Current Opportunities

Trainee Data-Communications Technician

Aotea Communications is the specialist data communications installation, and servicing arm of Aotea Bay of Plenty Ltd.

Aotea Bay of Plenty is a business that is owned, governed, and managed by our people with a focus on solutions and service. We focus on long-term business partnerships based on value, innovation and accountability. Our people are our single biggest asset, and we value them accordingly. We operate within a culture of 100% accountability, and as a result, we operate as one team.

Quality workmanship and respect earned from our customers is the key to our success! Therefore, only individuals who are team-oriented, have excellent customer service skills and are committed to providing high-quality work will be considered for this position.

The successful applicant will be trained in:

  • Installation, maintenance and documentation of structured cabling & Audio/Video (A/V) projects
  • Pulling cable, dressing cables and labelling to industry & manufacturer standards
  • Terminating, assembling and installing 8-pin RJ45 modular connectors, coaxial connectors and optical fibre connectors
  • Installation of network cabinets, active network equipment & wireless access points
  • Fault finding, toning, diagnosing and troubleshooting of copper and fibre optic problems
  • Developing and maintaining good working relationships with customers and other trades

The successful applicant must: 

  • Be punctual, well-presented, organised and self-motivated to develop their skill level
  • Computer literate 
  • Have strong interpersonal skills and oral communication skills
  • Have proven analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Hold a current NZ Full Drivers License (Clean)
  • Our data technicians service high-profile clients and Ministry of Education Schools therefore, it is essential that the successful candidate will pass the NZ Police vetting process

This role is best suited for someone looking to further their career and personal development. In return, Aotea offers a competitive remuneration package and challenging & dynamic work with world-class people.

If you have an interest in pursuing a career in the communications industry and this role sounds like you, then please apply. Please note references will be required. Applicants for this position MUST have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Please note references will be required.

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Aotea Electric Bay of Plenty

Bay of Plenty > Tauranga

Full time