Working at Transpower



New Zealand is committed to an electrified future, which means the demand for electricity transmission services will continue to increase. We have exciting career opportunities in a wide range of areas.

With a unique view of the entire electricity sector, our role in owning and operating our country's electricity transmission system makes for interesting work and varied projects, which have a major impact on many aspects of New Zealand life.

At Transpower. we celebrate our people, offer competitive staff health and wellness benefits, and pride ourselves on creating a culture where people can thrive and bring their full selves to work. We’re dedicated to encouraging learning and innovation, and we strive to be an employer of choice. Our environment is modern and family friend with the option to work from home two days per week.

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Opportunities in the wider transmission sector

We work closely with construction and maintenance service providers across New Zealand, who support us to maintain and build the assets our country needs to keep the lights on.

Power technicians, protection technicians, electricians, electrical fitters, mechanical fitters, transmission and distribution line mechanics, high voltage switchers, site-based project managers and site supervisors are all highly sought-after capabilities. 

If you are interested in career opportunities and can't see a current match for your interests or skill set on our vacancies page, check out what’s available through our service delivery partners: