Are you passionate about trees?  Want to be part of a great team? Can you safely operate the latest plant and equipment? Come and join us!

WEL Services is a wholly owned subsidiary of WEL Networks who owns and manages the electrical lines network in Hamilton and the greater Waikato area.

We are responsible for providing the full range of field services required to maintain a highly reliable electricity supply to over 89,000 homes and businesses. 

We have recently had a spot open up in our Vegetation team for a fully trained and experienced Arborist.

Here at WEL we are working towards to changing the approach to utility arboriculture and focusing our efforts on tree health and aesthetic values.

We are looking for candidates who:

  • Have some experience as a working Arborist

  • Are agile and enjoy a variety of challenges

  • Are committed to returning home safe every day – looking after yourself and those working with you.

It would be great if you also hold your Arborist qualifications, have experience working in an EWP and hold your class 2, 4 or 5 drivers licence.

You will work in a dynamic and supportive team environment that rewards good performance and actively encourages personal and professional development.

WEL offers a competitive package and a professional working environment - we look after our people. 

We will help you with relocation expenses if you are moving into our area and our staff benefits include fully funded medical and life insurance!

If you feel this role is a good fit for your current skills and future aspirations, please submit an online application at – where you can also see a detailed position description.

Permanent - Full Time

Job no: ECAI914570

Location: Hamilton

Closing Date: Saturday, 1 June 2019