If you are looking for a meaningful career that will help New Zealanders to be world leaders in clean and clever energy use, EECA could be the place for you.

Our culture and workplace

EECA is small in size, but big on delivery. We can easily connect across the business and get to know one another – starting right from the beginning in your personalised induction process.

Even better, we’re all united by a driving passion and commitment to make a positive contribution to New Zealand.

It’s easy to see where you fit into that picture, and make your own mark.



What we offer

  • Free medical insurance through Southern Cross
  • Bespoke training and development
  • Access to a popular, active social club
  • An excellent working environment; tight-knit, collaborative and passionate work culture.

Our behaviours

EECA has identified four key behaviours that will help us succeed and we want applicants who will demonstrate these:

  • Open to the new
  • Stand in others shoes
  • Believe in 'we' not 'me'
  • Deliver the goods

Our purpose

EECA’s purpose is to mobilise New Zealanders to be world leaders in clean and clever energy use. We are Te Tari Tiaki Pūngao – Guardian of the energy. This means we have a responsibility to ensure that all of New Zealand recognises that the energy we save now will be an asset to our future, in a multitude of ways. We want a sustainable energy system that supports the prosperity and well-being of current and future generations. In order to get there, our strategic focus areas are:

  • Productive and low emissions business
  • Efficient and low-emissions transport
  • Energy efficient homes
  • Government leadership
  • Engage hearts and minds

Our strategy [PDF, 130 KB]

Join us

Come and join our passionate staff at EECA to make a difference to New Zealand.

When you apply for a role at EECA, our friendly People and Capability team of Jacqui, Jenny, and Caishar will be there to support you through your application process and answer any queries you may have.


Our people

EECA has a tight-knit, collaborative and passionate work culture.

We are looking for people who:

  • Have an innovative mindset
  • Are collaborative in their approach
  • Are passionate about our purpose


Dr Marcos Pelenur, Chief Executive EECA featured left.

Work with us

View our open positions as there may be an opportunity for you to join us.