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Linesperson | Electrical Fitter Mechanic | Live Linesperson

Date: 09-Jan-2022

Location: Townsville, QLD, AU, 4810

Company: Ventia

The Role


Ventia has partnered with Energy Queensland Limited (EQL) to provide distribution, maintenance, and construction services. 


We have various permanent opportunities available for qualified linespersons, electrical fitter mechanics, as well as a live linesperson to join our team in Townsville, QLD. Successful applicants will need to be flexible and willing to travel to work on a 9-day fortnight or potentially an allocated roster, as per contract requirement.


Key responsibilities will include, but not limited: 


  • Work in all conditions throughout regional and inter regional areas
  • Construction and maintenance work on Distribution Powerline Networks – Overhead Lines 
  • Inspections, maintenance, and replacements of Streetlights programs of work.
  • Comply with all applicable health, safety and environmental laws, regulations, and statutory obligations.

The Person

  • Current QLD Electrical Trade Qualification (Distribution Linesman OR Electrical Fitter/Mechanic)
  • Current QLD Driver's Licence
  • Construction White Card 
  • High Risk Work Licence to operate an EWP (greater than 11m)



  • Consistent Work
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Internal career progression


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.




We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.


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Position Reference Number: 122832

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