HV Electricians

  • $50 - $56 per hour
  • Australia Queensland Greenbank
  • Permanent
  • Alternative & Renewable Energy
We are looking for multiple experienced HV Electricians to join an industry leading project across the greater Brisbane area and regional Queensland on a full-time permanent basis.

The Opportunity

The succesful candidates will be rewarded with excellent working conditions and will have the opportunity to work on high voltage substation projects that are contributing to Australia's renewable energy future. This Queensland based project involves connecting a new battery installation into a substation for Tesla, which supplies electricity to South East Queensland. In particular the Gold Coast, Logan and South Brisbane areas. The regional project is a new substation installation located in Kidston, which is part of the Kidston Clean Energy Hub and will be the third largest electricity storage device in the country. 
To be successful in this role, you will possess:
  • QLD Electrical License
  • White Card, LV Rescue and CPR Certificate
  • Experience in high voltage testing, construction and maintenance will be highly regarded
  • Relevant industry experience in the installation, repair, commissioning, and maintenance of HV and substation equipment
  • Experience working within substations with some exposure to HV switchgear & operating equipment
Benefits include:
  • Highly attractive remuneration + paid overtime + living away from home allowance (regional work) + superannuation. 
  • Long-term career stability and opportunities for professional growth
  • Work on landmark high-voltage infrastructure and renewable energy projects that contribute to our renewable energy future
  • The opportunity to join an industry leader who deliver end-to-end services on projects from design to construct for the greater good of our environment
  • Access to an extensive benefits and discounts program, with everyday savings at over 400 retailers 
  • A free comprehensive Employee Assistance Program for you and your immediate family, with access to a wealth of resources to look after your physical, mental and financial wellbeing
  • Outstanding company culture and excellent working conditions. Safety comes first in everything we do
  • Option to purchase additional leave for a greater work/life balance 
  • Full uniform, including boots and PPE
On Offer:
  • Full-time, permanent opportunity 
  • Based across greater Brisbane area - Greenbank on a 5 days on / 2 days off roster OR regional Queensland - Kidston on a 10 days on / 4 days off roster.
  • Attractive hourly rate + super + paid overtime + LAHA (for regional work)
  • $53/$54 p.h, plus allowances (LAHA, OT), plus super.
  • Immediate start after being succesful on pre-employment medicals for candidates with right experience and commitment.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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