O&M Electrician

Bouygues Construction Australia

An integral person in the day-to-day operation of solar farm which is close to Griffith

  • Experience in Solar O&M or EPC highly desirable (min. 3 years of experience)
  • Operation, inspection and preventative maintenance of power station and plant
  • Knowledge of electrical power systems design, construction and operation
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Bouygues Construction operates in more than 80 countries designing, building and operating projects across the building, infrastructure and industry sectors. As a responsible and committed leader in sustainable construction, Bouygues Construction sees innovation as its primary source of added value: this is "shared innovation" that benefits customers and improves productivity and the working conditions of over 50,100 employees worldwide. 

Job Description
  • Reporting directly to the Site Supervisor and being responsible for site preventative and corrective maintenance tasks.
  • The Site Technician will complete daily AC and DC electrical systems maintenance tasks as well as maintenance tasks on all mechanical systems of the solar farm.
  • The Site Technician will also work in collaboration with and supervise the works of subcontractors and suppliers carrying out corrective action or defect rectifications. The position will also require interaction and supervision of visitors to the site.
  • The Site Technician will be required to work diligently within the BYCA health, Safety, Quality and Environment systems, maintaining the power plant to a high standard and interacting with all stakeholders in a professional manner.
  • Hold an Australian Electrical License - (preferably licensed in the State of employment - NSW)
  • HV qualification highly desirable
Required Skills
  • Outstanding communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Ability to share technical expertise with team members and the customer.
  • Ability to plan, organize, schedule, and direct the safe operation and maintenance activities of multiple complex projects.
  • A hands-on approach to management, a solution-driven mentality, and excellent management skills.
  • Ability to supervise associates and contractors in the field and ensure safety, quality and schedule adherence.
  • Ability to take direction, identify problems, develop solutions, conduct analysis independently and in collaboration with others
  • Ability to work comfortably in potentially remote field conditions and manage multiple tasks and projects
  • Ability to work in difficult customer situations
  • Available for 24-hour on-call duty to meet customer requirements
  • Experience using electronic control systems (SCADA) preferred
  • Highly experienced in using and understanding testing and diagnostic equipment (multimeter, oscilloscope, etc.)
  • Experience in the AC and DC electrical installations of a solar farm desirable
  • A sound knowledge of electrical power systems design, construction, operation or maintenance, and experience
Physical Requirements
  • Will sit and stand periodically during the day.
  • Required to lift up to 15 Kg.
  • Will walk and climb stairs.
  • Will reach over shoulder heights and below waist.
  • Required to use hands to lift, handle, carry or feel.
  • May be required to kneel, bend, talk and hear.
  • Specific vision abilities are required