Share this Job
Apply now »

Electrical Technician


City, NZ, Post Code

Onsite or Hybrid: 

Babcock New Zealand are looking for an experienced, registered Electrical Technician to join our team at Devonport Naval Base, Auckland.


About the role


Reporting to the Electrical Unit Leader and primarily working on the Devonport Naval Base (at times Whenuapai), this position primarily involves installing, testing and set to work of ‘systems’. Further to this, there is abundant trouble shooting, repair system calibration and the requirement to provide technical advice for a range of industrial and marine systems and equipment.


Key responsibilities will include


  • Carry out installation and repair activity on electrical equipment
  • Prepare and maintain accurate records and reports for customers
  • Identify, develop and lead improvement opportunities
  • Promote and abide by HSE awareness and procedures



Role benefits


  • $80-100k base salary
  • 1.5x hourly rate after 40 hours
  • 2x hourly rate after 43 hours
  • Ongoing career development


About You


To be successful in this position, you will have a National Certificate in Engineering (Electronics or equivalent) and hold an Electrical Practising License. You are proficient in use of Diagnostic Tools and Test Equipment, able to formulate technical reports. You enjoy collaborating with your team and take care to protect yourself and others to always work safely.


Your future at Babcock – what we offer you


  • Our work life integration policy brings together leave entitlements which include annual leave, wellbeing leave, paid parental leave.
  • We will provide you with a supportive and engaging environment where you can grow your career, supported by our capability framework plus ongoing access to self-led learning modules through LinkedIn Learning and access to study leave.
  • You’ll have access to beRewarded which will provide you with endless discounts across retail, health, entertainment, travel and much more, plus novated leasing options and corporate shares plan.
  • Your wellbeing is supported through our online wellbeing program Munch, Mind, Move, Money, access to our employee assistance program plus you can access two days annually from your personal leave as wellbeing days.
  • You’ll be able to participate in our weRecognise program which is an opportunity to recognise the outstanding work our people do each and every day in living our principles which are Be kind, Collaborate, Be Curious, Think Outcomes, Be Courageous and Own & Deliver.


Who we are


Babcock International Group, the aerospace and defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services for over a century.


Across Australia and New Zealand, Babcock has grown to a team of over 1,300 talented people, and we are on a path of continued growth and expansion. We operate across sectors such as defence, commercial marine, aviation, airports, communications, emergency services and engineering consultancy. To provide you some local context, some of the programs our team are proud to be a part of involve:

  • Providing emergency medical and search & rescue aviation services through our Aviation & Critical Services business;
  • Designing and supporting key systems for submarines and surface ships through our Marine business;
  • Providing fleet wide through life support and asset management services for Navy customers;
  • Managing critical assets for a range of sectors through our Land Business.


So, if you would like to join us and help create a safe and secure world, together, please apply via the ‘Apply Now’ button below.


To learn more about us visit


We welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds and experience however, the successful candidate must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand and capable of obtaining a New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) Security Clearance.


Please note, should your application progress you may be required to complete pre-employment checks. These checks may include but not limited to, reference checks, MOJ, security check, qualifications and right to work.


Babcock Australasia is a Circle Back Initiative Employer - we commit to respond to every applicant.


Job Req #43643

Job Segment: Electrical, Technician, Engineer, Engineering, Technology

Apply now »