Our aspiration is to be New Zealand’s leading digital utility. Our evolution is well underway.


As we evolve, we will need tech professionals with expertise in:

  • Data science and insight.
  • Software development.
  • Artificial intelligence and Robotic Process Automation (RPA).
  • ISP engineering: telco and developer experience, network coding and script, ruby code, python, puppet, GIT.
  • Cyber security for our Generation and Technology Operations teams.

Trustpower is a leading power generation company, an energy retailer and a fast growing telco. We are proud to call Tauranga home.

“Trustpower’s evolution from a traditional utility into a leading digital utility is well underway. We have an open, collaborative, curious learning-based culture. The key to our success lies in our capability to accelerate that evolution and respond to the opportunities in front of us.” ~ Simon Clarke, Trustpower GM Business Solutions & Technology

At a glance

We are one of New Zealand’s leading sustainable power generation companies. We offer our customers power, phone, internet and gas.
  • Founded 1915
  • Publicly listed company on NZSX
  • Head Office in downtown Tauranga
  • 800+ employees New Zealand wide
  • 500+ employees in Tauranga
  • 85 employees in Business Solutions and Technology department.
  • Operates its own ISP network
  • Operates 38 hydropower stations
  • Generates 8% of New Zealand’s hydropower capacity.

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Trustpower operates 38 hydro power stations across 19 hydroelectric power schemes.

We support the New Zealand Government’s long-term Energy Strategy.

Target commitment > 90% of New Zealand’s electricity supply coming from renewable sources by 2025. That’s where we come in.


Sustainability is a responsible approach. Locally, nationally, and globally.


We’d love to hear from experienced technology professionals with expertise in data science, artificial intelligence and machine learning who interested in working for PlantTech. Returning Kiwi expats, immigrants and New Zealand locals are all welcome to get in contact.


MICHELLE JACOBS Recruitment Co-ordinator E. P. +64 (0) 276290542

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