Electrician, Energy and Public Works

Electrician, Energy and Public Works

Queensland Government | Brisbane, QLD, AU

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QBuild; Various locations
Are you interested in building your trade career where the opportunities are endless? Why not work for the Queensland Government!
QBuild are currently inviting applications for qualified Electricians to join our teams based across Queensland.

At QBuild, we deliver building works and maintenance services for government-owned facilities including police and fire stations, schools, social housing residences, hospitals and correctional centres. 

In a disaster event, QBuild tradespeople are among the first to assist in helping local communities get back on their feet as fast as possible.

Working for QBuild isn't just a job, it's an opportunity to be a part of a department that makes a real difference to Queenslanders.

The Opportunity:

Our current vacancies are located in Borallon, Caboolture, Cairns, Cannon Hill, Gympie, Kingaroy, Ormeau, Rockhampton, Toowoomba, Townsville, Wacol, Brisbane

As an Electrician you will:

• install, repair, maintain, test, commission and/or fault find in relation to electrical and engineering services

• work on complex or intricate circuitry involving examining, diagnosing and modifying systems comprising inter-connected circuits

• work with asbestos

• undertake manual handling within safe lifting limits

• work at heights, work in confined spaces and work on uneven/sloping surfaces

As a QBuild employee, you will be provided a safe, inclusive, and diverse workplace as well as access to generous leave entitlements, flexible work options and salary packaging.

We're an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from men and women including people who identify as being of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, people with disabilities, and those from non-English speaking backgrounds.


With more than staff, offices and a network of depots across the state, we deliver building and maintenance services for customers from Thursday Island to Tallebudgera - and everywhere in between.

Our current vacancies are listed above; however we encourage you to apply for a role in your preferred location even if it not listed. Simply select the location from the drop-down menu when completing your application, and we will be in touch if a role becomes available you may be suitable for.

Eligibility Requirements:

All applicants must be eligible to work in Australia.

It is a MANDATORY REQUIREMENT to attach a copy of trade certificate, any relevant licenses required to undertake the trade, a current resume and cover letter and complete the online questionnaire as part of the application.