Be part of the team at Aurora Energy. Pursue your next career opportunity with us.

Join the team at Aurora Energy, New Zealand's seventh largest electricity distribution business! We are in a period of substantial investment and with that comes exciting development opportunities!

What's more, you will get to work in some of New Zealand's most spectacular landscapes in Central Otago, Queenstown Lakes and Dunedin!

We offer a wide range of roles from planners to electrical engineers to network controllers and project managers!

We are an employer who recognises and supports international talent as well as domestic applicants.

Our Values

Aurora Energy is on the journey of embedding a company culture aligned with our staff-developed values.

These values guide us in the way we work.


Health and Safety

Safety is a top priority and value at Aurora Energy.As an electrical distribution business, our people need to manage and control risks associated with a very hazardous form of energy and everyone’s safety and welfare is a top priority to us.

For this reason, pre-employment checks are required as part of our recruitment process, which includes a criminal check, and pre-employment drug testing.


Aurora Energy has a strong focus on staff wellbeing, primarily through our Employee Wellbeing Action Group.

This group organises regular wellbeing related activities, notably including free weekly fruit for all employees, exercise groups, lunch and learn sessions and social events.

Employee Benefits

Employees at Aurora Energy are entitled to 10 days sick leave, have the option of purchasing an extra week's annual leave and receive an extra 1.5% KiwiSaver contribution after one year of service. Aurora Energy is committed to paying all permanent staff the living wage.

Future Opportunities

We have a wide range of career options at Aurora Energy. If you would be interested in joining us, we’d love to hear from you. You can register your details for any future opportunities.

Current Vacancies

Executive Assistant


*Cromwell Based more...

About Us

Aurora Energy is New Zealand’s seventh-largest electricity distribution company, supplying power to more than 89,000 homes, schools, farms and businesses in Dunedin, Central Otago and Queenstown Lakes. We’re in a major phase of network renewal that touches nearly every part of the community.

The Role

Based in our Cromwell office, the role is to provide a quality and proactive support service to the General Manager – Operations and Service Delivery and the General Manager of Work Programming and Contracts. Diary management, preparing reports and travel arrangements will be a substantial element, as will anticipating tasks and managing conflicting demands, to ensure the General Managers are operating at optimal efficiency.

The successful applicant will be across a range of coordination, documentation, communication, analysis and administration tasks to support workload management and the achievement of business outcomes.

Role Requirements

With a focus on professionalism, discretion, communication and initiative the successful applicant will pride themselves on their excellent administrative skills. Prior executive administration experience is essential, as is experience with dictation, minute taking, research and analysis skills.

In line with our company values the successful applicant will be a team player who is friendly and approachable. They will be solutions focused with strong attention to detail and a flare for delivering successful outcomes. As an all-rounder they will thrive on planning, organising and meeting deadlines and have a flexible and autonomous approach to their work.


We see diversity as a strength and welcome applications from anyone who has what it takes, regardless of gender, ethnicity or background. 

If you think you are a good fit for the role click the ‘Apply Now’ button to submit your application.

To learn more about Aurora Energy please visit our website:


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Advertised: May 9, 2019