Vegetation Controller – Utility Worker

Employer: Centralines

Role: Vegetation Controller – Utility Worker

Location: Central Hawke's Bay

Closing: 21 May 2021

Central Hawke’s Bay offers a lifestyle and environment that is the envy of the rest of New Zealand, with pristine beaches, warm, sunny weather and a friendly, relaxed rural atmosphere.

Centralines is a vibrant, progressive Electricity Distribution Company based in Waipukurau who offer a great working environment.

Applications are sought from people that are physically fit, reliable, like working outdoors, able to demonstrate a flexible attitude to work, able to work at heights and who support the Community

Vegetation Controller – Utility Worker

An opportunity exists at Centralines for a Vegetation Controller – Utility Worker to join our growing team.

The successful applicant will be provided with the opportunity to develop and grow their career, you will join a team in a company that invests in the wellbeing of its staff and their future.

Key responsibilities are:

  • Undertake general Utility worker duties

  • Basic Traffic Control,

  • Vegetation control machinery operation

  • Drive Company vehicles appropriate to licences held (Must have a Full and Clean Drivers licence)

  • Herbicide Application

  • Complete all extra tasks to complete vegetation work, as required as agreed

Ideally, our candidates will have experience in:

  • Chainsaw and scrub bar use

  • Off-road driving

  • Farm fencing

  • Herbicide Application

At Centralines we will provide:

  • Full PPE

  • Training and Licencing costs

  • Medical Insurance

  • Wellness Subsidies

  • 4% Kiwisaver

  • Relocation subsidy available

NB. T & C’s apply, will be discussed with successful applicants

Drug testing and Health checks are mandatory for all applicants offered work.

Full job descriptions are available on the Centralines web site at

To apply, please submit a cover letter and your CV to

Mail or deliver to our depot:

Centralines Ltd

2 Peel Street

P O Box 59, Waipukurau 4242

Ph 06 858 7770

Applications close on 21st May 2021