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Electrician: NZ $2.8k PW (After Tax) Abroad

Job title: Electrician: NZ $2.8k PW (After Tax) Abroad
Contract type: Contract
Industry: Electrical/Air Conditioning
Salary: Earn NZ$ overseas
Posted date: 2021/01/12
Job expiry: 2021-02-12
Reference: 242102
Contact name: Nicki Hodgson
Contact email:

Job description

Tradestaff Global is seeking expressions of interest from qualified & experienced COMMERCIAL ELECTRICIANS for essential work on a remote project in the Pacific. This would be a great opportunity to gain overseas experience while being paid in NZ Dollars.  Now’s the time to apply if you’ve ever thought about doing Fly in Fly Out (FIFO) work

The Role:
Commercial Electrical work which includes some new build and some maintenance work as well as a variety of other tasks.
It would be a distinct advantage if you also have experience of the following, please highlight this clearly in your CV/Cover Letter
- Appliance Repair/Maintenance i.e. commercial ovens, washing machines, dryers, catering equipment
- HVAC / Air Conditioning / Refrigeration
- Industrial Work including PLC’s

You’ll need to have at least 3 years proven experience working on commercial projects and a current NZ Practicing License.  Got the skills? Don’t delay, APPLY NOW!!!

You Get:
Earn $2.8k per week after taxes - Contractor basis paid fortnightly in NZ$
 Flights provided from AKL, WLG or CHC
Visas & Travel Insurance paid
Food & Accommodation provided. Save $ while on site, you’ll have minimum expenses while working
* Gain overseas experience, take your career to the next level with Fly in Fly Out (FIFO) work

8 weeks away, 4 weeks at home in NZ, this is a loose roster subject to change due to the nature of work.  * The weeks away includes time spent in quarantine. 
Hours of work are 6 x 12-hour days per week.

What We’re Looking For:
Trade Qualified Electrician with a current practising licence & 3 years minimum experience in a similar role
A great work ethic, flexible approach, awesome attitude & good common sense 
* Exceptional fitness due to long hours & extreme conditions.  Temperatures regularly reach 40 degrees with 85% humidity
* Happy to help where needed, it’s a team effort on site.  Work’s fast paced & everyone’s expected to pitch in & help out other trades (including labouring work)
* You'll need to be happy roughing it & sharing accommodation, you’ll be working with a great bunch of people which will make time fly by, earn great money & get the experience of a lifetime

You’ll need to meet the criteria below:
  • 1st interview can be via Video depending on your location. You’ll need to travel to Tauranga at least once for medicals/induction at your own expense (med testing costs covered by us).  Social distancing rules may apply.
  • Please note due to Travel restrictions at present we cannot use anyone who is not an NZ/AU CITIZEN
  • Currently permanently based in NZ due to compliance/insurance purposes & logistics involved with medicals/drug testing etc.
  • Clean criminal record (Police checks will be completed at interview).
  • Can pass drug/alcohol & medical testing as well as random testing on site.
  • Able to follow instructions & good attention to detail.
  • Client confidentiality agreements restrict the ability to give out further info about the role (e.g. location) apart from what’s noted above.  More info would be discussed at interview.
  • Due to the high volume of applications, we only accept applications via our online system.  Please don’t call/email to apply.
  • A current up to date CV must be supplied, failure to do this will result in your application being rejected.
  • There’s a lot of interest in these overseas roles, it may take a while to respond to applications. Please be patient, you’ll get an answer from us about your application either via phone or email (check your SPAM folder).
  • An automatic email will be immediately sent to you if your application was submitted successfully. If you don’t receive this email (check your JUNK folder) we didn’t receive your application.
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