Controls and Communication Technician

Posted 15 January 2024
Salary Largest rail supply chain for export coal
Job type Permanent
Discipline Rail
Contact NameLaine Thornton

Job description

  • Join our National Rail Partners Team as a Controls and Communication Technician 
  • Family Friendly Roster
  • Mackay and Rockhampton Locations
  • Attractive Salary and Benefits
  • Relocation Assistance Offered
Are you an experienced telecommunications expert looking for a new opportunity? We're seeking a dedicated Controls and Communication Technician to join our esteemed Rail business partner's team. As an integral part of the team, you'll play a crucial role in maintaining and supporting vital infrastructure assets across Central QLD.

Your Potential New Role:

In return for your expertise, we offer an excellent remuneration package, along with a flexible work-life roster, and relocation assistance for those looking to relocate. Their commitment to your growth includes providing training and upskilling opportunities.

As a Controls and Communication Technician, you'll enjoy an 8-day fortnight roster that includes on-call responsibilities on a scheduled basis. Your role will encompass a variety of tasks, including routine and preventative maintenance, fault finding, rectification, commissioning, and decommissioning. Accurate record-keeping and relevant reporting will be essential. You'll need to ensure that materials and tools are well-maintained and ready for scheduled works. Your role may also require out-of-town travel across the Central Queensland Coal Network for closures and maintenance.

What We're Looking For:

To succeed in this role, you'll need:

  • Current Class C Driver's License (essential)
  • ACA Base Cabling and Restricted Electrical Work licenses (essential, with support provided for obtaining)
  • Certificate III in Electronics & Communications Trade Qualification (essential)
  • Proficiency in asset repair, maintenance, and overhaul
  • Knowledge and experience in industrial telecommunications systems
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Extensive understanding of defects and fault rectification, testing, and commissioning/decommissioning of network systems
What  They Offer:
The  company values the growth and development of our employees. With a nationwide portfolio of operations, they provide an inclusive and diverse environment ripe with long-term, exciting career opportunities. Our benefits package includes:

  • Relocation assistance for non-local applicants
  • Development and growth opportunities; Supportive training
  • Parental Leave Program and Super Booster
  • Access to mentoring programs for females and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals
  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles, and retail brands
Ready to Take the Next Step?

If you're prepared to elevate your career with a dynamic and forward-thinking company, we encourage you to express your interest in this role. Join us in maintaining and supporting crucial rail infrastructure assets that play a vital role in Central QLD's transportation network. Respond now and take the next exciting step in your professional journey.