Cable Jointer

Do your regard yourself as a specialist in working in the distribution industry? If yes, we would like you to come and work for 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 now require a person with the aptitude, attitude and experience to join our highly skilled team in supporting distribution network services.

We are looking for someone who will:

  • Provide distribution network services including cable jointing, for repairs, maintenance and construction on WEL’s network

  • Respond to and repair network faults by participating in a 24 hour callout roster

To be successful in this position you will:

  • Demonstrate an uncompromising commitment to workplace safety

  • Be registered with the EWRB and hold a current practicing licence

  • Have at least three years experience as a Cable Jointer (LV / HV)

  • Have experience in jointing paper insulated and polymeric cables up to and including 33kV

  • Have experience in installation of HV / LV equipment.

  • Have a sound knowledge of restoration of fault damaged lines, installations and cables

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: KUAL714421

Location: Hamilton

Closing Date: Sunday, 18 March 2018