Transmission Line Mechanic

Marie Sinajon

Broadspectrum NZ Ltd

Leading, global organization with a "Safe for Life" culture

Broadspectrum have an excellent opportunity for 2 fully qualified and experienced lines mechanic to be part of our team in Christchurch and Timaru.


You will be part of a strong and stable team and have the opportunity to work on the Transpower network. We’ve got a great presence within the New Zealand electrical services industry and also have opportunities within the wider Broadspectrum business.

You will be working closely with experienced linesmen and will have the opportunity to learn from them.


This is a fulltime permanent position. There is away from home work predominantly within the South Island but can also be nationwide.

The Broadspectrum South Island Lines team maintains the Transpower network on the east coast of the south Island from Oamaru in the south to Blenheim in the north. The network consists of pole and tower lines from 66kv to 110kv and tower lines from 220kv to the 350kv DC inter island link. These lines traverse a variety of terrain such as the Canterbury Plains, the South Island High Country and the Marlborough Sounds.


You will need to have good communication skills, be flexible towards work hours and location, happy working in the outdoors in isolated locations and be a team player keen on producing quality work to our valued Clients.

This is a physically demanding and busy role, ultimately rewarding to someone with the right attitude

Your strong work ethics and enthusiasm for the job is what is going to set you apart and make you successful in this role.


Click on the “Apply Now” button found on this page.  We encourage you to apply as soon as possible to be considered. For enquiries, please ring Marie Sinajon, Talent Acquisition Specialist, at 09 523 9950.

Please note that shortlisted candidates must be prepared to undergo online assessments, interviews, Police vetting and a pre-employment medical, which includes a drug and alcohol test.

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