Workshop Electrician

Manukau, New Zealand

Reference: 5788754

  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • A great team-working environment
  • Competitive rate of pay and tool allowance

Do you want to work in a business where no two days are the same? Do you want to work with a wide range of plant that will test your skills? Do you want to be part of team with a diverse set of skills who make a real difference to the success of our business?

At our workshops we maintain and repair wide variety of gear and we're currently looking for a qualified Electrician to join the team. You need to be experienced working with a wide variety of plant including small hand tools through to generation and distribution equipment. This is a fantastic chance to join a well-established business with a real opportunity to build on your existing skills and develop your career.

What you'll do:

  • Diagnose, repair and carry out preventative maintenance to a wide variety of hire plant
  • Provide expert assistance to colleagues at the workshop and in our branch network
  • Attend breakdowns / scheduled maintenance at our local branches

We you need:

  • Registered with EWRB as an Electrician with NZ Practising Licence
  • Full Class 1 NZ Driver Licence (F endorsement an advantage)
  • Ability to effectively communicate technical information

About us:

Hirepool was established in 1955 and over that time we've grown to become the national leader in the hire industry. Our equipment ranges from lawnmowers to 30-tonne excavators, portable toilets to 40metre marquees, cars to 10-tonne trucks and our specialist generation division. It means we provide our services to a really diverse customer base; everyone from big names in infrastructure and construction to independent contractors and first time DIY-ers all the way from Whangarei to Invercargill.



Join Hirepool direct from school or study

In 2019 Hirepool was asked by Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) to take part in a video case study about the Auckland CBD Jobs & Skills Hub (https://cbdhub.co.nz/).  The Hub connects people (including school leavers) with employers and jobs and career pathways that match their skills and interests.  Watch the video below and hear from two of our team who joined Hirepool direct from school/study.