October 2017 e-Newsletter is out now!

Chloe Civil Trades, Energy, eNews, News, Our People, Telco, Ultimit / Women in Infrastructure, Water

The Connexis ITO Infrastructure October news is out now! Check out the eNews issue here: http://mailchi.mp/70507ed13bf9/october-e-news-994357 IN THIS ISSUE: Connexis springs into change CEO statement New website launch Introducing the Infrastructure Workforce Jobsite 2017 Annual Connection and Excellence Awards New Connexis energy industry manager Story: Connexis industry taster course proves highly successful Connexis Transition to Work – Supporting new entrants Connexis building our future …

Press release: Taster course an eye-opener to local opportunity

Chloe Energy, eNews, News

An eight-day immersion in the career opportunities available across the electricity sector is being hailed as an example for all of New Zealand. Kawerau District Mayor Malcolm Campbell, says he’s so impressed with the Taster Course model that he’ll be sharing it with The Mayors Taskforce For Jobs, a nationwide network of 67 civic leaders which works towards the vision …

2017 Annual Connection Line Mechanic Competition

Chloe Energy, News, Telco

WHAT A GREAT EVENT CONGRATULATIONS to Electrtix (Albany) the winners of the 2017 Line Mechanic Competitions, closely followed by Unison Rotorua and Downer Mount Maunganui and to our individual award winners Trainee of the Year Ross Archer Award Andre Sapiatzer, Electrix (Albany) and Leader of the Year Riki Waru, Unison Contracting Services Rotorua More results will be loaded soon 2017 …

2017 Annual Connection Cable Jointer Competition

Chloe Energy, News, Telco

WHAT A GREAT EVENT! CONGRATULATIONS to Ruan Naude from Electrix who was the overall winner of the 2017 Cable Jointer Competition closely followed by Peter Scholls from Connetics and Hayden Smith from Electrix More photos and results will be loaded soon. THANK YOU TO THE FOLLOWING 2017 SPONSORS Premier Sponsor Major Sponsors Minor Sponsors Supporting Sponsors

PRESS RELEASE: Energy Industry celebrates top achievers

Chloe Energy, News, Telco

The top trainees and trainers in New Zealand’s electricity and telecommunications industry have been recognised at the Connexis Annual Connection Excellence Awards in Hamilton last night. The awards evening was the final event in the annual weeklong showcase of the best and brightest within New Zealand’s electricity supply industry. The seven winners were chosen from 13 finalists in several categories …

PRESS RELEASE: Power company staff pit their skills in Hamilton

Chloe Energy, News, Telco

September 10, 2017: It’s hands on and expertise to the fore next week as the top Electricity Supply Industry staff pit their skills against fellow workers from around the country. Teams from power companies will be demonstrating their skills and expertise in a series of fast paced line mechanic and cable jointer events at Annual Connection 2017 at Mystery Creek, …

PRESS RELEASE: Energy Industry excellence award winners to be announced

Chloe Energy, News, Telco

New Zealand’s top trainees and trainers in the electricity and telecommunications industry will be recognised at the Connexis Annual Connection Excellence Awards dinner next week in Hamilton. The 13 men and women who make up the finalists work throughout the country, from Hamilton in the north to Invercargill in the south, and are competing for honours in: Contribution to Industry …

PRESS RELEASE: New Chief Executive at helm of Connexis

Chloe Civil Trades, Energy, News, Telco, Water

New Connexis Chief Executive Peter Benfell is joining the organisation at a time of major growth and investment for the Infrastructure industry and is looking forward to the challenge ahead. Connexis is the Infrastructure Industry Training Organisation (ITO) and its role is vital to ensure the country’s continued growth over the coming years. The industry is predicted to require an …