Auckland, New Zealand
Posted on Monday, August 28, 2023

Ward Chandler Electrical is a major electrical contractor with a proud heritage of over 50 years, completing some of the most significant projects in the region. 

As part of the McKay Group of companies (, we are now one of the largest privately owned electrical organisations in New Zealand with extensive knowledge in design, automation, and heavy industrial & commercial electrical engineering.  We are a multi-disciplinary electrical contracting and electrical engineering company with branches in Whangarei, Auckland, Kawerau, Rotorua, Tokoroa, Tauranga, Hamilton, Wellington, Cromwell and in the USA. We are a dynamic, growing and highly successful electrical project and maintenance service provider.  

About the role

Due to our growing reputation and work portfolio, we are looking for an electrician to join our friendly team in Auckland. We are looking for someone who is organised, can work independently, and shows flexibility to tackle anything put in front of them.

The primary focus of this role is providing electrical expertise to a range of divisions within our Ward Chandler Team. 

The successful applicant will need to have:

  • NZ Electrical Registration with current practicing license
  • Sound computer literacy
  • Good communication skills
  • Motivation and drive
  • High work standards and professional manner
  • Ability to be highly organised and use initiative
  • A good work ethic
  • Ability to work independently and supervise a small team onsite

If you feel this opportunity is for you and you wish to grow your career and work for a successful and stable NZ company, we welcome you to apply for this position.

Applicants should be Permanent Residents or New Zealand / Australia citizens and have the right to live and work in New Zealand.