42d ago

Maintenance Electrician - Hospital Facilities


Base pay $70k - $80k
Permanent Standard business hours
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Full job description

An esteemed and renowned Melbourne Hospital located in the city is seeking their newest maintenance Electrician.

Your new company

Your new organisation is one of the largest health providers in Victoria. Offering a multiplicity of health services ranging from but not limited to, specialist medical, surgical, mental health services, aged care, outpatient support and many other community-oriented health deliverables. Notwithstanding, they are implementing cutting edge developments to foster support for the broader and direct community. They have fortified themselves as the leading health organisation in Victoria and as such are looking to facilitate the momentum with their newest maintenance Electrician.

Your new role

In your new role as a maintenance Electrician you will report to the Electrical Supervisor and ensure that high quality electrical maintenance is provided to all hospital facilities, plant, and equipment.
Furthermore, other responsibilities include but are not limited to;

  • Routine maintenance and inspections through a computerised maintenance system
  • Management of breakdowns and repairs
  • Maintaining repair data, including assets, time, safety analysis and material costs.
  • Maintaining and organising spare parts
  • Preventative maintenance
  • General maintenance as required
  • Delivering maintenance in line with legislature, customer service commitments, asset performance, and value for money.
  • Assist building contractors with the knowledge and performance of a shutdown

What you'll need to succeed

To succeed in this role you will have demonstrated experience in Electrical Maintenance in a direct or similar Health care environment. Familiarity with hospital policies and procedures, hospital asset management systems, and proactive stakeholder engagement competencies. Furthermore, you will need; Essential qualifications

  • A Grade licence
  • White card
  • Valid drivers licence

Essential experience

  • Ability to fault find and diagnose maintenance issues
  • Highly personable and competent customer service skills
  • Demonstrated understanding of safe work practices, safe access, and permit systems
  • Experience using computerised maintenance management systems

Desirable experience

  • Fault finding experience with PLC’s and VSD’s


  • A positive and forward-thinking mindset that uses initiative to make further recommendations for alterations or improvements
  • An ability to provide technical guidance as required to multiple stakeholders
  • Proficiency at working under pressure and to deadline
  • Immediate communicative efficacy to notify the appropriate person/s of defects requiring maintenance
  • Maintenance of tools in a serviceable and secure condition
  • Understand and abide by all OHS procedures and policies
  • Report any observed hazards and take appropriate safety precautions in an emergency

What you'll get in return

Work hours of 6:00am – 2:45pm or 9:00am – 5:45 pm Salary in alignment with industry standard awards Flexibility with vehicle usage (claim mileage, or use the company vehicle if offsite travel is required) Reasonable overtime (roughly 4 hours per fortnight) Participation in a 24/7 on call roster (roughly one out of every 4 weeks) Stable and well supported work environment Annual leave and sick leave Emphasis on employee wellbeing and a balanced lifestyle

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Base pay range
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Job details
Date posted
29 Jun 2022
Mining & Energy
Base pay
$70k - $80k
Work type
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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