A career with The Lines Company means a career in one of New Zealand's most important and exciting industries - the Electricity Supply industry.

Here at TLC we recognise  that our people are critical to the success of our business and our community, and we are committed to providing a caring work environment that enables professional and personal growth.
TLC offers a range of careers in diverse teams of committed and talented people with a high calibre of qualifications, experience and skills. This is a workplace where we seek to continuously improve and look for new and smarter ways of doing things.

How to apply for a vacancy

If you haven't applied for a job through our system before, you'll need to complete our online registration form. We'll ask you to provide some details and upload your CV. You will receive a confirmation email once your application has been received.

Current Vacancies

A click on the role titles below will take you to our online application process with HR Connect Limited, our trusted recruitment advisors.


Capital Projects Administrator

Key contact for all project communication, ensuring all admin tasks associated with Project work are carried out in accordance with company policy.

Personal Assistant

We are currently seeking an experienced PA to provide effective and efficient executive support services to two General Managers.

Project Coordinator (FCLM)

Support all Project functions to ensure the timely, accurate and efficient processing of meter changes and livening requests and queries. 12 month FTC 

Data Customer Service Representative (FCLM)

Seeking a proactive and change agile person with a strong customer service ethos and attention to detail to join the the team in Hamilton. 

Fault Person / Electrician

We are seeking an Electrician to work in idyllic location in the heart of the North Island in a key role that offers breadth and variety.

Metering Technician

Highly motivated electrician with a strong customer service ethos and exceptional time management skills required. Taumarunui based. 

HR Advisor OR HR Graduate

Seeking an experienced generalist HR Advisor to work closely with the HR Manager and support team in building and delivering a fantastic HR service. 

Engineering Design Team Leader (Electrical)

Team leadership role; power system / distribution network design experience; Tertiary Qualification req. Opportunity to be part of great team

How is my privacy protected?

All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.

How does the interview process work?

Interviews are an important part of the hiring process. Our interviews are interactive. We use structured behavioural type questions and will also give you the opportunity to ask us questions too.
In some instances you may need to attend a second interview. This will give both you and us an opportunity to learn more about each other.

What is psychometric testing?

For many of our external vacancies, the preferred candidate(s) are asked to complete a psychometric assessment as part of the selection process. We use two types of psychometric assessment tests; one focuses on your personality and the other on your abilities. 

Pre-employment drug testing

We put safety first at TLC. In accordance with our drug and alcohol policy all applicants who are offered employment will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.

Information for overseas applications

If you are an international applicant and successful in your application, you will need to meet criteria specified by Immigration New Zealand.