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Posted By : Downer

Start Date : Feb 13, 2018

Deadline : Mar 13, 2018
Role: Electrician - Other

Location : Adelaide

Position :Full Time

Job Type : Full Time

Industry : Other Electrical
Job Description

Downer is a diversified engineering and services business. With over 19,000 employees we build strong relationships of trust with our customers, truly understanding and predicting their needs and bringing them world leading insights and solutions.

We are currently in search of an experienced HV Electrician with HV testing experience to be based out of our Underdale depot in South Australia. This role is primarily responsible for performing HV testing and maintenance and is responsible for carrying out the electrical tasks as assigned by the maintenance supervisor.  Occasional interstate travel will be required.


  • Electrical licence & Level 3 Asset Access is essential
  • Current driver's licence
  • Construction white card
  • Experience working in maintenance and/or construction of high voltage power stations and substations essential
  • Experience testing HV equipment including transformers, circuit breakers and primary plant
  • Previous experience in the renewables sector is desirable
  • Detailed knowledge in high voltage plant maintenance and construction practices
  • Experience troubleshooting and repairing faults in electrical systems
  • Experience in the construction of HV electrical systems and structures
  • Ability to read and interrupt electrical drawings and schematics


  • Standard 38 hour week with overtime available
  • Permanent opportunity
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Excellent employee benefits including discounted health insurance, gym & shopping discounts and salary sacrificing options, etc.

To apply for this great opportunity, please click on “Apply Now” button. Applications will be processed as received; therefore the advert may close sooner than the date advertised.

For more information, please contact Megan Tucker on 07 3249 0333 or megan.tucker@downergroup.com. (Email applications will not be accepted).