Cable Jointers - Nelson/Tasman

Job description


  • A fun and supportive work environment
  • Training and development opportunities
  • A role where you can be challenged

Delta is your smart thinking infrastructure specialist. We construct, manage, and maintain essential energy and environmental infrastructure. Every day we make a difference in the lives of New Zealanders. We make communities better for people to live, work and play in - keeping the lights on, the trees trimmed and the parks green.

We are on the hunt for a qualified Cable Jointer. Are you looking for a varied, exciting and fun role? Delta is looking for a dynamic person that can work with our variety of clients in the Electricity Distribution and Hydro Generation sectors.

You will be a self-starter that can work within a small team and is willing to trouble shoot and come up with the solutions to keep our client's system up and running. This requires a range of tasks from new installs, maintenance and retrofitting of HV electronics and equipment.

You will have previous experience in the high voltage electricity industry and have EWRB registration.

Responsibilities in the role:

  • Jointing and termination of underground HV/LV power cables, including OH terminations
  • Adhere to Company Systems and Health, Safety and Environment procedures as well as statutory requirements
  • Emergency response on customer distribution and sub-transmission cable assets.

About you:

  • You will have knowledge of and experience in HV and LV jointing and terminating cables
  • Previous appropriate industry experience
  • A good work history that demonstrates a safe work ethic
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • A positive approach to personal development.
  • You will also be registered or be working towards registering with the Electrical Workers Registration Board as a Cable Jointer.

What's on offer:

  • The opportunity to contribute to a variety of interesting projects
  • A role where you can be challenged
  • All fixed-term and permanent staff qualify for Cigna Life Insurance cover.
  • Joining a progressive and reputable South Island organization
  • Training and development opportunities
  • A competitive remuneration package with all gear and equipment provided
  • A fun and supportive work environment

If this sounds like you, you have a positive attitude and want to be part of a great team, we want to hear from you!

This role offers the Best Bonus Ever Bonus sign-on payment. Terms and Conditions apply -

Apply now!

Delta is an equal opportunities employer, providing competitive remuneration and structured support for your career development. To apply, and to find more information on Delta please visit or email us at

Some things you need to know:

  • We will only consider applications from people currently residing in NZ and who hold a valid work visa
  • We make every effort to respond to all applications, however sometimes the volume we receive is so large it is not possible. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for this position; unsuccessful candidates will be notified via email
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Delta Utilities
10 Halsey Street , PO Box 1404, New Zealand
Phone : 03-474-0322 Company Profile Website :
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