Baker Tilly Staples Rodway HR

  • Posted: 15 Sep 2021
  • Location: New Plymouth
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Classification: Trades & services
Are you a proactive and driven Industrial/Commercial Electrician ready to become part of a future focussed organisation in 'Electrifying the Future'?

The Nexans NZ business is a remarkable company and has been in operation since 1967, manufacturing a range of quality electrical cable for 54 years. They continue to be a significant contributor to the development of New Zealand's infrastructure and economy. Nexans has always been part of the history of electricity playing a crucial role in the electrification of the world which is key to a sustainable, balanced and equitable growth that benefits all humanity.

With Innovation as part of their DNA they continue to strive towards being the most valued business partner through a dedicated focus on sustainability and business capability. Nexans NZ considers their social, economic and environmental impacts with every business decision they make using four key priorities, people, partners, products and our planet.

Their commitment to their people

Nexans NZ recognises that people are the source of their success - they foster a culture of diversity, honesty, respect and trust and they promote engagement, agility, proactivity flexibility and innovation. They foster a continuous learning environment with the aim of having employees who are lifelong learners.

Along with a generous package of benefits including medical insurance, superannuation, income protection, critical illness insurance and much more, they offer a Be Well program that takes a holistic approach to wellbeing, incorporating strong family values and community spirit.

About the role

This is a great role for an industrial or commercial electrician who is ready for that next step. The main focus of this role is the maintenance of plant machinery, equipment and services. You will be a key part of the Electrical Maintenance Team efficiently carrying out repairs and diagnosing faults on machinery including variable speed drives, AC and DC motors, control Systems, HV equipment as well as first line servicing of PLC and electronic systems and calibration of instruments. You will also be required to be part of an on-call roster from Monday to Sunday in a four - week cycle.

About you

One of the key criteria for this role is your ability to fit in well with the current team and staff and have the willingness to pitch in when required to assist others. Along with this you will need the following skills and attributes:

Be a NZ registered Electrician, who is trade certified with a current practising licence.
Three years proven experience working in an industrial or commercial environment (preferred)
A strong mechanical aptitude and the ability to work at heights
Good technical skills including MS Office skills, particularly with Excel
A sound understanding of health and safety systems and processes
Understand the importance of quality control and record keeping
A clean New Zealand Class 1 drivers' licence
For a confidential discussion contact Recruitment Specialist Glenny Lewis at Baker Tilly Staples Rodway Recruitment on 06 757 3155. Please apply online attaching an updated CV and a cover letter which must outline why your skills and experience would be ideal for this role.

Closing date Friday 24 September 2021