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  • LocationMackay, QLD 4740
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:a month ago
  • Job no: 069-23 / 144-23
  • Work / Life Balance: 4 on 3 off roster
  • Competitive rates and allowances available
  • Challenging HV power transmission/distribution projects across the mining sector

Ampcontrol are offering the perfect work / life balance with a family friendly roster and remuneration that makes working in town affordable!


  • Family friendly roster – 4 day on, 3 day off roster
  • Working three x 10 hour days and one x 8 hour day – early knock on your last day leading into a 3 day long weekend!!!
  • Weekly pay including a Regional Allowance
  • Annual workshop Safety and Performance Bonus on offer
  • Mackay Workshop based (be home every night)
  • Purchase additional annual leave, for greater work/life balance – acquire up to 7 weeks leave per annum
  • Full time employment offering job stability
  • Fitness subsidies
  • Private Health Care discounts
  • Salary sacrificing options
  • Paid parental leave
  • Wellbeing programs and discounts
  • Education assistance, personal career development and opportunities for promotion
  • Being part of a global, innovative organisation
  • Great supportive team environment


Your strong service-oriented mindset, coupled with excellent time management skills, will be complemented by the following:

  • Certificate III in Electrotechnology (or equivalent)
  • Electrical Trade Certificate is essential
  • Prior flameproof experience is highly desirable
  • High voltage and/or electrical mining machinery experience
  • Experience working within a high risk environment

Most importantly, we are looking for someone who wants to join a fun and hard working team, with a passion for what they do and how they do it!!


We are looking for “Can Do” motivated, focused and highly skilled Electricians to join our Mackay Electrical Services operation.

You will be hands on with in-house designed and manufactured packages of electrical and electronic products engineered to international standards, incorporating individual components to provide total electrical solutions for mining, utilities, and heavy industries. 


These roles are diverse in many areas of electrical manufacturing and offers exposure to OEM equipment manufacture and process – no two jobs are the same. Typical duties include conducting installing and repairing control cabling, panel wiring, testing and fitting accessories for various sizes and types of electrical cables, electrical equipment assembly and maintenance, high voltage cable termination repairs, switchboard manufacturing as well as fault-finding and rectification work on electrical switchgear, substations and control systems.


The innovative #peopleofampcontrol work on some seriously cool stuff to energise our world for a sustainable future, including electro motion, hydrogen energy, battery technology, decarbonising mining, off-grid power systems, space surveillance, disaster recovery infrastructure and MedTech.


Ampcontrol is Australia's largest privately-owned electrical engineering company leading advanced global manufacturing of award-winning innovations, products, solutions and service to the resources, infrastructure and energy sectors. For over 50 years, Ampcontrol has achieved and celebrated a growing workforce of more than 850 employees, six member companies and 30 operations worldwide. Built on a foundation of innovation, agility and ingenuity, the talented people of Ampcontrol design and develop world-leading integrated electrical solutions and pioneering technology that makes a meaningful improvement to people's lives and communities across the globe.

At Ampcontrol, we are united by the principles of safety, people, innovation, customer and performance. Our people and values make our business better and are at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to investing in our people and provide a supportive, healthy and safe working environment for all our employees.


  • Published on 02 May 2023, 11:28 PM