Electrical Field Service Officer

  • Full Time

Website EDL

About this Job

EDL owns and operates a global portfolio of power stations across Australia, North America, and Europe. Our vision is to be the leading global producer of sustainable distributed energy. At EDL, we are playing a key role in the world’s transition from traditional energy sources to decarbonised solutions.

We are currently recruiting for an Electrical Field Service Officer position. This position would be “Fly In and Fly Out” from Perth to Broome, working a 2 and 2 roster (2 weeks on, 2 weeks off). You will work at various power station sites in the West Kimberley, travelling to remote locations by road in a fully equipped service vehicle and working autonomously.

Reporting to the Electrical Supervisor, the Electrical Field Service Officer will be responsible for all aspects of operating and maintaining gas and diesel fired power generation equipment at various remote Power Stations in the West Kimberley (WKPP).

Key Responsibilities

– Ensure effective operation of EDL’s power stations to supply power to remote communities

– Operate and maintain gas and diesel power generation equipment

– Operate and maintain instrumentation and process control systems

– Perform regular inspection and maintenance of site equipment to a high standard

– Carry out routine housekeeping duties

– Maintain spares and equipment for all sites

– Comply with EDL policy and procedures


Qualifications and Experience

– WA Electrical Workers Licence – Trade or Certificate qualifications (essential)

– Current Driver’s Licence (essential)

– Sound mechanical aptitude and communication skills

– Ability to work autonomously in remote locations

– Experience in electricity supply and generation (highly regarded)

– HV Switching & Permits (desirable)

– Competent computer skills, including Microsoft Suite

– EEHA, Instrumentation, and Supervised Gas Fitting (desirable)

– Forklift (telehandler), Working at Heights, EWP, Basic Rigging Tickets (desirable)


We welcome applications from candidates with an electrical trade qualification. EDL is committed to upskilling and training a suitable applicant to gain a qualification and proficiency in high voltage operations/switching, EEHA, SCADA & HMI, supervised gas fitting and mechanical servicing.

Successful applicants will be required to undergo medical and background screening prior to commencement with EDL.

To apply for this job please visit www.seek.com.au.