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

We offer a wide range of roles from planners and electrical engineers to system control operators and project managers. What’s more, you’ll get to work in some of the country’s most spectacular landscapes in Central Otago, Queenstown Lakes and Dunedin.

We are New Zealand’s seventh largest electricity distribution business. As we invest for the future, there are plenty of new and exciting opportunities to challenge you personally and develop your skills and experience. We value our staff and understand our responsibilities as we strive to be an employer of choice. Some of our wellbeing initiatives are flexible work hours and annual flu vaccines.

For those potential employees who are proven in their areas of expertise, we offer the chance to define and progress career pathways to offer continued development. We are an employer who recognises and supports international talent as well as our domestic applicants.

Our people operate in high hazard environments 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.

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.

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About Us

Aurora Energy is New Zealand’s seventh-largest electricity distribution company, supplying power to more than 88,000 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

Working as part of the Asset Fleet team you will ensure our electricity asset fleets are managed in accordance with best industry asset management principles to deliver a safe, reliable and resilient supply of electricity. You will also play a key role in preparing asset replacement and renewal plans that strike the optimal balance in Aurora’s capital and operating investment to meet the interests of our customers, shareholders and regulators.

Based in Dunedin, professional growth opportunities will combine with a lifestyle worth relocating for. Dunedin is a relaxed city, surrounded by beautiful beaches, with affordable housing, short commutes and has great character thanks to its architecture. The proximity to summer and winter outdoor activities make it a great city to live, work and raise a family in.

Role Requirements

Our ideal candidate will have sound experience and knowledge of electrical distribution networks, a strong engineering background and either a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical), NZCE or other level 8 qualification in a related electrical engineering area. You will also work well in a team, have good analytical / data and computer skills and have the self-motivation and time-management to contribute


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.

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Advertised: Dec 7, 2018