Electrician jobs New Zealand

341 - Electricians

Electricians design, assemble, install, test, commission, diagnose, maintain and repair electrical networks, systems, circuits, equipment, components, appliances and facilities for industrial, commercial and domestic purposes, and service and repair lifts, escalators and related equipment. 

Please note: Automotive Electricians are excluded from this group and have their own category.

Tasks  

  • examining blueprints, wiring diagrams and specifications to determine sequences and methods of operation
  • measuring and laying out installation reference points
  • selecting, cutting and connecting wire and cable to terminals and connectors
  • using electrical and electronic test instruments to trace and diagnose faults
  • repairing or replacing faulty wiring and defective parts
  • positioning and installing electrical switchboards
  • connecting electrical systems to power supply
  • testing continuity of circuit
  • installing, testing and adjusting electric and mechanical parts of lifts

Specialisations

  • 341111 Electrician (General)
  • Armature Winder
  • Electrical Contractor
  • Heavy Coil Winder
  • Railway Signal Electrician
  • 341112 Electrician (Special Class)
  • 341113 Lift Mechanic
  • Lift Electrician

Minimum Requirements

  • ANZSCO Skill Level 3

If the above ANZSCO code 341 for Electrician is your current occupation then you have a very good chance of qualifying for a skilled New Zealand visa. For more detailed visa information, please complete a no obligation Online Assessment and select a call back time when a Visa Bureau migration consultant will call you and explain the migration process in detail.

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Permanent (skilled) migration:

If you are looking to live and work in New Zealand on a permanent basis, you can apply to emigrate to New Zealand through the New Zealand General Skilled Migration Program.

The program aims to meet current skills shortages in New Zealand by attracting skilled migrants under the age of 56 who can make an immediate contribution to the New Zealand economy.

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Temporary (working holiday) migration:

If you are looking to work and travel in New Zealand and are under 30 (inclusive) years of age, you may be eligible to take a Working Holiday in New Zealand.

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Electrician jobs New Zealand - If your profession is Electrician as described above then there is a good chance that the New Zealand Visa Bureau can help you find a job in New Zealand. There are jobs available now in your occupation but you will require a permanent or temporary New Zealand visa to work in New Zealand. Take either the Skilled visa or Working Holiday visa online assessment to see if you qualify.

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