Position Description Electrical HVAC Technician by 7603kpW


									                                   Position Details

Advertised Job Title:              ELECTRICAL/HVAC TECHNICIAN

Reference Number:                  50069694

Classification:                    SCT 2.1 - 3.4

Salary Range:                      $67,052 - $88,114

Location:                          CDSCC Tidbinbilla ACT

Tenure:                            Indefinite

                                   May be provided to the successful candidate
Relocation Assistance:

                                   Australian Citizens Only
Residency Status:              

Role Overview:
The position of Electrical/HVAC technician , part of the Facilities team, works under limited direction
and with limited supervision and performs installation works, supervises and mentors apprentices,
performs routine maintenance tasks, modifications and fault repair of complex antenna and building
power systems. The Electrical/HVAC Technician has varying levels of responsibilities, determined in
consultation with the ASF Manager, across these areas:

               supervise apprentices and perform maintenance task
               specialist support in power and HVAC systems
               maintenance and technical planning
               Facilities project and contractor management support.


    Perform maintenance and fault repair on power and HVAC systems:
     o      perform fault diagnosis of complex systems and installation/commissioning of complex
     o      supervision of external routine maintenance contractors on site
     o      responding to faults, complaints and incident reports
     o      liaising with internal and external customers and staff
     o      provide supervision and mentoring of Electrical and HVAC apprentices.
       Use established reporting tools and procedures to provide comprehensive management
        reports, as requested to ASF Manager.
       Effective communication, both orally and in writing, on technical and non-technical matters at
        Team and individual levels across the Complex.

     Provide specialist assistance on technical systems, including,
      o       power generation and distribution systems
      o       HVAC Systems
      o       BMS, SCADA and PLC systems
      o       participate in installation work
      o       assisting in development of technical standards where necessary
      o       operate powerhouse (following training) .

     Assist in maintenance and technical planning in the Facilities and the Complex as a whole:
      o        participate in design and downtime readiness reviews and acceptance testing with Jet
               Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Goldstone Deep Space Communication Complex
               (GDSCC) and Madrid Deep Space Communication Complex (MDSCC)
      o        participate in and provide support for performance testing, data capture and analysis
               to assist with JPL development work and anomaly resolution
      o        providing local support and facilitate the coordination, implementation and testing of
               JPL engineered solutions
      o        technology assessment and practical evaluation, contributing to specification
               preparation for future enhancements and planning for future upgrades
      o        use Reliability Centre Maintenance (RCM) and Computerised Maintenance and
               Management System (CMMS) based tools to maintain and improve where possible
               maintenance efficiencies and reliability of systems
      o        participate in planning meetings, scheduling tasks and allocating task priorities.

      Provide support for ASF project and configuration management, including
       o       supervising contract staff on site on specific project tasks
      o        arranging and providing costings, quotes and orders for minor project

Selection Criteria:
Please note: Under CSIRO policy only applicants who meet all the essential criteria can be appointed


1. Technical trade qualification in an electrical discipline.

2. Hold an Unrestricted ACT Electrical Licence.

3. Current unencumbered driver’s licence.

Essential Criteria:

1    Three years post trade experience working in an industrial type maintenance or operations

2    Experience in HVAC, PLC and Industrial Control systems.

3    A demonstrated ability to foster teamwork and develop effective working relationships as part of a
     diverse, multidisciplinary team (e.g. engineers, technicians and operations staff).
4        Proficiency with Microsoft Office products.

Desirable Criteria

1.   Post trade qualifications in an electrical/HVAC discipline.

2.   Ability to exercise sound judgment and act on initiative in routine matters and when required

CSIRO is a values based organisation. In your application and at interview you will need to
demonstrate behaviours aligned to our values of:

          Integrity of excellent science
          Building trust and respect each day
          Initiative to explore new horizons
          Delivering on commitments
          Safety and sustainability

Other Information:
How to Apply: Please apply for this position online at www.csiro.au/careers. You may be asked to
provide additional information (online) relevant to the selection criteria. If so, then responding will
enhance your application so please take the time to provide relevant succinct answers. Applicants
who do not provide the information when requested may not be considered.

If you experience difficulties applying online call 1300 301 509 and someone will be able to assist you.
Outside business hours please email: csiro-careers@csiro.au.

Referees: If you do not already have the names and contact details of two previous supervisors or
academic / professional referees included in your resume/CV please add these before uploading your

Contact: If after reading the selection documentation you require further information please
contact Tim LeMesurier by email at Tim.LeMesurier@csiro.au or by phone at 02 6201 7800

Please do not email your application directly to Mr LeMesurier. Applications received via this
method will not be considered.

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