Electrician Rail Signalling
Downer Group
5d ago

Job ID : 568608

Job type : Full Time - Permanent

Location : Sydney

Categories : Engineering (All disciplines)

Who we are

Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

Position summary

Transport Projects, a division of Downer’s Australian Operations Business continues to secure further opportunities within our Rail Projects as we continue to build on our reputation of meeting and delivering on Australia’s major Transportation needs.

Due to this planned expansion we are now seeking experienced and enthusiastic Signal Electrician to join our progressive Safety Assurance Team to help build sustainable, long lasting infrastructure solutions for New South Wales.

You will be part of a dynamic team where you will have the opportunity to share your expertise and have a major impact on project outcomes.

As the Signal Electrician, you can anticipate some of your daily duties will include :

  • Install, maintain and repair signalling equipment including telemetry equipment in accordance with predefined work programs.
  • Repair and adjust mechanical signalling equipment as required.
  • Ensure all work is performed in accordance with Workplace Health and Safety (WH&S) requirements and legislative policies including work activities performed by subordinate employees.
  • Ensure all work is performed in accordance with technical and operational specification and standards including work activities performed by subordinate employees.
  • Maintain all records and associated documentation relating to asset condition, maintenance programs and costing systems.
  • Report on actual work performed against the scheduled work program,and report any equipment performance and condition irregularities.
  • Progress the implementation and application of work procedures and practices in pursuit of ensuring continuous quality improvement.

  • Have a passion for delivering superior service across our organisation
  • Demonstrated capability in Civil Construction with strong experience to major Rail infrastructure projects
  • Experience with Sydney Trains or ARTC or QLD Rail systems is essential
  • Proven experience working for a Tier 1 or Tier 2 major civil contractor desirable
  • Degree qualifications or an equivalent in your relevant field or work
  • NSW Electrical Fitter and Mechanic Licence
  • C Class Drivers Licence NSW
  • MUST hold a Certificate IV Electrical Rail Signalling
  • Current CPR / LVR Certificate
  • Knowledge of wayside signalling equipment

    Downer is dedicated to nurturing our people personally and professionally through skills development, competitive benefits, career pathways and fostering a proudly diverse fun and supportive workplace culture.

    Downer believes in our people; and we are committed to ensuring that you feel valued within the team that share the same passion to succeed.

    Downer gives you the opportunity to work remotely as part of its commitment to flexibility and remaining agile in such a progressive business.


    To register your application; please use the link and apply online as applications sent directly to the recruitment team will not be valid.

    If you require further information on this great opportunity, please contact the recruitment team via email


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    Closing Date : 10 Jul 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time

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