Life at Mercury.

Life at Mercury.

At Mercury you’re not just an employee, you’re part of something bigger, and something great. If you're keen to make a difference to New Zealand while building your career then you're looking in 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? See below.

Our Benefits.

Our Benefits.

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


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


We give you a great discount on your Mercury power bill.


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


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



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



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


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


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


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

Our people.

<h3>Wu Khoo – Geothermal Technical Resources Manager</h3>

Wu Khoo – Geothermal Technical Resources Manager

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

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<h3>Esther Tomkinson – Process Improvement Coordinator</h3>

Esther Tomkinson – Process Improvement Coordinator

"No two days are the same - I learn something new every day about the business and I continue to grow and develop!"

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Our Attitude

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.



We are proud to be the winners of the Best Enterprise Workplace in IBM’s 2017 Best Workplaces Awards and the NZ 2018 HR award for Workforce Engagement Programme of the Year. See details below.

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

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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