You could be earning up to AUD $108 572 pa plus 9.5% employer contributed superannuation.
The Public Transport Authority’s (PTA) vision is to be recognised as a leader in providing world-class public transport services and solutions. As a fast growing economy, Western Australia’s public transport system is recognised as the best in Australia and is one of the most efficient, clean and safe networks in the world.Rail transport is vital for our continued success and growth through our many projects including METRONET to meet the public’s needs and expectations.Moving millions of people needs the skill and commitment of a talented workforce.
Based in Claisebrook Depot in East Perth, this position ensures the operational performance of all Overhead Line Equipment (OLE) is safe, reliable and cost effective and that all maintenance, repairs and associated works are completed to the PTA’s relevant standards and customer requirements. You will prepare technical reports on maintenance and repair activities and be involved in investigations and reporting of all OLE incidents. Supervising staff and driving team performance through the assessment of competence and identification of competence are critical deliverables of this role.
To be successful in this position you will need to possess:
- Certificate III in ESI – Power Systems – Rail Traction
- Demonstrated knowledge in maintenance and construction of OLE for 25 kV AC Electrified railway, including restoration of de-wirement in 25kV AC urban electrified railway
- Strong leadership skills and experience in supervising and developing teams and individuals
- Demonstrated ability to take control and resolve issues in emergency situations
This is an operational position that requires the successful applicant to work shift work and weekend work as required, to a 24 hour 7 day-week roster including call outs.
Please Note: As part of the selection process there will be a requirement for aptitude testing.
If you would like to find out more about this position please contact Mr. Cobus Cloete, Electrical Infrastructure Maintenance Manager on +61 8 9326 3308.
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