Irish and UK based Linesmen needed for Jobs in Australia

lineman jobsJOBCONTAX.COM are looking for qualified Linemen / Linesmen based in the UK & Ireland  to work in Melbourne, Australia. All linesman jobs come with family 457 Visas, relocation packages including flights and initial accommodation and a salary of €80k – €120k.

The jobs are on a multi-million dollar program of capital works for the upgrade and expansion of the distribution network in Melbourne and surrounding areas. There is no  FIFO involved, so you will be able to go home every night.

JobContax will be conducting face to face interviews in UK & Ireland in early December 2012. You can apply directly for the linesmen jobs here.

Lineman – Melbourne, Australia

Job Description
An opportunity currently exists for Linepeople to be responsible for completing and assisting with overhead maintenance and construction tasks to ensure the safe, timely and cost effective completion of work in accordance with policies and procedures. The Linesperson is responsible for the installation, repair and maintenance of power lines, poles, associated fittings and cables, which may include utilising live line techniques
To be considered for these positions you will require previous experience in the Power Industry with associated qualifications.

Requirements:
Essential
Distribution experience 11KV, 22KV or 33KV
Live LV experience preferred
Committed to safety
Ability to work within and contribute in a team environment
Degree or recognised trade qualification
Demonstrated relevant work experience
Hold and maintain relevant statutory requirements
Hold & maintain current drivers licence
Good English language skills, both written & verbal
Desirable
Current MR/HR Drivers Licence
Crane operator & forklift tickets
First Aid certification
Elevated Work Platform Certificate / Licence

Package
€80,000 – €120,000
457 Visa
Relocation Package
Extra Allowances for call-outs/weekends etc..

Contact
Neasa McHugh is the consultant managing this position. If you have any queries about this role, you can contact Neasa by e-mail neasa@jobcontax.com or phone +353-1-7978720
Click to connect with Neasa on LinkedIn

457 Visa Australia
All jobs in Australia advertised on JobContax, come with 457 visas attached.
The 457 visa entitles the bearer and their family to live and work in Australia for up to 4 years.
Australian 457 Visas Information

Relocation Process – Australia
JobContax is highly proficient at assisting candidates through all stages of the relocation process from job interview and visa applications to the physical relocation to Australia. Our Australian partners pay all relocation costs including: flights, shipment of belongings, initial accommodation for 6 weeks.
Relocation Process Information

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2 thoughts on “Irish and UK based Linesmen needed for Jobs in Australia

  1. Hi my name is Gav Maclean,I am a charge hand linesman with 26 years experience in the electricity industry in Scotland ranging from live Lv/hv work to general maintenance and new build work. I realise this email is 2 yr old but I am interested to moving to Australia ,especially Melbourne , it would be very much appreciated if you could contact me with any potential job opportunities . Thank you Gav Maclean..

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