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Corrective Maintenance Coordinator (Lines)

Kerikeri, New Zealand

Reference: 6562304

The Top Energy Group operates throughout the Far North delivering geothermal electricity generation and electricity network operations. Our purpose is providing affordable and sustainable energy for Far North consumers, which we are achieving by transforming the Top Energy Group into a technology-enabled energy company that generates and facilitates two-way energy flow between renewable energy generators and consumers.

We are seeking a Corrective Maintenance Coordinator (Lines) that will report to the Corrective Maintenance Team Leader and will be based in Kaitaia or Kerikeri.

Key areas of focus will be:

To be a key participant in the delivery of the Corrective Maintenance Plan with a focus on the defect assessments, investigation, and design of remedial solutions for distribution field equipment and to:

  • Deliver the annual Corrective Maintenance Plan in relation to field equipment (excludes substation, communications, SCADA, and electronic protection equipment)
  • Anticipate and mitigate risk in daily activities and in packaged work as appropriate
  • Review, prioritise and coordinate the recorded defects for field distribution equipment
  • Assess system defects through either direct inspection or review of data
  • Coordinate with internal stakeholders as appropriate during the design process
  • Design and document solutions for the repair or replacement of defective distribution field equipment into a Corrective Maintenance work package
  • Ensure jobs are reviewed on completion, non-compliances are returned for correction and jobs are closed on acceptance of the completed work pack
  • Provide support in the resolution of issues in the areas of Preventive, Corrective and Reactive Maintenance

To succeed in this role, you will have a relevant certificate or trade qualification, a minimum 5 years' experience in the electrical distribution industry, have experience working alone and in a team environment and a full, current, clean driver's license. It would be an advantage to have Distribution Network Design experience and be proficient with mechanical and electrical line design principles and software.

Additional skills and attributes:

  • Holds self and others accountable for required work output and standards
  • Ensures that effective controls and contingency plans are in place
  • Works with a high level of precision and attention to detail
  • Performs duties with exactness and holds self to rigorous standards
  • Is committed to the team and its goals
  • Has strong health & safety focus

We provide successful candidates with:

  • A salary range of $85,000 to $90,000 per annum
  • Minimum of 40 hours per week
  • A relocation package and short term accomodation offered if you are moving regions
  • Fully subsidised Health Insurance
  • Access to our online wellness programme
  • A safe workplace as your safety and well-being is our priority

The Top Energy Group is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive friendly work environment, where we work together and can all be ourselves. If you would like to be part of our collaborative team up here in the Far North, put in your application with us today.

We have a Drug and Alcohol Workplace Policy. Before any offer of employment is made, the short-listed candidate(s) will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical check which will include a drug and alcohol test.


Applications Close: 28 Apr 2024