Power, Energy & Mining industry, New Zealand employers may prefer candidates who either have on-the-job industry experience or have prepared themselves by undergoing a pre-employment Certificate in Process Operations.

 

The personal requirements of a Generation Operator can include any of the following:

  • Safety-conscious
  • Great communicator
  • Can follow instructions
  • Great at making judgements
  • Good at analysing and solving problems
  • Pragmatic and efficient
  • Highly accurate with a great attention to detail

 

Typical Responsibilities

Generation Operators can expect to do some or all of the following job responsibilities on any given day:

  • Using, maintaining and monitoring equipment that processes power and electricity generation
  • Adjusting equipment to ensure power plant is operating safely and efficiently
  • Recording equipment readings
  • Making requests for equipment maintenance and repairs

 

Progression

Following significant on-the-job training, Generation Operators can often move into supervisory or managerial positions. Generation Operators can also progress into Panel Operator roles where they monitor and control a power plant’s production and equipment from a control room.

 

Salary Range

Entry: 50K – 70K per annum (NZD)

Experienced (5+ years): 80K – 100K per annum (NZD)

 

To view our latest Generational Operator jobs throughout New Zealand, click here.

Wellington

Physical Address:
Level 4, Aviation House
12 Johnston Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Postal Address:
PO Box 5555,
Wellington 6140

Tel: +64 4 499 8800
Fax: +64 4 499 0955

reception@roblawmax.co.nz

 

Auckland

Physical Address:
Level 1, Altrans House,
104 Quay Street,
Auckland 1010
New Zealand
Tel: +64 9 951 5011

 

Christchurch

Physical Address:
Level 1, Kensington House
185 Manchester Street
Christchurch, 8011
New Zealand
Tel: 0800 868 436

 

Brisbane, Australia

Physical Address:
Office T43
477 Boundary Street
Springhill
Brisbane
QLD 4000
Australia
Tel: +61 7 3085 7427

 

South West, United Kingdom

Abbey Manor Business Centre
Preston Road
Yeovil
Somerset, BA20 2EN
United Kingdom
Tel: + 44 203 934 6389