our team

Working at Waipā Networks


Keen to work in a supportive environment where you can be passionate about your work? Then join the Waipā Networks team. We’re committed to our people and community, which is reflected in our operations and sponsorship programme. If you’d like to make a real difference in your community, join our team today. We give back to all the communities we’re part of with activities such as donating 85,000 power-saving Ecobulbs across the Waipā region to schools and community organisations and participating in local community events such as the Te Awamutu Christmas Parade. Our team’s work doesn’t go unnoticed, and we also pay for regular skin checks for all our team members to keep them safe.

Staff benefits

  • Comprehensive health insurance for you & your family
  • Annual Skin Scan
  • Flexible work options
  • Annual Flu vaccinations
  • Annual Health checks
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Gym membership discounts
  • Life insurance plan equivalent to two times your annual salary

More about Waipā Networks

Having been in the electricity industry for over 100 years, Waipā Networks owns and operates an electricity network that delivers power to more than 40,000 customers. 

Historically rural, our network has transitioned into a mixed rural, urban, and industrial network. We’re facing lots of good challenges and have lots of cool stuff in the works. We’re lean and agile, but the canvas is big enough for you to paint on and leave your mark.

As a leader in life-improving energy services and solutions, we strive to be recognised by our community as a leader in cost-effective and reliable distribution networks.

Our Current Vacancies


Senior Communications Specialist

Your Vision, Our Voice: Join us at Waipā Networks as a Senior Communications Specialist! Waipā Networks is looking for a dynamic Senior Communications Specialist to lead strategic communication efforts that elevate our organisation’s reputation, engagement, and impact. Reporting to the General Manager – Customer & Community, you will play a pivotal role in shaping and …..

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Network Engineer

Ready to help build the network of the future? Join us at Waipā Networks as a Network Engineer! Waipā Networks is looking for an experienced Network Engineer to join our team! Whether you’re looking to move to the Waipā region or seeking a new and innovative workplace, joining Waipā Networks as a Network Engineer could …..

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