Electricians in NZ Urgently Required

Tradestaff New Zealand
£50,000 per annum
12 Oct 2018
24 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

It's no secret - New Zealand is a beautiful place. As well as breath-taking scenery, we have great people and a great culture, so it's no wonder that it's consistently ranked as one of the best places to live and work in the world.

Have you ever thought of living & working in New Zealand ? If you are interested, then read on below on how we can possibly help to change your life.

NZ as a whole is undergoing a construction boom across all sectors, and we find ourselves struggling to find workers across all trades to meet the demand. With an ambitious large-scale 10-year residential building programme now underway, New Zealand needs skilled workers across a number of sectors, so even if you are not an Electrician, don’t hesitate to visit the International page on the Tradestaff NZ website to submit an EOI if you have skills to offer. Examples of roles that we are looking for include Carpenters, Hammer-Hands/Skilled Labourers, Roofers, Plumbers, Welder/Fabricators, Joiners, Civil Labourers, GIB Fixers, Concreters & Formwork Carpenters.

It can be a daunting task to start life in a new country, but we have been bringing people into NZ for the last 7 years, and we can help in every aspect of relocating. Our branches have consultants who have also made the move to NZ from overseas, and we have an excellent support network to help make the process as seamless as possible.

Would you like to meet Tradestaff to discuss these opportunities face-to-face ? We will be attending seminars in the UK in November and the dates and venues are: -

  • Saturday 17th November 12pm - 3pm: Hilton Birmingham Metropole, Pendigo Way, Marston Green, Birmingham B40 1PP
  • Sunday 18th November 12pm - 3pm: Holiday Inn, 25 Aytoun Street, Manchester M1 3AE
  • Saturday 24th November 12pm - 3pm: Holiday Inn, Bristol City Centre, Bond Street, Bristol
  • Sunday 25th November 12 - 3pm: The Mandolay Hotel & Conference Centre, 36 - 40 London Road, Guildford, Surrey GU1 2AE

The above seminars are already beginning to be booked up and places are limited, so we advise any interested parties to purchase their tickets ASAP, and take the first step towards their dream of living and working in New Zealand.

Ticket prices for the seminars are £10 + booking fee, but a 50% discount can be applied by using the code TINZTS50 when prompted for the promotional code on the relevant checkout page found on the upcoming events page on the thisisnewzealand website. Please ensure that it is stated in the seminar questionnaire that the awareness of this seminar came from 'Tradestaff’ to receive the discount.

We require Electricians from all backgrounds that include, but are not limited to: -

  • A wide range of experience across all aspects of domestic and commercial wiring
  • Hands on electrical Installations and wiring from 1st fix through to testing and final sign-off
  • Ability to work unsupervised and using initiative to solve problems as they arise on-site

Ideally, you will be or have: -

  • 5+ years’ experience & Trade Qualification
  • Your own tools
  • 2 work references
  • 100% commitment to Health & Safety
  • Able to pass a pre-employment drug test

Please note: - In order to get the licensing you require, we recommend that you contact the New Zealand Electrical Workers Registration Board (EWRB) to get assessed and to talk about the options. In addition, there are NZ Electrical Assessment courses available in the UK that can help you acquire the necessary registration and licensing to work unsupervised in NZ.

There is an option to travel and work in NZ on a limited licence or work as a Trade Assistant on a Working Holiday Visa. More details can be found by visiting the NZ Immigration website and searching Working Holiday Visa - United Kingdom.

Tradestaff offer competitive rates of pay, varied and challenging work, regular hours, as well as long-term opportunities.

If this sounds like what you are looking for, please apply today !

About Tradestaff:We are delighted to be one of the first companies in New Zealand to be certified to The Recruitment, Consulting & Staffing Association (RCSA) StaffSure Registry. This industry-led initiative is a trusted platform for businesses to choose a reputable provider with proven business integrity. This helps you to know that you are choosing a reputable provider who has been independently audited against an industry-specific standard. Likewise, our workers can have peace of mind that we are committed to their protection.

Additionally, as an Immigration New Zealand accredited labour hire employer in the Christchurch region, we can bring candidates from overseas to fill skills shortages in local industries.

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