About Us

Locally owned and operated in Taupo

Your Taupo local electrical, heat pump and air conditioning experts.

We have a strong team culture here at Off-Grid Electrical, and work on ownership, accountability and responsibility. We go above and beyond for the customer with strong communication and quality service. As the one stop shop, we can provide services for electrical, solar, heating/cooling and refrigeration needs. We are a Taupo based business and proudly support local businesses, fundraising events, gateway students and hire apprentices in the local area.

Here at Off Grid Electrical we pride ourselves on the quality we provide and can be trusted to deliver a safe, high end service.

Meet the Team

Sean McCullough
Josh Keys
Toshka Civil
Scott Buchanan
Adrian Money
Victoria Grant
Josh Baldwin
Iyana Stevenson
Daniel Atkinson

Sean McCullough

Contractors Representative, Contract Manager, Quality Manager


Sean McCullough – Off Grid’s fearless leader, Sean is the owner/operator of Off Grid Electrical.

Sean is a family man with 4 awesome kids and a lovely fiancée. Sean is a super keen hunter/fisherman who generally loves getting outdoors. He also has a passion for water skiing with his kids.

He has a massive range of skills which he has acquired from Working in Power Generation, High Voltage transmission, Commercial, Industrial and Domestic sectors of the electrical industry as well as heat pump installations. Sean has a real knack for finding the right solution for the customer. With a growing team who are proud to call him their boss.

Josh Keys

Operations Manager & Registered Electrician


Josh Keys is a husband to his lovely wife, dad of 2 young boys and loves the outdoors- anything with guns, motors or hooks Josh is there.

Josh comes from Mercury Geothermal team and is a qualified electrician/ Instrument technician. Josh is our operations manager and is learning the ropes on running the crew here at Off Grid.

Josh also has an extensive skill set on the tools which can be utilized when necessary.

Toshka Civil

Registered Electrician / Project Supervisor


Toshka is a qualified electrician and has a partner who is also a qualified electrician so the battle is real here, Tosh has 1 young boy and is a huge family man. He loves taking his son everywhere with him be it a motorbike or a boat his young fella is there.

Tosh loves the outdoors and is super competitive in everything.

Tosh has been running the landing project managing huge workloads, Tosh comes from the power industry and instrumentation. He is a valuable member of the off grid team and a major asset to the team bringing hard work and a good attitude with thoroughness to everything.

Scott Buchanan

Registered Electrician / Project Supervisor / Electrical Inspector


Qualified electrician and soon to be qualified Electrical Inspector. Scott is a married man with two beautiful kids.

Scott is a family man who loves 4WD, jet boating and going for cruises on his Harley.

Scott has worked in the commercial, residential and industrial sites which make him a very valued senior member of Off Grid team. He has a well rounded skill set and is always keen to take on the big jobs!

Adrian Money

Registered Electrician / Project Supervisor


Qualified Refrigeration technician/ Electrician, Adrian is a dedicated family man who has a wife and three young boys, he is into getting outdoors and making the most of Taupo.

Adrian is hard working and always goes the extra mile to make sure all of his work is above industry standard and well presented.

Victoria Grant

Registered Electrician


Victoria is an amazing young women who has recently qualified in the last year as an electrician and has just purchased a new family canine (kaboodle).

She has just moved here from Wellington and prides herself on her thorough electrical testing and knowledge of wiring standards and rules, Victoria specializes in new residential wiring and switchboards
Victoria works long hours and is very meticulous with her quality she will never finish a job without it being 100% right, I see a bright future for Victoria within Off Grid.

Josh Baldwin

Registered Electrician


Josh Baldwin has freshly qualified with us after re-locating from the Mt Ruapehu team last year, Josh has a partner and a young dog and enjoys the outdoors and a well-earned beer on a Friday.

Josh has a wide range of skills from working up the mountain and his newly acquired skills at off grid.

Josh is now wiring new houses and completing a lot of council jobs which is rounding off his skill set.

Josh also has a top attitude always doing his best, putting in the extra hours and efforts and never complaining.

Iyana Stevenson

Apprentice Electrician


Iyana is a young 2nd year electrical apprentice and is very dedicated with a no complain just get the job done attitude, she is 21 years old enjoys socialising with her friends and family. Iyana is very intelligent and is right up to date with the tricky techy aspects of the electrical field and you will often find her programming wifi controllers or completing time cards/timesheets for tradesman who are lost without her.

Daniel Atkinson

Apprentice Electrician


Dan Atkinson is an adult apprentice who came over from being a sky diver, Dan has recently married his lovely wife Kodie a talented real estate agent.

Dan spends his free time riding his motorbike, renovating his home and being a ju jitsu master so don’t get on the wrong side of him.

Dan is full of energy and ready to go with a real want to learn the trade and do a good job he has a bright future ahead of him.