Trainee Linesperson


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About this role: Trainee Linesperson

Are you a veteran looking to transition into a rewarding and fulfilling career? Our client, a leading provider of maintenance, operations, engineering, and construction services for the utility and infrastructure sectors, is seeking multiple trainee Lineworkers to join their team. With positions available across Burwood, Bangholme, Mornington, and Pakenham depots.

The primary purpose of the Lineworker role is to undertake the construction and maintenance of electricity distribution networks by safely and effectively operating associated plant and equipment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Study and interpret technical drawings and network line diagrams
  • Undertake the construction and maintenance of electricity distribution and transmission networks in accordance with Company Policies, Quality Systems, and HSE procedures, as well as statutory requirements
  • Emergency response on high/low voltage distribution assets


Driver's Licence (travel between sites is required)White Card
Hold Glove and Barrier tickets (desirable)Experience within an electrical maintenance and construction environment
Be willing to travel across the state (desirable)This role will suit a highly motivated and engaging individual who is results-driven and thrives in a fast-paced working environment.


Our client values their employees as their greatest strength and inspiration. They offer various flexible working options, paid parental leave, and leave purchase plans, among many other benefits. Their commitment to safety, community, and country is demonstrated through their Group Values.
Diversity and Inclusion:Our client understands and values the multiple strengths and contributions of a diverse workforce, the ability to work in a hybrid environment, and their demonstrated commitment to employment, business, and partnership opportunities with Australia's First Peoples. They actively encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples.
When you join our client's team, you become part of their diverse, inclusive, and passionate team, where you can be your committed self.

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world.
We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.
Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100+ offices and 45 years of successful operation.

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
Apply now

Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Tim Chapman via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Tim Chapman
Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane