Position's Vacant - Industrial Electrician - Dowdens Mackay
Industrial Electrician Employment

Industrial Electrician

Who we are looking for?

This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic self motivated individual to enhance their knowledge and skills working with a range of electrical equipment.

The successful candidate can expect to work with a wide range of electrical equipment within various industries including mining, agricultural and industrial. 

About Dowdens Group

Dowdens Pumping and Water Treatment have been supplying, installing, servicing and maintaining pumping, pool and water treatment equipment for over 45 years. As a locally owned and operated business, we have the capabilities and expertise to provide our customers with purpose engineered solutions and results.

We pride ourselves on our company values, culture and promote a lifestyle balance that supports you to manage your career and ambitions on one hand; and your health, happiness, leisure and family on the other.

We promote

  • Work with a professional team on a diverse range of pumps and pumping equipment
  • Job security with a local respected family owned and operated business for over 45 years
  • Annual staff and family events
  • Staff discounts across the Dowdens Group
  • Lifestyle program
  • Corporate Health Insurance discounts
At Dowdens, we promote a lifestyle balance that supports you to manage your career and ambitions on one hand; and your health, happiness, leisure and family on the other.
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Operational Duties:

  • Assist Sales Teams with quoting electrical control components, labour times and installation methods.
  • Liaise with Engineers and Draftsperson/s to create and edit electrical designs, drawings and layouts.
  • Ensure compliance with procedures, applicable standards and statutory requirements (particularly in reference to voltage drop, current capacity and wiring).
  • Sourcing equipment information from preferred suppliers (eg. Technical data, pricing and product lead times).
  • Provide technical assistance to Sales teams and Workshop employees.
  • Fault finding and troubleshooting with internal and external clients.

Workshop / Infield Duties:

  • Electrical works involving but not limited to installing, fault finding, trouble shooting, conducting repairs and maintenance to pumps, irrigators and VSD controllers.
  • Assist with onsite electrical works and commissioning.
  • Control circuit design and modifications.
  • Fault finding and programming of PLC, HDMI and VSD.
  • Terminations, splicing and test and tag of electrical equipment.
  • General building installations, maintenance and repairs (lighting, GPO’s etc.).

To be eligible for this position, candidates must:

  • Be a qualified Trades Person – Electrical Fitter / Electrical Mechanic with a minimum of 3 years’ electrical experience.
  • Have a background in industrial electrical control systems and previous electrical experience involving pumps, irrigators and VSD controls.
  • Hold a current manual Driver’s Licence.
  • Be self-motivated, have strong attention to detail and exceptional communication skills.
  • Have excellent computer time management skills.
  • Be willing to undertake a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol.
  • Be legally permitted to work in Australia

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Interested to find out more about the Dowdens Group. You can visit the ABOUT page and find out more information including our capability statement.