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Linesperson / Live Linesperson

Join one of the largest electricity networks in the western world and a team that powers an area covering 97% of QLD. Energy QLD connects and supplies electricity to 2.2 million customers powering communities from Tweed Heads to the Torres Strait. They are at the forefront of embracing new technology, new ideas, alternative energy solutions and smart grid technology.

Energy QLD has permanent opportunities for Electrical Fitter Mechanics, Linespersons and Live Line Linespersons all across the beautiful state of QLD.

The workgroup:
Field Delivery is responsible for the safe delivery of the Lines Construction and Maintenance program of works, as well as the core functions of customer service response, including customer fault response and disaster management, customer connections, customer relationships and provision of metering services. Also constructing and maintaining overhead, high and low voltage electrical distribution and sub-transmission systems, street lighting mains and customer service lines.

Linesperson / Live Line Linesperson:

  • Responsible for constructing, maintaining and repairing overhead, high and low voltage electrical distribution and sub-transmission systems, street lighting mains and customer service lines
  • Perform live line methodology on Energy QLD (Ergon Energy and Energex) networks
  • Must hold QLD Electrical Licensing Board Certificate of Competency as an Electrical Linesperson - or be able to obtain
  • Be QLD trade qualified with a Live Line authorisation. Linespersons wanting to undertake further training and skill development to full Live Line capabilities are encouraged to apply

Critical to your success:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of an electricity distribution/transmission system, including construction and maintenance of the electrical network
  • Working knowledge of Electricity Act & Regulations, Workplace Health & Safety Act and Regulations, and other relevant statutory acts & regulations
  • Stable team player able to develop good working relationships in a team environment
  • Available for call out and emergency work

Benefits:
Energy QLD pride themselves on providing equal opportunities, training opportunities, an employee assistance program, various leave options amongst many other benefits.
As this is a remote based position there are many extra benefits provided, including housing assistance, non-urban incentives & much more!

How to apply:
All applicants are required to complete a pre-employment medical at Energy QLD's expense.

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please click the Apply button below.

Apply for this job Reference # 210057572_165518587780954
Posted on: 14 June 2022 Full-Time Queensland
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