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Posted By : Electrix Pty Ltd

Start Date : Oct 10, 2018

Deadline : Nov 10, 2018
Role: Electrical Supervisor

Location : Canberra - ACT

Position :Full Time

Job Type : Full Time

Industry : Construction
Job Description

About Electrix

Electrix, a subsidiary of the VINCI Energies Group, is a leading provider of electrical construction and maintenance services to asset owners in the utility, industrial, commercial, resources and infrastructure sectors. Operating nationally throughout Australia, Electrix employs over 260 employees and subcontractors and has a strong reputation for safety and quality.


The project 

Join a new team in an established company to lead and supervise operations of an integrated street lighting project, including LED upgrade, infrastructure maintenance and service operation.

Assist with project mobilisation and delivery of this long-term Energy Performance Contract in the ACT. This contract, the first of its kind in the Australian electrical industry, aims at decreasing energy consumption, improving customer service efficiency, and creating a smart city backbone.

Be a part of an Australian first in the electrical industry. Join an expanding business with professional and personal growth opportunities. Work with our European parent company VINCI Energies, a global leader in engineering, construction, maintenance and operation of urban and electrical infrastructure and tailored smart city solutions.

For further information refer to the ACT Government media release.


About the role

We are seeking to appoint an experienced Electrical Supervisor to join our ACT Street Lighting Project Team to provide field direction and technical support throughout the completion of the ACT Street Lighting network upgrade and maintenance works. This full-time position is based at our ACT Depot and reports directly to the Project Manager. 

The upgrade works consist of territory wide installation of efficient LED luminaires. 
The maintenance works consist of ensuring high availability of street lighting in the territory, and an efficient response to customer requests. Specifically, the infrastructure in the ACT is composed of cabinets, underground cables, poles and luminaires.


Key duties/Responsibilities

  • Supervise the installation of electrical equipment in a timely and safe manner.
  • Ensure all company equipment is clean, maintained and in good working order.
  • Provide timely reports on progress of projects, quality standards and work practices.
  • Optimise resources (labour, vehicles, plant and materials) to achieve and maintain a high service level and network availability.
  • Ensure the highest level of Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality performance are achieved.
  • Motivate several crews of Electricians, and Subcontractors to deliver the project objectives.
  • Ensure tasks re completed in accordance with Electrix and external requirements, legislation and regulations.



  • Certificate III in Electrotechnology (or equivalent)
  • Electrical mechanics License for the ACT
  • High Risk Work License - Elevating Work Platform
  • Current CPR and First Aid certificate
  • Construction Industry White Card (or equivalent)
  • Previous experience as a Supervisor on electrical infrastructure maintenance projects
  • Understand Safety and Quality Plans
  • Understand LED lighting technology
  • Previous experience using Assets Management Systems
  • Knowledge of electrical regulations and industry requirements
  • A current Drivers Licence
  • Applicants must be available for after-hours emergency response when required

You will have an appetite for smart lighting technology with an interest for improving the delivery of street lighting. You will also be committed to the highest level of Quality, Safety and Environment, embrace the safe work culture at Electrix and drive excellence within the Team.


Pre-Employment Requirements

  • Ability to pass a pre-employment medical including a drug and alcohol test.



Incentives available include; competitive salary package, vehicle allowance, bonuses, salary sacrifice, flexible working conditions, novated lease vehicle option and all PPE provided. 

Opportunities to extend scope of works and skills in the smart city space.

To apply please forward your application and cover letter to Human Resources addressing the criteria above, by clicking the apply button below.

Applications close October 24, 2018