Line Mechanic

Kaimahi Waea Kawe Kōrero

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Line mechanics install, repair and maintain overhead and underground lines.

Pay

Line mechanics with one to five years’ experience usually earn

$32K-$60K per year

Line mechanics with five or more years' experience or in team leader roles usually earn

$60K-$100K per year

Source: Futureintech and Trade Me, 2016.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a line mechanic are good due to a shortage of workers.
A line mechanic repairing power lines

Line mechanics install, repair and maintain overhead and underground lines

Last updated 16 June 2017