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Electrical Switchboard Electrician

Apply now Job ID: 553658
Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Newcastle
Categories: Engineering (All disciplines), Trades, Maintenance, Operations/Production

Who we are

Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

Our Mining, Energy and Industrial division provides engineering and construction, contract mining and asset services to customers in the resources, energy, power generation and industrial sectors. As part of this team, you’ll join a group of innovative thinkers who work together to deliver market-leading, safe, cost effective and environmentally friendly outcomes that exceed customer expectations.

Position summary

Electrical Switchboard Electrician

The Mining, Energy and Industrial (MEI) division provides a portfolio of complementary services to customers covering the entire asset life cycle: from initial feasibility through to construction, operations, maintenance and decommissioning.  Our Asset Services  (AS) business unit delivers asset management and precision maintenance solutions to clients in the oil and gas, mining services and power generation and industrial (PG&I) sectors.

Due to continued business growth, we are now seeking applications from experienced Electrical Switchboard Electricians. Reporting directly to the Manufacturing Manager, you will foster and maintain a collaborative, client-oriented culture to support the delivery of Downer’s strategic objectives. This opportunity will be based at Downer’s Hexham office in Newcastle and be offered on a full-time permanent basis.

About you

  • Ability to read electrical schematics essential
  • Panel wiring experience essential
  • Busbar fabrication experience preferred
  • QA and testing experience preferred
  • Computer skills preferred
  • Be able to work Independently as well as part of a team
  • Have a high work ethic and creative initiative
  • Excellent EBA rates/conditions for the right person

What we offer

  • A challenging and diverse organization and client portfolio, where your skills and experience will be utilised daily to create better Engineering designs.
  • An organizational culture where your opinion is encouraged and valued and where your thoughts can make change.
  • Excellent package for the right person
  • A large organization where you have opportunity to progress your career.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

For more information you may contact however applications will only be accepted via the ‘Apply’ function in this portal.

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Closing Date: AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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