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Hydro Operator

  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: : BBBH146209
  • Location: New Zealand
  • Sector: Plant Outage, Operations & Maintenance, Power
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 16/04/2019

Seeking an experienced Operator / Power Plant Operator (Mechanical or Electrical) within a hydro power station for one of New Zealand's largest operators.

Your New Role:

  • Reporting to the Site Manager as an Operator you will be responsible for the maintenance and operation of generation assets.
  • Undertake day-to day preventative maintenance to ensure that all systems comply and adhere to the required standards of compliance and OH&S, in line with company policy.
  • Actively pursuing continuous improvement in business process and the development and maintenance of safe work methods.

What You'll Need To Succeed:

  • Registered mechanical or electrical trade qualification.
  • At least 5+ years' experience working in an operating power plant (hydro is preferable).
  • Take an active role in safety, quality, environment and the control of risks within these areas, as well as dissemination of information, instruction, training and supervision.
  • Willingness to participate in an on-call roster where required.
  • Current driver's license.
  • *Must be able to climb, bend and stoop, lift 25kg frequently, and stand/walk for long periods of time.

What You'll Get In Return:

  • A 6 month contract with the potential to take a permanent position, with a very competitive salary.

How Do You Get This Amazing Job?:

  • Send your up to date CV to or call Alex on 6280 2425 for more information.

For more information about this role please contact our Perth office