Zone Substation Senior Electrical Technician

Essential Energy

Location: Tamworth

Job Type: Full time


We are unique

We are a regional business that thinks on a global level. We work with determined, passionate and curious people to empower communities to share and use energy for a better tomorrow. With a network that powers 95% of NSW and parts of Southern Queensland, we ensure homes, hospitals, schools, businesses, and services stay connected.

We are currently recruiting for a Zone Substation Senior Electrical Technician in Tamworth, NSW.

About the role

As a Zone Substation Senior Electrical Technician you will be exposed to and be responsible for the coordination/management of the construction and maintenance of Zone Substations including the installation, commissioning, and testing of Zone Substation equipment.

About You

You will be an experienced Zone Substation Technician able to demonstrate practical application of the qualification for this role. You will have experience in complying with and promoting Occupational Health and Safety values, environmental needs, quality needs and in the practice of the technical aspects of the Zone Substation Senior Electrical Technician role.

Required Qualifications

The successful candidate will have completed an Electrical Apprenticeship, and preferably possess a Engineering Diploma in ESI Power Systems or capability through past employment and/or relevant qualifications. You will be required to hold a current Driver's Licence, a Qualified Supervisors Certificate, WorkCover NSW Construction Induction Certificate and maintain all regulatory, industry and business required licences where required.

Basic skills in computer operations and an ability to work effectively, within a team environment hosting sound communication and interpersonal skills, both in writing and verbally is critical.

We offer fantastic local and regional career opportunities limited only by your own drive and determination.

Working for this large and diverse organisation, employees can take advantage of a range of learning and development opportunities, including leadership programs.

If successful in this role you will join a supportive and appreciative team in a role that offers breadth across essential Energy's entire corporate and network businesses.

What we offer

  • Nine-day fortnight
  • 15% Superannuation
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • 18 weeks paid parental leave
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Relocation/ removal expenses as per EE policy.
  • Business Use Vehicle.

At Essential Energy we are united in our purpose and live our values. We operate in an exciting and rapidly changing environment, thrive in a culture that’s all about teamwork and are here for our customers.

For further information please contact Graham Myers, Zone Substation Field Manager, on 0427 773 835.

Applications close on Sunday 2nd of April 11:55pm (AEDT).

Passionate people. Global thinking. Regional heart.

Building a better energy future.

Essential Energy is committed to building a culturally diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourages applicants to apply regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or disability.

As an organisation, our aim is to champion inclusivity in the workplace and celebrate the difference in all our employees.

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