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Mechanical Engineering Student

About the role

Are you looking for a taste of what a career at TasNetworks could offer you? Do you want to build strong relationships within a well-known Tasmanian business?

Our 12 week Summer Student Program is a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable experience, create future pathways and build professional networks. Within the program you will undertake project work to support the Engineering group and provide support in the development, maintenance and operation of the network (distribution & transmission). As a Summer Student you will have the opportunity to write a report on the work you carry out and present this to your leader to gain valuable feedback, comments and advice.

About the Business

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

About you

We are on the lookout for enthusiastic, passionate, go-getters who have a drive to kick-start their careers. As a Summer Student you will bring a proven ability to work in small teams, strong communication, time management and interpersonal skills and relevant knowledge of the electricity industry and regulatory frameworks.

To be successful in this role you will need; a current drivers licence, to be undertaking a tertiary qualification in Engineering, good computing skills, a demonstrated understanding of electrical systems and an awareness of relevant Australia Standards.

If you are looking to make the most of an amazing opportunity to learn, develop and grow, then this is the program for you!

What's on offer

Due to the current climate and travel complexities surrounding COVID-19, we are only accepting applications for Summer Students who are currently residing within Tasmania. We hope to be in a position next year to again include interstate applications.

Our Summer Student Program offers a 12 week paid position through which we offer a strong introduction to a potential future career path, excellent benefits, flexible working arrangements and employee assistance programs designed to guide you in reaching your full potential. "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.

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 obtain a position description, please click here.

Applications close 11:59pm Sunday October 4th 2020

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

Closed a year ago
Closed a year ago
  • Job type:Internships
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering Mechanical

  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

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  • Locations:

    Hobart

  • Closing Date:4th Oct 2020, 12:59 pm

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