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Systems Cable Jointer

Job number 94479-204495 Work type: Permanent - Full Time Location: Jilalan, Moranbah Categories: Trade & Services, Trades

Location: Moranbah (DIDO)

Remuneration/Benefit: Competitive remuneration

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

The roster for this position will be 8 days on 6 days off. You will also be required to complete on call duties on a scheduled basis. Your main responsibilities will be: 

  • 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 (desirable).
  • Certificate III in Telecommunications (Cabling)
  • ACA Base Cabling Licence with Structured, underground, optical fibre endorsements (desirable)
  • Experience in Location of underground service for excavation permits
  • 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 offer you:             

At Aurizon, we support the development and growth of our employees. With a national portfolio of operations, we offer long-term and exciting career opportunities. 

Some of our benefits include:

  • Development and growth opportunities.
  • Access to mentoring and development programs.
  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles and retail brands.
  • Parental leave program and super booster.

About Aurizon.

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

Look to Aurizon for a diverse and collaborative culture.

At Aurizon, we are proud of our diverse, collaborative, creative and high-performance culture. We celebrate the contribution of every employee and provide opportunities for career development in a dynamic, caring, and inclusive work environment.

To learn about us and our company values, please visit

Advertised: 03 Jul 2024 Applications close: 19 Jul 2024