Essential Energy

We are hiring Electrical qualified & non qualified workers Goondiwindi!

Have you always wanted to work outdoors and love hands-on, physical work? Would you like to work in a supportive team environment where you can contribute to your local community? A role with Essential Energy could be for you!


About the Location

Goondiwindi is a vibrant rural Border community located on the QLD bank of the MacIntyre River, 4 Hours drive from Brisbane.

The Goondiwindi region boasts an abundance of recreational, health, and fitness facilities, thriving schools, impressive venues, fantastic events and beautifully manicured parks and gardens. There is something for everyone!


We are unique

We are a regional business that thinks on a global level and is committed to drive a new energy future. With a network that powers 95% of NSW and parts of Southern Queensland, we ensure homes, hospitals, schools, businesses, and services stay connected.


The energy industry is undergoing an unprecedented transition on a global level, and there has never been a better time to join our industry. Decarbonisation, decentralisation and digitisation are fundamentally changing the way we think about serving our customers in regional, rural and remote NSW. Essential Energy is embracing these changes as we transform our business to ensure we continue to deliver a safe, reliable and affordable supply of electricity.



About the Role

We are currently recruiting a full time permanent Electrical Worker located in Goondwindi.


An Electrical Worker is responsible for assisting trade staff in general construction, installation, connection, maintenance and replace of both high voltage (HV) and low voltage (LV) overhead and underground distribution network assets 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.


Required qualifications


  • HR drivers License
  • WorkCover OH&S Construction induction Certificate or White Card




  • First Aid
  • Dogging
  • Forklift
  • Crane Borer
  • Traffic Control
  • Elevated Work Platform
  • Chemical awareness, handling and storage
  • Manual Handling
  • Environmental Awareness
  • Switching Knowledge/Authorisation
  • Sub Station entry Authorisation



As an Essential Energy team member, you’ll enjoy such benefits as;

  • Nine-day fortnight
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Generous parental leave – 26 weeks full pay or 52 weeks half pay
  • 16% Superannuation
  • Opportunity to partake in the on-call roster
  • Apple and Dell Employee Purchase Programs
  • Fitness Passport
  • Corporate Health Plan
  • Relocation Assistance*
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)


We offer fantastic local and regional career opportunities limited only by your own drive and determination.


Working for this large and diverse organisation, employees can take advantage of a range of learning and development opportunities, including leadership programs.


At Essential Energy we are united in our purpose and live our values. We operate in an exciting and rapidly changing environment, thrive in a culture that’s all about teamwork and are here for our customers.


For further information and a copy of the position descriptions please contact Mark Elsley, Goondiwindi Depot Resource Supervisor, on 0408 168 875.


Applications close on Tuesday 27th February 2024 at 11:55pm 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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