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Join an organisation that values your voice, empowers your autonomy, recognises the strength in diversity, and prioritises your well-being while offering attractive remuneration and benefits. Take pride in having a meaningful impact on regional, rural and remote communities while being a pivotal player in the energy industry’s future.

We currently have an opportunity for an Electrical Worker Plant Operator to join the Essential Energy team in Goondiwindi.

About Electrical Worker Plant Operator

As an Electrical Worker Plant Operator, you will be assisting with the construction and maintenance of overhead, underground, distribution, transmission, gas, water and telecommunication infrastructure and delivery of resources, materials as required.

This role is similar to a plant operator and does not require an electrical qualification.

You will also provide other customer service activities and the operation of related plant and equipment.

About you

You will have a collaborative approach and understand the importance of working side by side with colleagues and customers. You will positively contribute to the community and stakeholders and put safety at the forefront of everything you do. You will demonstrate knowledge of transportation and loading requirements for material delivery, and have operational experience of vehicles, plant, and equipment necessary for the role.

Required qualifications:

  • Demonstrated capability through past employment experience and relevant qualifications.
  • Drivers Licence
  • Work Cover NSW Construction Induction Certificate.
  • Understanding of the safety and environmental requirements

Desirable qualifications:

  • Test and Tagging
  • Dogging
  • Crane Borer
  • Skid Steer
  • Elevated Work Platform
  • Traffic Control
  • Chemical Awareness, handling and storage
  • Manual Handling
  • First Aid

Why Essential Energy:

We offer competitive remuneration commensurate with skills and experience and 16% superannuation.

For information on our employee benefits (such as overtime and penalty rates, tools and relocation assistance) please visit our Employee Benefits page.

We are proud to be recognised as a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for All Women.

Working with a regionally focused organisation requires a diverse mindset. Wellbeing, development and delivering tangible value are all core to our purpose as we connect and power the regional and rural communities of NSW and parts of southern QLD.

Joining Essential Energy means you are the type of person where camaraderie, supporting your colleagues and balance in your life are all important.

Our culture is diverse, respectful and one where you have a voice which is heard. We know we can only be successful in supporting the customers who depend on us if we work together.

For further information or to chat about the role please contact Mark Elsley, Resource Supervisor on 0408 168 875.

Applications close on Monday 24th June 2024 at 11.55 pm (AEST).

Passionate people. Global thinking. Regional heart.
Building a better energy future.

Essential Energy is committed to building a culturally diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourages applicants to apply regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or disability.

As an organisation, our aim is to champion inclusivity in the workplace and celebrate the difference in all our employees.


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