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About WEL Networks

At WEL Networks we're delivering innovative energy solutions which enable our communities to thrive.

We've been serving the Waikato for 100 years, distributing power from the national grid, connecting over 160,000 people to electricity services through 92,000 installation connection points.

Based in Hamilton, we play an essential role in the region's economic and social development by identifying and investing in new technologies that will modernise our network and future-proof our region. 

We’re excited to be broadening our horizons as we diversify from a traditional lines company into a multi-utility.

Our People

Meet some of our fantastic team here

Employee Benefits

We offer a range of benefits to our employees from free Life and Medical Insurance to Fresh Fruit and Retailer Discounts.

Life Insurance
Permanent WEL employees are covered for Life Insurance to three times their salary.
Medical Insurance
Medical Insurance with Southern Cross is provided free to employees.
10 Days Sick Leave
WEL provides employees with 10 days sick leave per year. Additional cover can be given to light sick leave users in the event of a major illness.
View more of our employee benefits here

Enabling our people

At WEL we look after our people. 

We are driven to upskill, bringing new trainees into the industry annually, and nurturing and growing our staff. 

We have an active social club, encouraging our employees to interact, include their families in their work lives and just have fun!

Through our WEL Balanced programme we provide a range of wellbeing and wellness initiatives to enable our employees to thrive in our communities.


114 Maui Street
3200 Hamilton Directions 07 850 3100 View page

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