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The Ghella Abergeldie Joint Venture is searching for a PLC Technician to join the TBM team on the Central Interceptor Project.

As a PLC Electronic Technician, you will assist and maintain all PLC controls and communication systems for the Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) and Tunnel works on the Central Interceptor Project.

 What you will be doing:

  • Assist and maintain all PLC control and communication systems for the site, including; TBM, batching plant, waste treatment plant, ventilation and evacuation system
  • Assist with the troubleshooting, fault finding and repair of PLC related electrical issues to minimise production downtime
  • Continuously updating and improving systems
  • Ensure 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
  • Keep a register of activities performed

 The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience as a PLC Technician or similar position
  • Experience with TBMs and tunnel works ideal but construction site experience is essential
  • Knowledge of PLC Programming and fault finding
  • Knowledge of setup, maintenance and fault finding on communication systems
  • Good approach to team work, communication and decision-making skills
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Good analytical and problem-solving ability
  • Construct Safe Level 1 is ideal but not essential - we will provide this training!

The Central Interceptor is the largest wastewater tunnel in New Zealand. It is 14.7km long, 4.5m in width and height and it will be built between Grey Lynn and the Mangere Wastewater Treatment Plant – by us!

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

We are one family building a better future for Tāmaki Makaurau

If you are looking to make a positive impact and be part of a legacy project that has wide reaching benefits for Auckland then why not join our team!

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