Qualified Electrician – Job Advertisement

Do you want to work in a team where your input matters?

Do you want to work with an ambitious and resilient team who have big goals?

Are you looking to progress your electrical craft, get well paid, be appreciated for your input and hard work, and be helped to develop your skills in new areas of the trade?

Are you at the top of your game and wanting to work on high quality projects producing the best results for a variety of clients around Wellington?

If you think you have what it takes then keep reading…

Cableworks Electrical are on the hunt for a good sort to join our team of high energy, hardworking sparkies.

Our workshop is in Kapiti but we work all over Wellington, including Hutt Valley, Wellington and Porirua.

You would be doing a mixture of mostly residential electrical work such as:

  • New Builds
  • Renovations
  • EV Charger Installs
  • Solar
  • Security
  • Landscaping installations
  • Automation and Audio-Visual
  • We also work on some commercial installations, but 80-90% residential

You would be working independently and on team projects, we take on a vast variety of work to keep things interesting.

We are all about efficiency and quality!

We are social, we have regular team meetings and an after-work bevy here and there, as well as organised work trips like skiing/snowboarding in the winter, fishing, or other activities in the summer

If you join with us, you’ll be provided with:

  • Great hourly rate ($35-45+ depending on experience)
  • Vehicle with flexible usage terms
  • Phone and tablet so you can forget the paper trail, we are all electronic here
  • Full company uniform, wet weathers, and PPE
  • Paid day off on you Birthday each year
  • Fortnightly team meetings
  • Consistent 1-1 catch ups
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Work trips, 8 weekly social club events and the fridge is always full at the workshop

So enough about us, what are we looking for from you? The successful candidate must have the following:

  • Hold a current NZ Electrical Practicing License with hands on NZ electrical experience
  • Have a good knowledge of the electrical industry with specific experience in Domestic and Commercial fields
  • Solar, Automation, AV or Heat Pump experience could also be of benefit, but training will be provided where necessary
  • Be familiar with electrical standards and regulations
  • Hold a Full and clean NZ Drivers License
  • Have great customer service skills and enjoy exceeding customer expectations
  • Be able to work un-supervised, run your own jobs and train apprentices.
  • Be competent with job management software and managing job documentation including quotes, plans, certification, and checklists.
  • Be willing to give new aspects of the trade a crack and gain new skills and qualifications
  • Be honest, trustworthy, and respectful
  • Have excellent work ethic with a can-do attitude
  • Have an awesome, positive vibe… ideally with good banter! No muppets please.

We’re a small company with big goals and we’re looking for the right person to come and be part of our success story.

If you fit the above criteria then please send a Cover Letter outlining a bit about yourself and why you think you’d be a good team fit, accompanied by an up to date and relevant CV to info@cableworkselectrical.co.nz

Get amongst and apply now!


If this job ticks the boxes for you then pop your CV and cover letter outlining why you’d be a good fit for our team, through to info@cableworkselectrical.co.nz – we’d love to chat!


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