qualified cable jointer in Melbourne CBD

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job details

melbourne cbd, victoria
job type
AU$ 45.50 - AU$ 52.50 per hour
reference number
simon obrien, randstad
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job description

Qualified Cable Jointer
$100,000 + per year earnings with overtime.

Are you a Cert III Qualified Cable Jointer?

Do you want to join a large contracting business winning lots of work in both the utilities and private connections space?


My client is a leading provider of engineering, construction and maintenance services to major utilities operators and private industrial clients throughout Australia. They are owned by a large international conglomerate with interests in the power infrastructure sector across the globe. Safety and quality are at this company’s heart and they are very proud of their industry reputation.

Role Outline

This position involves working on numerous power projects across the CBD, North and West Melbourne. Typical projects may involve jointing and commissioning of HV cables/ terminations. Projects can be underground residential developments, utilities relocation, or street lighting, etc. Voltages are typically between LV – 22kV.

  • Your hourly rate will be paid at $45.70 to $52.50 (depending on experience).
  • Overtime is paid at time and a half. Sunday is paid at double time.
  • 36-hour week (1 RDO a fortnight) and the standard hours are 7.00am to 3.30pm.
  • There is overtime during the week and on weekends, subject to workload you’ll be required to be flexible with work commitments.
  • You will be provided with a fuel card, etag, company phone and a company vehicle fitted with tools.

Who should apply

If you’re a Cert III cable jointer or Duel Qualified (Cable Jointer/ Linesman) and have completed the necessary VESI Skills training to work as a Cable Jointer. If you are a 4th year apprentice cable jointer then you are also encouraged to apply. If some of your modules are incomplete or out of date then my client is happy to pay for these to be completed/ renewed.

If this role is of interest, and you meet the minimum requirements, you are invited to click the Apply button. Alternatively please email your CV to simon.obrien@randstad.com.au or call 0392522196 for more information.

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.


Cable Jointer, XLPE, PLY, PLA, Paper Lead, HV, kV, Transmission, Distribution, Jointing, Terminating, HDCV, HVDC


Certificate III Cable Jointing - or equivalent.

educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification