Transmission Lineworker


Location: Rowville

Job Type: Full time


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About Us

Zinfra partners with companies across the utility and infrastructure sectors to deliver maintenance, operations, engineering, and construction services. For our partners our work is crucial to maintaining the safety and reliability of their electricity and gas transmission and distribution assets.

At Zinfra, we are focused on enabling our people to reach their potential, be their true selves and enjoy working in an inclusive environment with a community focus. Prioritising our employees' wellbeing, equal opportunities and empowering a fully diverse and fulfilled workforce is key; we pride ourselves on meeting our employee's expectations.

Our people are our greatest asset so having various flexible working options, remote working, paid parental leave and leave purchase plans amongst many other benefits is a key foundation to our success. We are passionate about what we do and we are proud of who we are.

Diversity and Inclusion

We understand the value of a diverse workforce and have committed to creating real employment opportunities through our Reconciliation Action Plan. We look forward to receiving applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

When you join Zinfra, you become part of our diverse, inclusive, flexible and passionate team. We are a team that celebrates International Women's Day, NAIDOC Week, International Day of People with Disabilities and many other days that matter to our people. Come join us!

About the role

We are currently seeking an experienced Transmission Lineworker to be based out of our Rowville depot.

The primary purpose of this role is to undertake the construction and maintenance of electricity transmission networks by the safe and effective operation of associated plant and equipment, along with the below:

  • Study and interpret technical drawings, network line diagrams & maps
  • Climbing of transmission structures
  • Undertake maintenance inspections of electricity transmission networks in accordance with Client/Company Policies, Quality Systems and HSE procedures as well as statutory requirements
  • Undertake minor ancillary works as required
  • Work away depending on project requirements

About you

  • Hold a Certificate III ESI in Transmission Overhead
  • Construction White Card
  • Work at Heights Rescue
  • CPR trained desirable
  • Dogging & Rigging High Risk Work Licence preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to recognise and solve problems in the workplace
  • Willing to travel
  • Proven ability to work productively as part of a team, in a fast paced and changing workplace

The selected candidate will have the ability to learn and develop policies and procedures while being able to consistently meet deadlines. With highly developed written and verbal communication skills, this person will also be analytical, conceptual and have strong problem solving capability as well as the ability to learn and adapt in a rapidly changing environment.

Recruitment Process

As part of Zinfra's commitment to keeping our employees safe, it is a requirement for all employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19. During our recruitment process, you will be required to undergo pre-employment checks including pre-employment medical, reference checks, national police check and provide evidence of your vaccination status.

Notice to Third Parties: Zinfra does not accept unsolicited resumes (or liability associated with fees or costs) from recruitment agencies, search firms or third parties. Interested candidates are welcome to submit their application independently.

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