hv commissioning techicians in Adelaide

tom kerwood, randstad
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AU$ 48.00 - AU$ 54.00 per hour

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adelaide, south australia
trades & services
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AU$ 48.00 - AU$ 54.00 per hour
5 years
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tom kerwood, randstad
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Our client, a leading HV Infrastructure contractor, is currently seeking multiple HV Commissioning Technicians to join their growing business. The business is a specialist in the installation, commissioning, testing, maintenance, and repair of all High Voltage plants, equipment, and facilities including protection and control systems. With years of investment in advancing their technology and capability, this company is well-positioned to continue to grow and diversify.

This permanent opportunity will be based out of their Adelaide Office but work locations will vary from local Adelaide sites to country and remote locations around Australia.


  • Experience testing a wide range of Protection Relays, including but not limited to ABB, SEL, Areva, Siemens protection relays
  • Experience with Omicron, Baur, and Doble test equipment
  • Experience in primary injection testing
  • HV and LV switchboard commissioning and testing experience
  • Circuit Breaker, CT, VT, busbar testing experience
  • Full understanding of schematic drawings and electrical protection schemes
  • Be self-motivated with the ability to work alone or as part of a team
  • Transformer testing and commissioning experience
  • The ability to think on your feet and adapt to a wide range of technical issues that may develop during scheduled shutdown periods
  • Must hold "A Grade" SA Electrical Workers License
  • Knowledge of appropriate Australian and International Standards
  • Knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation, policies, and procedures
  • Ability to promote a high standard of safety, professionalism, and effective communication with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Current CPR/LV Rescue Training
  • Drivers Licence
  • Minimum 5 years experience with commissioning and testing of HV equipment
  • Availability work travel inter/intrastate on a regular basis, at short notice

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Randstad’s Power & Energy specialist, Tom Kerwood on 08 8150 7001

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


HV Commissioning Technician


Nationally recognised High Voltage Switching Ticket
A Grade SA ELectrical Workers License

educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification