Cable Jointer

Essential Energy

Location: Lismore

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 Cable Jointer in Lismore, NSW.

About the role

Being a Cable Jointer means you are responsible for the general construction, installation, connection, maintenance and repair of both high voltage (HV) and low voltage (LV) distribution network assets and equipment with emphasis on those components directly related to the underground network. 

What we offer

Nine-day fortnight

Competitive remuneration

15.5% Superannuation

Work laptop and all other supporting technology to work in the office or from home

A range of learning and development opportunities, including leadership programs

Apple and Dell Employee Purchase Programs

Fitness Passport

Corporate Health Plan

Relocation Assistance*

Flexible working arrangements

18 weeks paid parental leave

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Fantastic local and regional career opportunities

*Available to successful applicants in accordance with Essential Energy policy

Required Qualifications

  • Certificate III in ESI - Power Systems - Distribution Cable Jointing with electives in Install, Maintain, Fault Find, Switching and repair or demonstrated capability through past employment experience and/or relevant qualifications.
  • Drivers licence
  • WorkCover NSW Construction Induction Certificate
  • Attainment and ongoing successful maintenance of all regulatory, industry and business.

For further information please contact John Harvey, Resource Supervisor, on 0407 926 335.

Applications close on Sunday 11th June 2023 at 11.55pm (AEST).

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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