Electrical Technician

Essential Energy

Location: Walgett

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 an Electrician in Walgett, NSW.

About the role

The Electrical Technician is responsible for the delivery of a range of technical works encompassing the maintenance, construction, inspection and operation of equipment related to energy Transmission and Distribution systems.

What we offer

Nine-day fortnight

15.5% Superannuation

Flexible working arrangements

18 weeks paid parental leave

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

A range of learning and development opportunities, including leadership programs

Fantastic local and regional career opportunities

Required qualifications

Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician (plus Qualified Supervisors Certificate)

Drivers Licence

WorkCover NSW Construction Induction Cert

Attainment and ongoing successful maintenance of all regulatory, industry and business required licences, authorisations and other such certificates deemed necessary for the role.

Any participation in out of hours On-Call will require you to be in the general vicinity of the On Call area

For further information please contact Mark Irvine, Resource Supervisor, on 0457 804 379.

Applications close on Tuesday 11th April, at 11:55pm.


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. 

You’ve got this!