AECOM Electrician (Overseas Assignment) in Alice Springs, Australia

Australia - Australian Capital Territory, Alice Springs

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for a

Journeyman Electrician in Australia. The Electrician will assemble, install, test, and maintains electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, fixtures, using hand tools and power tools. Diagnoses malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components. Test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem. Connects wires to circuit breakers, transformers and/or other tests. Inspects electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair.Tests electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes to ensure compatibility and safety of system. maintains current electrician's license or identification card to meet government regulations. Plans layouts and installations of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures. Based on job specifications and local codes, directs and trains workers to install, maintain, or repair wiring, equipment, and fixtures. Prepares sketches or follows blueprints to determine the location of wiring and equipment to ensure conformance to building and safety codes. Uses a variety of tools and equipment such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, testing equipment including oscilloscopes, meters and test lamps. Places conduit (pipes or tubing) inside designated partitions, walls, or other concealed areas. Pulls insulated wires or cables through the conduit to complete circuits between boxes. Performs other duties as assigned.

This is a sourcing requisition for future hiring needs.

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

  • Electrician licenses from country of origin required for EXPAT.

  • Military Training or similar vocational education trade training required.

  • Minimum 4 years experience as an electrician required. This is a Journeyman Position.

  • Active, fully adjudicate TS/PV clearance is required. May consider local (AUS) candidate(s) who are able to obtain a Department of Defence security clearance.

  • Knowledge of machine and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance required.

  • Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of houses, buildings, or other structures such as highways and roads.

  • Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics and their applications required.

  • Experience installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications required.

  • Determining causes of operating errors and determining appropriate corrective actions.

  • Demonstrated ability to plan and organize tasks.

  • Ability to work with and supervise others as needed.

  • Must fully understand and comply with EH&S procedures.

  • Able to work professionally and safely with minimal supervision.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree preferred.

  • Master Electrician certification preferred.

  • Prior experience working with computerized maintenance management systems preferred.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite preferred.

  • Prior safety related training (confined space entry, working at heights, electrical safety, personal protective equipment, Lockout/Tag out, working in trenches, CPR, etc...) is preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201028BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.