Substation Technician

Job Description

Siemens Smart Infrastructure Division bundles know-how from our smart grid, low, medium and high voltage, energy automation, energy transmission businesses. Together as a Division we cover every voltage from low voltage, through to medium and high voltage, plus we are heavily investing globally and locally in the market growth areas of micro grid, big data, energy storage and more.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Substation Technician to join our Distribution Systems Customer Services team in our Adelaide, SA office. Reporting to the Operations Manager, Substation Technician will be required to carry out day to day field service on Medium Voltage AIS and GIS Switchgear, Transformers, Low Voltage Switchgear and Busway systems for our clients around Australia. This will include installation, commissioning and maintenance activities, ensuring compliance with customer satisfaction, quality and safety standards while leading by example. 

The Substation Technician will be required to effectively satisfy the customer's needs for preventative and corrective maintenance, commissioning, any updates/upgrades/performance optimisation, corrective service, installations and/or workshop repairs in accordance with business contractual obligations; provide timely completion of service reports; comply with all OH&S policies and service escalation procedures; maintain personal knowledge of safety instructions and operational procedures. As a site based advocate for Siemens, you will be our clients trusted advisor on technical matters.  

In order to be considered for this opportunity you will need the following:
- Minimum of 5 years experience working with the LV and MV Distribution systems
- Unrestricted Electrical Licence (A grade or equivalent) 
- Drivers Licence
- Ability to travel for site works

Other desirable qualifications will be highly regarded:
- Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience 
- Experience with protection relays testing
- Previous experience of working with Sulfur Hexaflouride (SF6) gas

In return, we offer a rewarding team environment, a commitment to your ongoing learning and development, and an attractive salary package.

Siemens is a proud equal opportunity employer, creating a work environment of diversity and inclusion. Our diverse workforce cultivates Innovation and Excellence and in turn creates a workplace where our employees belong and prosper. Diversity and inclusion helps us fully realise the potential of our people. As part of Siemens Ownership culture, Siemens also genuinely supports reasonable flexible working practices that empower our employees to best meet work and personal commitments.

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Energy Pty. Ltd.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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