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Electrical Technician

Applications open on Thu, 31 Oct 2019 and close on Mon, 18 Nov 2019


Electrical Technician

Position Description

About this position

Are you looking for a rewarding career? Then join the team and make a difference to your community. Griffith City Council offers the chance to work in a stable and secure environment while providing excellent opportunities to develop your skills and career potential.

Griffith is one of the most vibrant regional economies in Australia with a large export sector and mature and developing enterprises in value-added food & wine production, retail, residential and industrial development, tourism and agriculture. The city boasts a cosmopolitan lifestyle that has a young & diverse multi-cultural population with authentic cafes and the region’s renowned wine producers. Griffith City Council is proactive and energetic and passionate about creating ongoing opportunities for our growing population.

Council is seeking applications from enthusiastic motivated individuals for the following position.


The role of Electrical Technician is to provide electrical and electronic trade support skills in the construction and maintenance of associated process control equipment primarily in the water and sewerage operations within the Council.

Qualifications:  The successful applicant will require to hold the following qualifications:

  • Hold a Certificate III in Electro technology - Electrician and Qualified supervisors Certificate –    Electrician
  • Demonstrated experience with SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) systems) programs
  • Hold a current Class C diver license
  • Hold a General Construction Induction Training certificate (GIT or White Card)
  • Demonstrated Relevant working experience on automated electrical (industrial) equipment

Please include copies of all relevant licenses and qualifications with your application.

Hours of work: 38 hours per week. 

Salary and conditions: Annual salary range $67,437.76 to $74,183.20 (Grade 12). Rostered day off once a fortnight.

Special conditions: Only those with current rights to work in Australia may apply.

Applications close: 9:00am, Monday 18 November 2019

Contact: If you have any questions about the role please contact Mark De Benetti on (02) 6962 8100.


  • We are no longer accepting late applications therefore please allow yourself enough time to submit your application prior to the deadline. 

Conditions of Employment

Conditions of employment are in the Local Government (State) Award and relevant Council policy, procedures and agreements. 

Special conditions: 

Only those with current rights to work in Australia may apply.

How to apply

Follow these steps to apply for a position at Griffith City Council:

1. Download a full copy of the Position Description here.
2. Download a Position Application Form. All applications must be accompanied by a completed Position Application Form.
3. Download the Information Sheet for Applicants. This will give you important information to help you complete your application successfully.

Need help?

If you have any questions or are unable to download documents, please contact Nick De Martin on 02 6962 8100.

What do I need to submit?

Make sure your application for a vacant position at Council has the following:

1. A completed Position Application Form with contact details of at least two most current work-related referees (supervisor or manager is preferable, must not be a work colleague)
2. Your letter of Application which addresses each of the Essential & Desirable Selection Criteria as detailed in the Position Description
3. Your most current Resume or CV
4. Copies of all relevant licences, tickets and qualifications (Please do not include a copy of the Position Description)