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Location: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Job ID: R0041272
Date Posted: Feb 7, 2024
Segment: Green Energy & Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Profession (Job Category): Other
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Hitachi Rail is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated  Electrician who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate is comfortable performing a wide range of tasks from administrative to strategic. The position is based in Brisbane, Australia.

If you are looking for a fast track to a satisfying career in a high-impact role, this is it. With record-breaking investment in rail infrastructure and networks to support more liveable and sustainable cities and communities across Australia, we’re expanding our team to meet the demands of our growing project portfolio

Long term role – immediate start

Based in Brisbane, you will be part of dynamic, innovative and collaborative team renowned for its world-class thinking and solutions. As an electrician, you will be working to execute the ETCS L2 project. You will work closely with the Signalling Electrical Supervisor to ensure all electrical work is undertaken to a high standard.

About Us:

A career at Hitachi Rail will help create a legacy. With operations in every corner of the world, our work goes to the cutting-edge of digital transformation and technology. From the multi-cultural strength of our global organisation to the sustainable and innovative ways we work to bring people together, there’s something for everyone to get stuck into. And that’s where you come in 

The key accountabilities of the role include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for undertaking the physical construction activities.
  • Responsible for executing construction activities by interpreting signalling documentation and drawings and functional construction documentation
  • Support the Electrical team and subcontractors to deliver the ETCS L2 project plan.
  • Undertake all electrical works, in accordance with the project delivery plan.
  • Comply with all Heath Safety & Environment (HSE) requirements and initiatives.


  • Trade qualification in signalling and/or electrical.
  • 2+ years in Railway signalling
  • Demonstrated competency in implementing Health & Safety initiatives.
  • Outstanding planning and organisational skills.
  • Demonstrated experience working within a brownfield railway signalling environment.
  • Knowledge of software tools and technical systems.

At Hitachi Rail, we know that a diverse business is a sustainable business. Working collaboratively with a range of internal networks, we’re continuously improving our policies and products. From accessible, sustainable design to achieving a better gender balance. We base these efforts on our core values: Harmony, Sincerity and Pioneering spirit. And by aligning with these, we’re able to create a workplace where people not only feel comfortable but are given opportunities to thrive. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. 
What we offer 

  • Be part of a Global Company that offers a great work life balance. 

  • Many opportunities to progress your career with training and development available. 

  • Salary Continuance Insurance 


We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.  

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