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The Ghella Abergeldie Joint Venture is searching for an PLC Electrical Supervisor to join the TBM team on the Central Interceptor Project.

As a PLC Electrical Supervisor you will lead a team of PLC technicians to maintain all PLC controls for the TBM and Micro TBM. 

What you will be doing:

  • Lead a team of PLC technicians in the execution of all PLC related works 
  • Coordinate activities by planning and developing work schedules, setting priorities and directing and monitoring the work of the PLC team
  • Assist with and maintain all PLC controls and communication systems for the TBM, MTBM, trains, radio system, batching plant, WTP, ventilation, emergency system
  • Provide advice and assist with the troubleshooting and repair of PLC/Electrical issues to minimise production downtime
  • Determine root cause for any breakdowns, perform corrective actions and identity suitable preventative measures
  • Support TBM production by performing preventative maintenance in order to minimise downtime
  • Ensure communication/information/reports are completed daily and passed onto the supervisor for shift handovers
  • Work collaboratively with TBM Electricians, Engineers, Mechanics and the wider construction team  

The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience as an PLC Technician
  • 2-4 years experience in a supervisory role
  • Relevant trade certification
  • Sound experience in the installation, repair and maintenance of all electrical system equipment and fault finding using PLC
  • Experience working on heavy civil infrastructure projects
  • You will hold a full EWRB Electrical license with Mining Endorsement
  • Good approach to team work, communication and decision-making skills
  • Ability to work under pressure, determine priorities, whilst being safety conscious
  • Flexibility to work shifts 

The Central Interceptor is New Zealand's largest ever Wastewater Project consisting of close to 20km of tunnels, more than 17 shafts, a major pump station and substantial wastewater management and network infrastructure works. 

If you are looking to make a positive impact, be part of a legacy project that has wide reaching benefits for Auckland and the community then we want to hear from you.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Central Interceptor

90 Prospect Terrace
1024 Auckland Directions +64 9 9535 640 View page

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