Share this Job

Electrical Fitter Supervisor - Twizel

Apply now »

Date: 09-Apr-2019

Location: Twizel, OTA, NZ

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.


  • Are you seeking a lifestyle change? 
  • Want to work in the Central South Island with plenty of recreational opportunities? 
  • Terrific scenery – outdoor adventures appeal to you then this role could be for you. 


Due to an increase in workload we are looking for an experienced Supervisor to join our small but hardworking team of Electrical Fitters, Mechanical Fitters, and apprentices base out of the scenic town of Twizel.


Situated in the heart of the spectacular Mackenzie High Country surrounded by mountains and lakes this town is well-positioned base for mountain climbing, kayaking, mountain biking, skiing, hiking and has gold status Aoraki Mackenzie International Dark Sky Reserve.


This role will see you lead your team in undertaking tasks associated with power generation construction and maintenance.


You will be responsible for providing a safe, reliable, and cost effective construction, erection, installation, repair, assembly, maintenance, and modification of all types of HV and LV electrical gear.


There is a big focus on working as part of one big national electrical services team, sharing information with supervisors, team leaders, and other team members to contribute in the overall growth of the business.


Required Skills and Competencies


  • Demonstrate experience in all aspects of HV and or LV work for at least 5 years after training/apprenticeship;
  • Demonstrate experience in a documented procedure and process driven environment.
  • Demonstrated experience in maintenance and construction of power station equipment;
  • Demonstrated repair and maintenance experience with power transformers and OLTC;
  • Demonstrated proficiency in rigging, and crane operation;
  • Demonstrated experience with Working at heights, Confined Space and Hazardous substances;
  • Certified electrician with NZ registration and current practicing licence or eligible to gain NZ registration.


This is a solid role with Monday to Friday hours and a good work life balance to make the most of the location. We offer a competitive salary with benefits and the opportunity to work within a reputable global operation.


Shortlisted candidates will be asked to undertake a full medical including a drug and alcohol test as well as a Ministry of Justice check.



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: 104323

Job Segment: Manager, Electrical, Electrician, Management, Engineering