What you will do
As the Electric Advisor you’ll be responsible for providing technical advice on tri-service operaitonal equipment and advice on the management of specilist electrical equipment. You’ll develop cost effective solutions that are operationally feasible and safe within the bounds of the engineering regulatory framework, and with due regard to the principles of maintenance support.
What we need
Your knowledge of current NZ Electrical legislation such as the Electricity Act, Electricity Safety Regulations and all Electrical AS/NZS including bio medical and Apprentice Training standards, as well as your experience within the electrical industry and be a registered Electrician.
In order to be successful in this role you’ll need to have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to conduct robust research and use your initiative.
Who we are
The NZDF Equipment Management Organisation (EM Org) will provide a single point of accountability for the through-life management of specified equipment across the Land, Air and Maritime environments thereby ensuring that all equipment receives consistent strategic logistic support whilst in service in NZDF.
Every hour of every day, 365 days of the year, the New Zealand Defence Force is contributing to the defence, security and well-being of Aotearoa / New Zealand. As a modern, professional military, it is our goal to maintain well trained, equipped and disciplined armed forces that can react to crisis at short notice.
NZDF is an inclusive organisation that is open to flexible working arrangements and welcomes applications from people regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, age, beliefs/opinions, or family circumstances.
In return for your expertise, dedication and hard work, NZDF is offering remuneration reflective of your experience, along with:
How to Apply
To view the Position Description and to apply online please visit our Defence Careers website, or use the links on this page. For further information, please contact Paul Hodges on (04) 560 6967.
Please note: If you are an existing NZDF employee (excluding contractors) you must apply through our Internal Vacancies site, via the HR Toolkit.
Applications close on Tuesday 5 November 2019.
Please note: Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for. The minimum citizenship and residency criteria for security clearances to be granted by the NZ Defence Force are as follows:
Higher level Security Clearance
If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.