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Maintenance Electrician - Moree or Narrabri

Employment Type:  Permanent (Full Time)
Business Area:  Operations & Commercial
Division:  Operations

Narrabri, New South Wales, AU

A shared passion for our people.

Our people can be proud that, as a leading international agribusiness, we provide an increasingly important service across the food supply chain.

About our team

GrainCorp connects more than 10,000 grain growers with local and international customers via Australia’s largest silo network, with a storage capacity of over 20 million tonnes, seven bulk port elevators and two specialty port terminals. Innovation, integration and partnership are the foundations on which we are growing into our second century with customers at the heart of all that we do. 

About the role

Based from either our Moree or Narrabri grain storage site in Northern New South Wales and reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor we are looking for a Maintenance Electrician to join the team. This role will see you responsible for undertaking electrical maintenance, repairs, validation, installation, testing, tagging and breakdown management for three-phase motors. You’ll also undertake PLC troubleshooting and hazardous area electrical work. During peak periods such as harvest your remit may be extended to include work at other NSW locations.

An ability to work collaboratively and productively in a cross-trade team of electrical and mechanical trades will be critical to your success. You will actively participate in and promote site safety whilst ensuring adherence to all Australian electrical regulatory and safety requirements.

Position offered under the GrainCorp Operations Limited - NSW Country Operations (AWU) Enterprise Agreement 

About your experience

To be successful in this role you will have a NSW Electrical Licence (preferably Qualified Supervisor Certificate but not essential) and hands on heavy industrial electrical experience will be highly regarded. You will be an enthusiastic self-starter who can perform efficiently without supervision. In addition to this, you will understand high level quality control/ assurance procedures. PLC troubleshooting experience is essential. THe ability to work at heights and confied spaces is required. 

In addition to providing proof of working rights and suitable professional referees, progressed candidates will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical. A current, valid driver’s licence is also required.

Do you share our passion for contributing to the success of a diverse, international team?

At GrainCorp, we value and respect the different perspectives and experiences our people bring to work each day. We aim to increase the diversity of our workforce – leading to a range of different thinking, perspectives and ideas that create the innovation we need to drive better business results. We aim to have a work environment where everyone feels included and everyone can realise their full potential.