Line Mechanics - Overhead Lines

  • Keen Line Mechanic; committed to Safety, Technical & Teamwork standards
  • Excellent Company; committed to people development, recognition & reward
  • True Lifestyle location; Community, facilities, housing, education & city links

The Team

From their Rangiora base, a purpose-built facility at Southbrook Business Park, MainPower’s Team provide expert network design, maintenance and customer-driven power services.  With a well-earned reputation for efficiency, a high skill base and work ethic, they provide highest standards, ‘go the extra mile’ and ensure a safe and reliable power supply to their community. 

“Our staff are our most valuable asset”, MainPower ‘walk the talk’ - offering some of the very best working conditions in the industry, comprising; work gear, yard facilities, technology, targeted training opportunities tied to multi-skilling, knowledge sharing, career pathways, succession planning and Reward & Recognition acknowledgements.  The caring, team-based work culture is supported by an active Social Club and a comprehensive Employee Benefits Programme, many also reach families.     

The Role

The Line Mechanic vacancies are evidence of MainPower’s people initiatives whereby people have successfully trained and secured other Field Services or Network Engineering roles or reached retirement after contributing loyal years with the company.

As a key member of the 65 strong Field Services Contracting team evidence of you demonstrating the following Competencies is essential: 

  • A qualified distribution Line Mechanic
  • NZ Residency or a firm NZ Work Visa
  • Commitment to Safety First – culture & motto, ‘Think Safe, Work Safe, Home Safe’
  • A passion for working outdoors and teamwork
  • Enthusiastic about maintenance & capital works projects
  • Contribute to efficiencies & improvements
  • Initiative & thinking ‘outside the square’ in problem solving
  • Resourceful & quality focused under pressure
  • Minimum Class 2 Drivers Licence
  • Compliance to a Drug & Alcohol-free environment & random testing
  • Commitment to training & personal development

You will find this is one of the best opportunities in the industry!  To find out more please call Michele McCurrie at Careerbiz on 027 344 2972 or send your CV and a letter detailing your fit to the Competencies to

Employment with MainPower is subject to pre-employment and ongoing drug and alcohol testing.