Electrical Foreman

Date:  31 Mar 2024


Company:  Ventia

The Role:
are seeking an experienced Electrical Foreman to join our Venture Smart team. In this role you will be the hands-on link working onsite with the crew as well as reporting to the Electrical Project Manager. You will be managing the day-to-day team operations including direct employees, Leading Hands, and subcontractors.


This full-time opportunity, based in Jandakot, WA, offers 38 hours per week, Monday to Friday with opportunities for overtime based on operational requirements.



  • A supportive and inclusive work environment that places safety and health above all else
  • A secure long-term position with opportunities for growth, development and training
  • We take our people’s careers seriously, helping them to learn and expand their careers with a focus on both offsite and on the job training
  • A friendly and collaborative work environment that priorities work life balance and the wellbeing of our team
  • Tools Of Trade vehicle provided for work related travel


Key duties, but not limited to:

  • Delivery of minor capital works projects on Main Roads Western Australia assets 
  • Managing day-to-day operations including supervising the direct workforce, subcontractors and Leading Hands
  • Planning, scheduling and communicating traffic management, work scope timelines, and expectations to the workforce
  • Identifying any resource gaps and effectively communicating this to management


Skills and Experience:

  • WA Driver’s License
  • Trade Certificate – Electrotechnology Electrician
  • Experience in associated electrical and communication works associated with Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) – Highly desirable


The Company
Ventia is a leading infrastructure services company, operating across Australia and New Zealand. Our clients are the owners and operators of assets that are critical to our local communities. We pride ourselves on working smart, safely and sustainably, harnessing the latest technologies and brightest minds. With a diverse and proud heritage, we have a track record of delivering essential services to the communities in which we operate.


Venture Smart is a 50/50 joint venture (JV) between Ventia and Johnson Controls (JCI) providing electrical and Intelligent Transportation System maintenance and project works and services for Main Roads WA and other private clients.


Ventia is enriched by the diverse experiences, talents and cultures that our people bring to the organisation, while celebrating and respecting the communities we operate in. We are committed to providing a safe and positive environment that provides equal opportunities for individuals of all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGTBQI+, Women, Veterans and spouses and people with disabilities.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.


How to Apply
To apply for this role, please click the apply button on this page.

For internal applicants, it is an expectation that you will inform your manager of an application if you have been in your current position for less than 12 months; please seek their permission prior to applying.

If you have any questions about this role, please reach out via: chad.dods@skoutsolutions.com

Position Reference Number: 156433

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