Transmission Linesman (Adelaide, SA, AU)

  • Broadspectrum
  • Jun 07, 2018

Job Description

Broadspectrum is an operations, maintenance and construction services organisation, operating globally in the resources, energy, industrial, infrastructure, rail, property and defence sectors. This is a diverse and growing business offering the training, opportunities and support you need to begin and build a successful career.  

Leveraging the specialist expertise and experience we have built within our Transmission & Distribution business we are continuing to develop modern services and deliver career development and training to our employees as Electrical Transmission Linesworkers.

The Role
Based out of our South Australian Wingfield depot, Broadspectrum are seeking Transmission Linesworkers to perform maintenance and construction tasks and ensure the safe, timely and cost effective completion of work in accordance with company and client policies and procedures. 

Further, your responsibilities will include but will not be limited to:

  • Works on various structure types of transmission lines at voltages from 66kV to 500kV 
  • Lifting, climbing poles, trenching for the installation of underground cable, or working in overhead buckets
  • Installing and repairing poles, cables, and electrical equipment related to overhead transmission systems
  • Working to ensure public safety and electrical crew safety through personal protection equipment and by practicing emergency procedures and training
  • Operating a variety of hydraulic equipment, including digger derricks, backhoe trenchers, and bucket trucks
  • Completing electronic and paper reports and records

Position Requirements

  • You will be a fully qualified Electrical Linesworker with demonstrated experience in electrical transmission and have a high-level safety philosophy.
  • Current Certificate III or equivalent qualifications in Electrical Transmission
  • South Australian Electrical Workers Licence (Transmission) or the ability to obtain one 
  • Live Line, Stick and Bare Hand Statements of Attainment or willingness to undergo the required training
  • Minimum three years’ work experience in the same or similar role
  • Unrestricted Australian working rights 
  • Ability to work well in a team environment

To Apply
Please visit the Careers section of our website or Click “APPLY” to forward your application CV, along with copies of relevant qualifications and working rights. To be considered for this role you will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical assessment and drug and alcohol screen. 

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.   Position Reference Number: 90173