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Electricians in NZ Urgently Required!

Posted 20 February by Tradestaff New Zealand Easy Apply Featured Ended

Have you ever considered living & working on the other side of the world? Then we can make it happen ! If you are interested, then read on below on how we can 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.

It can be a daunting task to start life in a new country, but we have been bringing people into NZ for the last 6 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.

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 use your 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 licencing 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 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.

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

In addition, Tradestaff are pleased to announce that we will be attending a number of seminars in the UK in May alongside our partners New Zealand Skills In Demand and Migration Associates amongst others. Please find details below:-

  • Wednesday 9th May 6pm - 9pm: Zig Zag Building, 5th Floor, 70 Victoria Street London
  • Saturday 12th May 12pm - 3pm: Hilton Birmingham Metropole, Pendigo Way, Marston Green, Birmingham
  • Sunday 13th May 12pm - 3pm: Holiday Inn, 25 Aytoun Street, Manchester
  • Saturday 19th May 12pm - 3pm: Holiday Inn, Bristol City Centre, Bond Street, Bristol

At these seminars, you'll meet Kiwi experts face-to-face and hear about what life in New Zealand is really like, including aspects such as cost of living, the education and healthcare systems, employment opportunities and visa options. The seminars are supported by those whose core business is to assist skilled migrants to get to New Zealand - including assisting with banking, money transfer, migration insurance and relocation. The seminars give you the opportunity to ask questions directly, and speak to the experts in an intimate setting where there are no queues. You will also meet others that wish to obtain a new lifestyle. It is an essential first step on your New Zealand journey and it is worthwhile making the trip to a seminar location near you.

Ticket prices for the seminars are £11:35, but a 50% discount can be applied by using the code TINZTS50 when prompted for when purchasing tickets for the relevant seminar.

In order to assess what visa you may be eligible for, we recommend that you visit the Migration Associates website and complete a free visa evaluation form.

About Tradestaff: Tradestaff is also a member of the Recruitment & Consulting Services Association (RCSA) of Australia and New Zealand, demonstrating our commitment to professional standards. 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.

Required skills

  • Switchboard
  • Wiring
  • Electrician
  • Cable Pulling
  • Cable Trays

Reference: 33880798

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