Power Systems (Elec/Elec Fitt)

Brooklyn, VIC, AU, 3012

About us:

 

CitiPower, Powercor and United Energy own and operate the electricity distribution networks servicing 1.9 million customers located across 65% of Victoria.

 

We provide reliable, safe and affordable electricity and our businesses are independently rated as the best in the country for their efficiency. Sustaining this is all the more critical and challenging as greater electrification of homes, fleets and industries becomes a core strategy for reducing carbon emissions and addressing climate change.

 

Using advanced analytics, knowledge built through years of practical expertise, partnerships with leading researchers, and the courage to experiment, our people are proud to be disruptive influencers amongst the electricity industry.

 

We value inclusive leadership and teams and celebrate the results of succeeding together. But our greatest priority is the health, safety and wellbeing of our people and the communities we operate within.

 

This includes their physical safety – ensuring everyone gets home safely everyday – as well as their psychological safety, by ensuring everyone has the resources and support needed to achieve a work-life balance and be the best they can be. 

 

About the Role:

 

Due to exciting growth in our business, we are excited to announce that we are seeking a High Voltage Electrician at our Brooklyn Depot.

 

In this role you will carry out all functions associated with construction, maintenance, fault and emergency restoration of the company’s electricity distribution systems in zone substations and Distribution network.

 

This role will also require the successful candidate to travel away from home on a regular basis.

 

Using your ‘can-do’ attitude, approachable and personable disposition, you will strive to ensure that we meet company’s customer service objectives of providing a safe, reliable, timely and cost effective supply of electricity and associated services.

 

Some days you will work independently and other days you will be working as part of a highly skilled and engaged team, consisting of electrical fitters, operators, control testers, apprentices, trainees and contractors.

 

For all candidates, in order to progress through to the next stage you must comply with the following:

 

  • Qualification of a Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician; or a recognised equivalent qualification (compulsory)
  • ESI Worker (compulsory for Victoria based candidates, no requirement to attach evidence as information is already included in ESI Worker)
  • Statement of Attainment for Competency Standard Units (compulsory)
  • Current Refresher Training records (compulsory)
  • Construction Induction Card (compulsory)
  • Car license (compulsory)
  • High Risk Licence (optional)
  • Heavy Vehicle Licence (optional)
  • Switching training / authority (optional)

 

 

Note: Employment will be subject to the candidate successfully completing a pre-employment medical examination (which includes a hearing test, colour blindness and physical examination) as well as relevant drug and alcohol testing and to assess fitness for work, reference checks, as well as Entitlement to Work in Australia checks.

 

Your career with us:

 

We have a diversity of teams across our business, all contributing to great customer and community outcomes. Our people are our most important asset, and we continually invest in nurturing their capability.

 

We proudly strive to provide a safe, inclusive and sustainable environment where all our people feel respected, valued and supported to bring their whole selves to work and be the best they can be.

 

With an embedded Inclusion & Diversity Strategy and initiatives like our Women in Power networking group, and Sparkle, our LGBTIQ+ allies pride network, we’re committed to equal opportunities for all employees.

 

We are proud to be recognised as a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for all women. Click here to check out our benefits.  https://work180.com/en-au/for-women/employer/powercor/benefits

 

Our greatest priority is the health, safety and wellbeing of our people and the communities we operate within.

 

This includes their physical safety – ensuring everyone gets home safely everyday – as well as their psychological safety, by ensuring everyone has the resources and support needed to achieve a work-life balance and be the best they can be. 

 

What’s next?

 

Please submit your application via our careers website by 30 May 2024.

 

 


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