Fleet Modification Electrician

  • Company:
    Queensland Rail
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    20 hours ago
  • Category:
    Skilled Labor

Our Operating Assets business are seeking multiple electrical trade professionals to help ensure we continue to provide safe, reliable and on time trains. These opportunities will be for 24 months with the potential to extend pending business needs.

As a Fleet Modification Electrician you are responsible for carrying out safety critical installation, maintenance and repair on the City Train Fleet. This may include, European Train Control System (ETCS) fitment, brake testing and maintenance of the CCTV security system as well as repairs to the safety critical electronic control systems on the trains. Also fault detection repairs and carry out electronic, computer and Programmed Logic Controller (PLC) related repairs.

This fantastic opportunity will have you working for the biggest name in rail in Queensland and with the potential variety to work across two of our teams, Maintenance at Mayne and Project at Redbank. You must be flexible to work at both locations as you may be at either based on business needs.

Maintenance Team: 24/7 4 week rotating roster which will include day shift (0600 – 1530) and afternoon shift (1500 – 0030). Within the rotation days off will range from 2 to 6 in a row providing great work/life balance. In addition, overtime is required from time to time to meet business needs.

Project Team:
Monday to Friday on a rotating roster which will include day shift (0600 – 1400) and afternoon shift 1400 – 2200). No weekends required, offering work/life balance.

We are looking for electrical experience with inspections (fault finding) and repair on rollingstock or heavy mobile plant, an Aviation background will be well suited. Experience with electronics is desirable.

You must hold a Queensland Electrical Fitter Mechanic Licence.Base salary is $61,000 plus superannuation and penalties with the potential annual total $117,000 plus superannuation.

If this position interests you and you feel you have the knowledge and experience please apply to position number 78418 via our website by clicking onto the “Apply” button. Please submit a resume and covering letter outlining your relevant experience by 8:00am Monday 28th of September 2020.

Shortlisted applicants will undertake a Pre-Employment Health Assessment. External applicants will be subject to Alcohol and Other Drugs pre-employment testing.

Queensland Rail embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way. We have built the foundation for diversity in the areas of gender balance, First Nations Peoples, Youth, Disability and Multiculturalism. We continue to establish and integrate key programs such as QRWomen, Graduate and Apprentice Programs, Work and Welcome, Returned to Work processes, Employee Assistance Program, as well as Queensland Rail First Nations and LGBTIQ+ Staff Reference Groups.

To learn more about this Queensland Rail career opportunity please contact Candis with your specific enquiry on 07 3072 5448 or email [email protected] Please do not email your application. We can only accept applications received via our website.