Vacancy Details

  • Vacancy ID : 137
  • Job Title : Asset Information Technician
  • Department : Network Assets
  • Closing Date : 4/10/2020
  • Details : At PowerNet, our people are committed to providing safe, efficient and reliable supply of electricity to businesses and communities across the lower South Island. We are an industry leader and as such, our progression and innovation is at the forefront of our business where we are committed to learning more about emerging technologies and the impact this will have on our customers, communities and network.

    We have an outstanding opportunity to join the PowerNet team in the exciting and rewarding role of Asset Information Technician based out of our Invercargill Office in Racecourse Road.

    As the Asset Information Technician you will play a critical role here at PowerNet in assisting with the Asset Management Information System (AMIS) integration, data and reporting functions to provide effective asset planning, creation, operations and disposal actions and decisions. You will be responsible for entering and maintaining the accuracy of data in the IBM Maximo system. Another key purpose of this role is converting the data into information which will allow improved decision making within PowerNet.

    Experience/Knowledge and Skills:
    • University Entrance or NCEA level 2
    • Current Drivers Licence
    • Strong computer entry and data management skills
    • Understanding of databases and MS SQL environment
    • Good communication skills and attention to detail
    • Strong analytical, literacy and numerical skills
    • Experience in IBM Maximo system or a similar enterprise is advantageous

    Our Candidate:
    Ideally you have information systems management experience within the electricity industry here in New Zealand, however, if you have information systems management or database experience in a relatable sector, we would love to hear from you.
    The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual who has a pragmatic, flexible and adaptable approach. They will be a unified team member who has a high attention to detail with solid communication skills. You will be someone who is up front and honest and really wants to make a difference within a company who encourages growth and development and a can do attitude of "Do it once, do it right”.

    Our Culture:
    Here at PowerNet our people are our most valuable asset. We are committed to providing a caring team environment, a balanced approach to work and personal life, while encouraging professional and personal growth for everyone.

    To Apply:
    If you are looking for an outstanding opportunity in your career then we encourage you to apply online, for further information or a copy of the position description, please visit our website

    Please note you will need to attach your current resume along with a cover letter to support your application.

    Applications close Sunday 4th October 2020

    All applicants must be currently in New Zealand and eligible to work in New Zealand.