Transformer HV Technician

Job Description

Our strategic plan for growth means that we are now looking for Transformer HV Technicians to join our team in Mackay, QLD.

These roles are not FIFO positions you must reside in Mackay or be willing to relocate to Mackay to be successful for these positions.

Employee Benefits:

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • High earning potential
  • Paid overtime, travel, and travel allowances
  • Option to purchase additional annual leave, for greater work/life balance
  • Full time employment offering job stability
  • Relocation Package available for the right candidate
  • Earn up to $5,000 when you successfully refer someone for a role
  • Access to 20+ company-wide employee benefits to help you save money
  • Work in an environment that fosters learning and development, training, career pathways, and progression

What We're Looking For:

You will be a highly skilled Transformer HV Technician and play a pivotal role in HV statutory testing, commissioning and maintenance of electrical installations as part of a professional and positive team.

  • Experience or willingness to learn HV & LV electrical switchgear and systems
  • Electricians ready to develop and broaden their skills in the electrical industry
  • A commitment to providing exceptional client and customer service
  • Exposure to HV electrical equipment and systems for mining and utilities
  • You’re a radical thinker committed to driving change for our customers, industry and community
  • You want to be at the forefront of innovation and solve the big problems
  • Prepared to travel regularly
  • A committed attitude to safety; safety is at the heart of our business and an essential core value


  • QLD Electrical Trade Qualifications
  • HV Switching Ticket (desirable)

Think you know Ampcontrol? You may be surprised.

Ampcontrol is challenging the future by solving the most complex problems in energy. We create energy solutions of scale using innovation partnerships, our smart people, and advanced Australian manufacturing. Our vision is to lead the global energy revolution and make net zero a reality. Every day, the world-first innovations from Ampcontrol help and support customers in all industries to decarbonise. With a proven track record of award-winning innovations and 55 years of developing custom energy solutions, we are trusted by customers worldwide to future-proof their business.

Ampcontrol is transforming the world through collaboration to engineer complex electrical solutions. By partnering with universities and the brightest minds in energy, we develop cutting-edge technology for customers. We provide complete electrical solutions for energy, infrastructure, and resources industries, from ideation through to design, manufacturing, service, and repair. Our revolutionary innovations supply clean, drinkable water and stand-alone power to remote communities. We’re decarbonising mining, ensuring safer underground environments with Intrinsically Safe electric vehicles, and collaborating with industry partners to develop small-scale hydrogen storage solutions and electric-powered boats.

Ready to challenge the future?

Then apply now! If you are intrigued or excited by what you have read, we want to hear from you. You can learn more about what it’s like to work at Ampcontrol by visiting