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Pole Inspector - Dunedin

Otago - Dunedin City

Delta is your smart thinking infrastructure specialist. We construct, manage and maintain essential energy and environmental infrastructure. Every day we make a difference in the lives of New Zealanders. We make communities better for people to live, work and play in – keeping the lights on, the trees trimmed and the parks green.

We are seeking a highly motivated person to undertake inspections of the overhead line assets for our high performing Dunedin team.


Reporting to the Pole Inspection Team Leader, this position involves conducting inspections and vigorous testing as per policy documents and using tablets to complete inspection reports. You will be part of a team that has responsibility for providing comments on pole conditions to Aurora Energy.


About you:


  • Experience with mechanical hands-on work;
  • Enjoy working in the outdoors;
  • Basic computer skills;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • The ability to plan own work and work independently;
  • You will have a sound academic record with good achievement in Secondary School level Science / Physics;
  • A high interest and/or experience in the electrical distribution industry – especially in overhead systems would be highly advantageous;


We will provide training to support you in your role and ongoing training will be offered for future progression within Delta.


To be successful in the role you will possess a good work ethic and a well organised approach with good interpersonal skills and customer awareness. You will also have strong attention to detail and a demonstrated Health and Safety focus.

What’s on offer:

  • All equipment provided;
  • On-the-job training;
  • Career and development opportunities;
  • Becoming part of a dedicated team within a supportive environment;
  • Joining a progressive organisation.

If you this sounds like you, and you hold a current clean driver’s licence, we want to hear from you. Apply now!


Delta is an equal opportunities employer, providing competitive remuneration and structured support for your career development. To apply, and to find out more about Delta please visit Check out our employees at work in the World’s Best Office at

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Applications close: 21 Dec 2018