Field Service Electrician (Broome)

  • Full Time

Website KRSP Pty Ltd

About this Job

Kimberley Regional Service Providers (KRSP) provides a range of quality services including maintenance, repair, and capital works to utility services including power, water, and wastewater essential service infrastructure that improve the quality of life for Indigenous people living in remote areas of the Kimberley Region of Western Australia.

With a head office and workshop in Broome and regional Kimberley locations including Fitzroy Crossing and Kununurra, KRSP has a reputation for technical innovation, reliability, quality of workmanship, and professional services.

About the Position:

This position offers the opportunity to join a dedicated team of managers, plumbers, mechanical fitters, electricians, boilermakers, and skilled labourers, providing a unique opportunity to gain diverse skills working across an array of power, water, and wastewater services alongside multiple trades.

Reporting to the Operations Manager and Electrical Supervisor, the Service Crew Electrician is an integral part of KRSP’s field operations team. You will undertake cyclic planned maintenance and unplanned breakdown maintenance of essential service infrastructure including power generation, and distribution assets, potable water assets including bore fields, ground, and elevated water storage, pumping stations, water filtration, water treatment, water disinfection, and wastewater infrastructure.

Key responsibilities of the role:

  • Provide trade services in electrical repair and maintenance of power stations, water, water treatment, and disinfection and wastewater infrastructure
  • Fault finding and failure diagnosis as required
  • Identify and report preventative maintenance and non-compliance items
  • Complete necessary electronic and manual documentation

About you:

We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated electrician who has a proven track record of achieving results in a similar position and who is comfortable working remotely. Your ability to demonstrate a high work ethic, integrity, and safe work practices together with your positive mindset in dealing with work and people will be highly regarded.

To succeed in this role you require:

  • WA Electrical License
  • Prior experience in a field service role in at least one area of essential services (power, water, or wastewater)
  • White card
  • First aid qualifications (can be provided by KRSP however will be a requirement before commencing work)
  • Current C class driver’s license with off road driving experience
  • You must have the right to work and live in Australia to be considered for this position

Location:

The position is offered on a FIFO basis for candidates located outside of the Kimberley region. Local Broome residents are also encouraged to apply as are candidates who are interested in relocating to the Broome region.  The role will operate on a Drive-In / Drive-Out 18 days on 12 days off roster from Broome to remote sites within the Kimberley region.

Benefits:

A competitive hourly rate + super on all hours will be offered to the successful candidate. KRSP is a secure company that has provided essential and municipal services to Aboriginal Communities for 25 years including the delivery of significant capital works projects throughout Western Australia. Opportunities exist for career development and advancement. Join a company where your contribution is appreciated and benefits the wider community.

KRSP is committed to diversity and equal opportunity. Our culture incorporates and respects the Aboriginal heritage of the Kimberley. Aboriginal candidates are encouraged to apply for this position.

How to Apply:

When submitting an application please include a cover letter and current resume. For further information please email hr@krsp.com.au

Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted regarding the role.

Recruitment Consultancies are respectfully requested not to submit applications for this role.

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years’ experience do you have as a Field Service Electrician?
  • Do you hold a current electrical licence?
  • Do you hold a Construction Induction Safety certificate (White Card)?
  • Have you worked in a role which requires fault finding experience?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver’s licence?
  • Where in Australia are you located?
  • What are your hourly rate expectations?

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