Operator Maintainer - Canterbury

Job Title: Operator Maintainer - Canterbury
Contract Type: Full-time
Location: Canterbury
Reference: 7646
Job Published: May 15, 2019 16:39

Job Description

Trustpower's been around for almost 100 years, and is one of the largest companies listed on the New Zealand Stock Exchange. It has a strong reputation for innovation and is gearing up for the next phase of expansion.

Electrify your career with this opportunity to join the Lower South Island team!

Operator Maintainer (Mechanical)

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Operator Maintainer to become a member of the South Island Regional Team at Trustpower.  This role is diverse and challenging; you will have a mechanical trade background with a 'can do' attitude and a keen willingness to learn. Although not essential as training and ongoing professional development is provided applicants with previous experience within the generation industry would be preferred.

Although the successful candidate will be predominantly based at Coleridge Power Station they must have the ability and willingness to travel for short term assignments in other regional areas.  You will undertake planned preventative and corrective maintenance, respond to fault conditions, and undertake some project work on Trustpower's Hydro Schemes in the region.  In addition to the maintenance of the assets, the successful candidate will also become skilled at the safe isolation and restoration of our generation plant so that all work is undertaken in the safest possible manner.

We are looking for someone with excellent fault finding abilities, planning skills, and sound computer literacy.  The candidate will have previous experience working with Asset Management System.  Health and Safety are core to what we do and how we operate at Trustpower, so it is expected that the successful candidate will have a great attitude towards Health and Safety.

If you think you've got what it takes to join our team, we invite you to review the full position description and apply today!

We're a unique team at Trustpower who are dedicated to growth, innovation and improving shareholder value. 

If you have any questions about this role, please contact Chris Sharpe via email at chris.sharpe@trustpower.co.nz or via phone on 021 221 4758.

Applications close Friday 31 May, 2019 at 5pm.

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