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Systems Cable Jointer

Job number 38543 Work type: Permanent - Full Time Location: Gracemere Categories: Trade & Services, Transport Operations & Logistics, Trades

Location: Gracemere

Remuneration/Benefit: Competitive remuneration

About the role: Join our highly skilled Gracemere Electrical team as our newest Systems Cable Jointer, ensuring Control, Communications and Signalling Cable Systems remain safe and continue to operate within safety and operational performance standards.

Working a 4 day week roster your main responsibilities include-

  • To conduct routine and corrective maintenance and also fault repair in accordance with prescribed methods.
  • To record all maintenance and fault repair activities as conducted.
  • To deliver tasks in a safe manner and ensure equipment continues operation in a safe and effective manner.
  • To identify cable systems condition and report any issues deemed to be of concern.
  • To participate actively with stakeholders to further develop maintenance and repair methods to deliver control, communications and signalling cable systems operation where any failures have minimal impact on train operations.

About you: 

  • Power Cable Jointers licence or an Electrical Licence.
  • Certificate III in Telecommunications (Cabling)
  • ACA Base Cabling Licence with Structured, underground, optical fibre endorsements
  • Experience in testing and splicing optical fibres
  • Experience in testing and jointing underground electrical and instrumentation cable
  • C Class Drivers Licence
  • Sound level of both written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work on a call out rotation
  • Able to work away from home depot when required

What we can offer you:

At Aurizon, we support the development and growth of our employees to reach their full potential.  With a National portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with long term and exciting career opportunities.  Some of our benefits include:

  • Development and growth opportunities
  • Access to female and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mentoring programs
  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles and retail brands
  • Parental Leave Program and Super Booster

At Aurizon we believe in connection

It is our ability to connect that strengthens communities, industries and builds economies. It helps to embrace diversity in our workplace and that is the experience we want for everyone. We are building a culture where everyone is seen, heard and valued, because of their diversity. We value inclusion throughout the whole company and encourage you to apply.

About Aurizon

Aurizon is Australia’s largest rail freight operator and a top 100 ASX company.  Each year, we transport more than 250 million tonnes of Australian commodities, connecting miners, primary producers, and industry with international and domestic markets.

We strive for a diverse, collaborative, creative and a high-performance culture that celebrates the contribution of every employee and provide opportunities for career development in a dynamic work environment.

To learn about us and our company values visit

This role is eligible for Network's Refer a Friend Programme. Available to Aurizon employees! If you refer a friend to this role and they are successful in getting the job, you will receive $5,000, and the person you have successfully referred will receive $5,000 *conditions apply. Email with any questions. 

Advertised: 23 Jan 2024