Contracting Capabilities

Northpower provides contracting services across the North Island including engineering, infrastructure management and maintenance and construction.

Cable Jointer

Are you a qualified, safety conscious , team player who has the passion to be a Cable Jointer and work with underground cables up to 33kv!

The role
Reporting to the Supervisor, you will be working with a friendly  team in Auckland to install Network electrical assets including:

- Install, replace, and repair underground distribution assets
- Jointing and termination of distribution assets up to and including 22kV
- Testing and commissioning of 400V distribution installations

What’s in it for you?
You’ll be working for an organisation that puts its people first and where innovation and adaptation is at the forefront. You’ll also be:

- Competitive remuneration based on experience for full time employment of 40 hours per week +allowances + full PPE gear and equipment
- Paid overtime if you are required to work additional hours
- Tools of the Trade vehicle available if travelling required, a range of retail discounts
- Development opportunities to grow your career within the business
- In-house well-being program- a Peer Support Network (Kaitiaki), EAP Services
- Life Insurance and Group discounted medical insurance with Southern Cross
- A work culture where people are valued and appreciated
- A supportive and inclusive work culture focused on safety and excellence
- Free access to onsite gym and car parking
- iPad+ Smartphone

About you
To be successful in this role you’ll need to have:
- Demonstrated experience to carry out HV and LV cable jointing and terminating
- Valid class 1 Drivers Licence
- Minimum 2 years’ experience working as a cable jointer
- Preference will be given to candidates that either hold EWRB registration as a Cable Jointer or  have an EWRB limited Cable Jointer Licence
- Sound technical knowledge of cables and local network systems, procedures and standards
- A strong commitment to health and safety
- A team player and ‘can do’ attitude with strong interpersonal skills working in a multi-cultural environment

About us
Northpower is an electricity and fibre network provider for Whangārei and Kaipara, with more than 60,000 connected customers.

Northpower is one of the largest multi-utility contractors in New Zealand, servicing the needs of clients in transmission, distribution, generation, fibre, renewables, and commercial sectors. We have a reputation for excellence and innovation, providing commercially viable solutions for electrical and telecommunication design, construction, and maintenance requirements. 

We have over 1,400 staff working together across 14 locations to keep the power on and the lights going for our customers

Get in touch!
If you’re someone who’s up for a challenge,  now’s your chance! Send in your interest early via our career's www- Req# 1200.

Unfortunately, applications from those without the right to work in New Zealand cannot be considered. 

Northpower has an in-house recruitment team who manage recruitment for all our vacancies.  If you're interested in a role with us, we would encourage you to apply with  us, as we don't accept candidates via agency (unless the role is advertised by the agency at our request).