Life at Mercury

If you’re keen to make a real difference to New Zealand while building your career, then you’re looking at the right place. We are proud to be the winner of Best Enterprise Workplace in IBM’s 2017 Best Workplaces Awards, which recognise New Zealand’s best places to work as rated by employees. A great environment is just the beginning, what else can you expect?

Our Benefits

At Mercury the rewards reflect the value you add to our team. Check out the great benefits we offer our people.
 

MY DAYS

5 additional days leave every year to help you balance your work and home life.
 

MATES’ RATES

In return for a referral, we give you a great discount on your Mercury power bill.
 

INSURANCE HELP

If you become unwell we make sure everything is taken care of through our free life and income protection insurance.
 

EMPLOYEE COMMUNITY FUND

Community is important to you, so we’ve made $100,000 a year available to share among local community and sports groups you suggest.

 

PARTNER'S LEAVE

At Mercury you get 2 weeks paid partner's leave to spend with your new family member.

 

FREE FRUIT

Delicious fresh, seasonal fruit delivered to our sites each week.
 

CHECK UP

We shout you an annual doctors' check up to the value of $100.
 

SAFETY

Everyone is committed to getting you home safely at the end of the day. Learn more.
 

SPECIAL OFFERS

Discounts and great rates at dentists, gyms and other local businesses.

Taylor Martinovich - Customer Services Rep

"Speaking to new people every day is definitely one thing I enjoy most about being a Customer Services Representative."
 
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Wu Khoo - Geothermal Technical Resources Manager

"My career changes have each been rewarding; providing me with new and exciting challenges"
 
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Our Attitude

Our Attitude is a combination of three elements that work together to have a real impact. They are the way we work at Mercury.

Commit & Own it

We take ownership from start to finish.
 

Share & Connect

We work together to deliver the unique and wonderful for our customers.
 

Curious & Original

We see possibilities and bring them to life.
Governance

Governance

At Mercury we have a genuine focus on the long term. 
 
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Performance

Performance

Interested in the annual report and current share price?
 
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Safety

Safety

The health and safety of our people and everyone we work with is a top priority at Mercury. 
 
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Community

Community

We have strong connections in our communities, and our people do too. 
 
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Awards

IBM Workplace award

IBM Workplace award

New Zealand’s best workplaces are identified each year by the IBM Best Workplaces Survey. In 2017, 173 organisations participated in the survey and based on ratings given by employees Mercury was ranked Best Enterprise Workplace.
NZ HR award

NZ HR award

Mercury was awarded the NZ 2018 HR award for Workforce Engagement Programme of the Year, which recognises excellence in outstanding initiatives that demonstrate significant achievement in the improvement of workforce engagement culture in an organisation.

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