Contact Person:


Training and Employment Coordinator


Waikato, Bay of Plenty


Te Mata Hiko – Contact Energy is investing $800million over three years to build the Tauhara 168 MW geothermal power generation plant, incorporating the world’s largest geothermal single shaft steam turbine. The construction of Tauhara Power Station has created many training and job opportunities. Ka Hiko ai te iwi is Contact Energy’s training and employment programme. How do you get a job on the Tauhara Construction? Do our FREE two-week pre-trade course of theory & practical training which includes: Site Safe Construction Passport, Risk Assessment, Safety Observer, First Aid, Working at Heights – advanced, Mobile Elevated Work Platforms and Confined Space & Gas Testing. Contact Energy’s investment includes a Scholarship Payment and your initial PPE gear. To apply you need to be able to pass random drug tests, physically fit and have reliable transport. Complete an online ‘registration of interest’ application and upload your curriculum vitae. Any queries contact Pilar Tahau Whelan 027 207 9103 | [email protected] |


Employment pathways, Work ready skills, Other

Key Words

Kaupapa Māori, Careers, Work Experience, Employer, Collaborative Partnerships