Senior Industrial Electrician

Based in the sunny Hawkes Bay, our client is a manufacturer of automated systems and equipment used in the food, timber and logistics sectors throughout NZ/Australia, the USA/Mexico and even Europe.
We are looking to find an experienced Senior Industrial Electrician with Automation experience, to join their team.

The role.
Our new Senior Industrial Electrician will be involved in all electrical and automation aspects of ‘building’ the machinery, in the workshop including power and computer cabling and connections, manufacturing control panels and fitting them and installation of the machinery at customers sites.

We need a versatile Industrial Electrician with automation/robotics experience. Sound like you?

The person.
Our new Senior Electrician will:

  • Be a fully qualified and EWRB licensed as an Electrician, with a current practising license
  • Have at least 10 year’s Industrial Electrical/Automation experience
  • Have good PLC fitting and trouble shooting experience – Alan Bradley and others
  • Be experienced in installing and working with VSD’s
  • Have a good computer network connection understanding 
  • Be a New Zealand citizen or resident
  • Be able to travel and be away from home 

You will get on well with people at all levels and be a person good at troubleshooting and solving problems ‘on the go’, someone who can work well in a team and can take charge when the situation demands, but who can also work on their own.

It’s a role that requires experience and versatility, a person who can think on their feet. Does that sound like you?

To apply for this position please click on the relevant button below, or alternatively for a confidential and discreet inquiry contact Daniel Hopkins on 04 282 1563 or email