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Cable Jointer - Christchurch

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Date: 05-Feb-2019

Location: Christchurch, CAN, NZ, 8042

Company: Broadspectrum

Broadspectrum is an operations, maintenance and construction services organisation, operating globally in the resources, energy, industrial, infrastructure, rail, property and defence sectors. This is a diverse and growing business offering the training, opportunities and support you need to begin and build a successful career.  


  • Work with an established, leading, global organization
  • Collaborative and supportive team with excellent safety culture
  • Opportunities for growth within the wider Broadspectrum business




Broadspectrum have an opportunity for an experienced and fully qualified Cable Jointer to be part of their Electrical Services group based in Islington.


This role will be working mostly on the local Orion distribution network in Christchurch, along with various private networks. You will be doing HV/LV work including installation and maintenance of network substations and underground assets. The jointing will consist of HV/LV XLPE/PILCA jointing along with the occasional live LV jointing and termination work. 




To be successful in this role you will need to have a strong focus on safety and prevention, a commitment to work and a career, job ownership and the ability to be self-motivating; organized, methodical, and a team player.


Requirements for this role: 

  • Hold a qualification for cable jointing.
  • Have an EWRB registration and hold a practicing licence.
  • Experience in live 400V cable work, in both paper insulated lead and polymeric cables is an advantage
  • Experience in jointing PILC and Polymeric cables up to and including 11kV
  • Have a comprehensive knowledge of electrical theory and electrical testing
  • Ability to understand electrical diagrams and plans
  • Be willing to multi-task
  • Hold a current full Class 1 Drivers license 


This position offers excellent potential for career advancement within a rapidly growing and diverse major organization and industry.




Please apply online as soon as possible. To learn more about us, please visit


Short-listed candidates must be prepared to undergo a pre-employment medical, which will include drug and alcohol testing.


We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.
Position Reference Number: 101774 



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