Apprentice Electrician

Community Housing Limited (CHL) Group of Companies is an innovative and best practice affordable housing organisation which assists access to, develops and manages sustainable housing for people in need.  We are looking for a self-motivated individual who will be responsible for undertaking works to properties under the direction of a licenced Electrician, while also completing an associated qualification.Under the direction of a licenced Electrician, you will:  Assist in providing maintenance, repair, replacement and renovation services to tenanted propertiesEffectively use hand tools and power toolsSet out, plan and organise tools and materialsComplete general electrical workRead and interpret plans and specificationsInteract effectively with tenants and internal stakeholders to ensure quality Internal Maintenance Services are providedAbout you:You will be keen to learn, enjoy working with your hands, and take pride in your handiwork. In addition, you will have:Excellent communication and time management skillsAbility to work well in a supervised team environmentEnjoy learning on the job and in a classroomAbility to adjust to different work environmentsUnderstanding of the importance of workplace safetyA current drivers licenceA commitment to the right of all people to affordable and sustainable housingIn return we offer a salary packaging, access to training and development, and a range of other excellent benefits. For more information about working with The CHL Group please visit our website https://chl.org.au/careers/working-at-chl/benefits-of-working-at-chl/.CHL actively promotes safe working with children, a satisfactory police check is required for all staff and those with client related responsibilities are required to provide a working with children check.As an equal opportunity employer, CHL works closely with people from a diverse range of backgrounds.CHL acknowledges the traditional Aboriginal owners of country throughout Australia and we pay our respects to them, their culture and their Elders past, present and emergingApplications close: 5pm Thursday 24 October 2019Position Description 15 AUD Launceston 7250

Apprentice Electrician

  • Earn as you learn!
  • Full time fixed term position
  • Make a difference at sector leading not for profit

Community Housing Limited (CHL) Group of Companies is an innovative and best practice affordable housing organisation which assists access to, develops and manages sustainable housing for people in need.  We are looking for a self-motivated individual who will be responsible for undertaking works to properties under the direction of a licenced Electrician, while also completing an associated qualification.

Under the direction of a licenced Electrician, you will: 

  • Assist in providing maintenance, repair, replacement and renovation services to tenanted properties
  • Effectively use hand tools and power tools
  • Set out, plan and organise tools and materials
  • Complete general electrical work
  • Read and interpret plans and specifications
  • Interact effectively with tenants and internal stakeholders to ensure quality Internal Maintenance Services are provided

About you:

You will be keen to learn, enjoy working with your hands, and take pride in your handiwork. In addition, you will have:

  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Ability to work well in a supervised team environment
  • Enjoy learning on the job and in a classroom
  • Ability to adjust to different work environments
  • Understanding of the importance of workplace safety
  • A current drivers licence
  • A commitment to the right of all people to affordable and sustainable housing

In return we offer a salary packaging, access to training and development, and a range of other excellent benefits. For more information about working with The CHL Group please visit our website https://chl.org.au/careers/working-at-chl/benefits-of-working-at-chl/.

CHL actively promotes safe working with children, a satisfactory police check is required for all staff and those with client related responsibilities are required to provide a working with children check.

As an equal opportunity employer, CHL works closely with people from a diverse range of backgrounds.

CHL acknowledges the traditional Aboriginal owners of country throughout Australia and we pay our respects to them, their culture and their Elders past, present and emerging

Applications close: 5pm Thursday 24 October 2019

To be considered applicants must respond to the applications questions and submit a cover letter and resume. For a confidential conversation about the position please call the Brett Jarman, State Asset Manager on (02) 6323 7277

We look forward to hearing from you.