Qualified Electrician and 3rd/4th Year Electrical Apprentice

Job Description

Join Our Team of Electrical Experts

About Us: 

  • We are a family owned electrical contracting company based in Yeppoon, primarily serving the residential and commercial sectors. 
  • Due to our continued growth we are seeking professional Electrician and Apprentice to join our team.
  • We are a well established business with our own commercial premises in the heart of Yeppoon.
  • We do not work in the volume building/construction or mining fields.  
  • We strive to create a low-stress, enjoyable work environment.
  • No shift work, no requirement to be on-call.
  • Former Defence Force members (of any mustering), recently qualified Electricians and mature age apprentices are encouraged to apply.

Work Schedule: 

  • Monday to Friday, with one RDO a month. 
  • Daily hours of 8:00AM to 4:30PM daily- no more huge 10-12 hour days!
  • Possibility of overtime.

Day-to-day work activities include:

  • general electrical alterations and repairs
  • switchboard upgrades, property poles 
  • underground rural power
  • large sheds, pools/spas
  • residential automation 
  • split system air conditioning installation and maintenance
  • hot water systems
  • CCTV/Data work

Positions Available:

Qualified Electrician:

Requirements:

  • Unrestricted electrical licence (mandatory)
  • Full QLD manual car licence free from restrictions (mandatory)
  • Willingness to undergo a Police check.
  • Sound knowledge of the Australian Wiring Rules
  • Proficiency in diagnosing electrical faults in residential, commercial, and small industrial settings
  • Own hand and battery tools 
  • Ability to use technology, including completing paperwork on an iPad (SimPro experience is beneficial)
  • Professional, orderly, and clean work habits
  • Ability to work alone, or as part of a team
  • Ability to work alongside and help train apprentices
  • CPR + LVR must be current. 
  • Must be able to communicate with customers in a professional manner.

Highly Desirable (not essential) Qualifications/Experience:

  • Cert II in split system air conditioning installation. 
  • Refrigerant Handling Licence.
  • Open Cabling Registration.
  • CEC/SAA Solar accreditation.
  • Battery/Off-Grid systems experience.
  • Experience with maintaining generators.
  • Appliance repair.

Benefits:

  • Modern, well-equipped, fully maintained work vehicle to travel to work in.
  • Comprehensive testing instrumentation provided in our work vehicle.
  • Phone allowance
  • Company iPad to complete job paperwork
  • Full set of company shirts 
  • Excellent wages: $45-$60/hour depending on experience/qualifications

3rd/4th Year Electrical Apprentice:

Requirements:

  • Full QLD manual car licence free from restrictions (mandatory)
  • Willingness to undergo a Police check.
  • Own hand tools and battery tools
  • Ability to use technology, including completing paperwork on an iPad (SimPro experience is beneficial)
  • Professional, orderly, and clean work habits
  • CPR + LVR must be current. 
  • Up to date with TAFE coursework
  • Willingness to learn and develop skills as an Electrician
  • Must be able to communicate with customers in a professional manner.

Benefits:

  • Uniforms provided
  • Above award pay rate depending on your level of experience
  • Excellent learning environment- work for a company that values thorough training and in-depth knowledge of the trade.

If you are a skilled Electrician or a dedicated Apprentice eager to advance your career, we would love to hear from you. Please forward your resume and a brief cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and qualifications to trexelec@outlook.com.