Take your career to new heights!

We have opportunities including operational, engineering, future energy, finance and commercial, people, culture and communication and business support roles.

Our people

Our PowerNet family are committed to providing safe, efficient and reliable power to our communities across the lower South Island.

Our region

When we’re not enjoying the outdoors we’re building, maintaining and managing assets across Southland, West Otago, Queenstown-Lakes, Central Otago and Stewart Island.

Meet our leaders

Nine senior staff form PowerNet’s senior leadership team. Each brings their own unique skillsets to create a cohesive team which develops our people and our systems, ensuring great outcomes for all stakeholders.

Join our team

At PowerNet, people are an important part of our success come join our team and be part of our proud story of growth and innovation.

Our employment benefits

PowerNet provides a caring team environment and a balanced approach to work and personal life while encouraging professional and personal growth for everyone. Click here to see our PowerNet rewards and benefits.


Health and Wellbeing benefits

We also offer great benefits to help you look after your Health and Wellbeing.  Click here to see the list of benefits we can offer.

Our vision and values

All new team members are inducted into the business where they learn about PowerNet’s vision and values and how they each play an integral part in our success by building a strong and cohesive workplace culture. Our ‘one team, one way of working’ philosophy encourages personal growth and provides an opportunity for continuous learning through experience and innovation.


How to become an apprentice

Want to have an amazing career in the electricity industry?
PowerNet is the perfect place to kick start your career with on the job training amongst a team of highly qualified work mates.

Opportunities for graduates

PowerNet offer graduate opportunities for individuals motivated to make a difference within the electrical industry.
Click below to find out more about what its like to be a graduate at PowerNet.
Graduate opportunities will be posted on our ‘latest opportunities’ page.

Looking towards our future

We’re an environmentally-conscious organisation. We understand the opportunities and responsibilities our company has to deliver a greener future.