Electrical Technician

Vacancy number • PUB406648

Electrical Technician

  • Docklands
  • Closes April 8
  • 40 hours
  • Professional Courses

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About this job

  • Industry: Utilities & Distribution
  • Area of expertise: Operations & Maintenance
  • Location: Docklands

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Courses


Brunel Australasia is partnering with a global smart infrastructure client who are searching for an Electrical Technician with extensive experience with switchgear to join their team in Melbourne this role will focus on data center projects.

About this role

In the Electrical Technician role you will be conducting installations and supporting with commissioning. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience working with LV/MV distribution systems, switchgear, switchboards and an unrestricted electrical license (A grade or equivalent). A valid driver’s license is also required, as travel to various sites for work is required.


  • Install missing MCBS, sockets, and other components, ensuring proper connection and functionality.
  • Assist in aligning panels and contribute to the wiring of panels.
  • Carry out the installation of brackets and lighting fixtures.
  • Verify that the clients test scripts, conducted by the General Contractor (GC), are executed accurately.
  • Conduct inspections to ensure installations meet the clients standards.
  • Provide valuable support to electrical contractors during installation and commissioning processes.


  • Extensive experience working with LV/MV Distribution systems.
  • Unrestricted Electrical License (A grade or equivalent).
  • Valid Driver's License.
  • Experience with protection relays testing.
  • Previous experience working with Low Voltage, switchgear and switchboards and circuit breakers, including assembly, installation, and testing.
  • Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent experience (Highly regarded)

Please note that candidate's must hold full Australian working rights.


  • Monday to Friday role
  • 12 month contract
  • Based in Melbourne
  • Opportunity to work with a global client in the smart infrastructure space.

Please note: Only candidates with full Australian working rights will be considered for this role.

Brunel in the United States

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which specialises in connecting highly skilled workers with projects and organisations throughout Australasia and around the world.
Operating locally since 1997, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, NSW, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 45 countries, 120 offices and 45 years of successful operation.
Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

At Brunel, we believe that safety is not just a priority, but a value that is integral to our company culture at all levels of our organization.

  • We establish measurable objectives and targets, consistently reviewing our activities, risks, legal obligations, and performance.
  • Brunel Americas is a proud member of Houston Business Roundtable, & Utah Safety Council, and a participant of ISNetworld RAVS Plus Audit.
  • Brunel consistently utilizes performance measuring and monitoring. This includes meticulous record keeping and routine inspections.

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While compensation is important, finding the right cultural fit is equally crucial. At Brunel, our longstanding cultures and values have contributed to a positive employee experience, which is why some candidates have chosen to stay with us for 30 + years.

  • Our values are at the center of everything we do –Entrepreneurship, Integrity, Results-driven, & Passion for people.
  • Brunel is committed to an inclusive workforce and we understand that Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging are essential for a successful working culture, business, and community. Thus, Brunel takes both a global and regional approach to DE&I.

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At Brunel, we prioritize candidate’s career abilities and needs even before the hiring process begins.

  • With open lines of communication and a dedicated team assigned to every contractor, we strive to make every employee experience with us as easy and seamless as possible.
  • Our contractors create and maintain lasting industry relationships that can be leveraged throughout their career.
  • We prioritize employee needs in order to build strong partnerships that support our employees’ long-term professional success and development.

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Your consultant, Darren Leavey is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number: PUB406648