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Career Opportunities: Graduate Electrical Engineer

About the role

Build a future bright and grand, 'cause the future's in your hands!

We have six positions on offer, as a Graduate Engineer, you will undertake data capture and analysis as required to determine the best technical solutions to achieve business objectives. An increased knowledge and developed skills specific to the telecommunications industry. You will be involved in working within various workgroups on multiple projects throughout the business. As a graduate you will get the amazing opportunity to move around the business on a regular basis to ensure you gain exposure and diverse experience. TasNetworks is recognised as one of the Top graduate employers in 2020 so come join our graduate program and see why.

About the Business

At TasNetworks, we own, operate and maintain the electricity transmission and distribution network in Tasmania. We deliver a safe, efficient and reliable electricity supply to more than 285,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers.

Marinus Link is a proposed 1500 megawatt capacity undersea and underground electricity connection to link Tasmania and Victoria, supported by transmission upgrades as part of Australia’s future electricity grid. The National Electricity Market is redefining as new energy generation infrastructure replaces ageing infrastructure. Marinus Link and supporting transmission upgrades can help smooth this transition by providing access to a low-cost clean and reliable energy supply for customers!

About you

To be successful in this role and to become part of our graduate program you will need to have a tertiary qualification in engineering and a current driver license. The ability to self-motivate and manage your own performance as well as being able to build effective partnerships across the business to ensure the best solutions and results are achieved.

What's on offer

This is a three year, fixed term opportunity offering a strong career path, excellent benefits, flexible working arrangements and employee assistance programs designed to guide you in reaching your full potential. The program runs for 3 years as a fixed term role, with rotations to different business units occurring every 6 months. For those looking for a lifestyle change and a relocation to Tasmania, TasNetworks will support the move by offering relocation assistance.  "It takes a myriad of people to bring power to Tasmanians and we are proud to be a diverse workforce contributing to the future of our state" Lance Balcombe, CEO. At TasNetworks we will support you to be yourself. .

Can you see yourself living here?

Based in Tasmania’s capital, historic Hobart will be a phenomenal base for the successful incumbent to reside in order to take up this role. The region is situated on the gorgeous river Derwent with appealing world heritage wilderness areas just a stone’s throw away. Enjoy a relaxed lifestyle with easy access to world-class events like Mona Foma, Taste of Tasmania and Wooden Boat festival.

How to apply

If this role and working at TasNetworks is of interest we look forward to hearing from you. Please ensure you attach a cover letter outlining how your skills and experience are aligned with this role, and an up to date resume. For more information about this opportunity and to acquire a position description, please click here.

Applications close 11:59pm Monday 22 March 2021

For further information about the role, please contact [email protected]

Closed 6 months ago
Closed 6 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering Electrical

  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

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  • Closing Date:22nd Mar 2021, 12:59 pm


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