Work with WEL

WEL Networks is an innovative, infrastructure provider that’s been serving Waikato communities for 100 years.

Our core function is to distribute power from the national grid, to over 160,000 people through around 89,000 installation connection points.

We're committed to being best in safety, delivering the best in service and we do this through our ABCDE values.

A - Agility
B - Building the business
C - Caring for our people, customers and assets
D - Doing the right thing
E - Every day home safe

Across the business, career options are diverse. We employ around 240 staff with a range of expertise; from Live Line Mechanics, Faults Technicians and Technical Planners, to in-house Health & Safety professionals, Customer Service, Financial Accountants and Human Resources management. 

We invest time and money to grow our people because we understand the growth of our business depends on the strength and capability of our people. We hire a high number of trainees and graduates and work with them to develop industry skills, achieve tertiary qualifications and develop new skills on the job.

We offer great employee benefits from healthy lifestyle choices of subsidised gym memberships, fresh fruit Wednesday and welfare support, to a fun and proactive social club.

Working for WEL, you’re part of a business that’s also creating the networks and technologies to enable our communities. Why not join our team and play a role in Waikato’s development while helping to create creating sustainable communities.