Careers

Employment opportunities at Kenshaw Electrical Pty Ltd. Come join our Team of highly skilled and dedicated people proudly servicing Australian businesses with quality work and products for over 25 years.

Licenced Electrician – Supervisor

Kenshaw Electrical Pty Ltd

Location : Canberra Branch

Electricians ( Trades & Services)

Full Time

About Us

At Kenshaw, we understand that consistent power supply and generation is critical for our client’s business’s. We provide reliable specialist services in the areas of electric motors and generators. Our capabilities and experience include the design, manufacture, installation, commissioning, repair, testing and service (whether routine or emergency) of business-critical power generation and electric motor products including a fully fitted workshop with skilled mechanical and electrical staff

The Role

An exciting opportunity has become available for a qualified Electrician, within an established business of 25 years, predominantly within the industrial and commercial sector. Originally established in Newcastle, we have recently opened a branch in Canberra where our core focus is business-critical power generation. The role is a hybrid managerial and hands-on position where you will be appointed a team to deliver unique and unmatched customer service within a dynamic and technical space.

  • Immediate Start
  • Full Time Position
  • Potential Shift Work
  • Overtime available – remunerated per our EA.

Your Responsibilities

This position would suit self-motivated person, who demonstrates a strong work ethic and is also capable of carrying out mechanical/electrical service work. At times, there will be a requirement to work away or on call, including shift work, weekends and working outside of normal hours. You will be remunerated accordingly for this extra work under our Enterprise Agreement. Your duties would include

  • Installation, Commissioning & Servicing of Generators
  • Comprehensive Preventative Maintenance
  • Astute and wide-ranging fault identification and remediation
  • Supervise, lead, train and maintain a high standard of workmanship whilst safeguarding our excellent safety culture
  • Be the “right hand man” to our Branch Manager

The Kenshaw Advantage

You’ll join an enthusiastic and supportive team, whom pride themselves on working collaboratively, to complete all contracted projects on time and to a high standard. There is excellent opportunity for career growth within this team.

What you will need:

  • Minimum of 5 years post electrical apprenticeship experience.
  • Must have current NSW or ACT Electrical Supervisors licence.
  •  Have advanced diagnostic skills and hands on experience with the repair, service, fault finding and maintenance of electrical machinery.
  • Valid driving licence
  • EWP Licence (desirable).
  • Minimum of a NV1 Clearance (desirable)
  • White Card
  • Provide feedback to Branch Manager on team performance and work and project timelines.
  • Liaise with clients and customers.
  • Working knowledge of computers and Microsoft programs.
  • Previous experience in commercial and industrial power generation. (desirable)
  • Working at Heights and Confined Space Certificates (desirable).
  • Have experience in successfully leading small teams
  • Commitment to compliance, including health and safety measures of both the Company and customers, including undertaking additional training when required.
  • Have an outstanding commitment to safety, work autonomously and in a group and have excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail and dedication to product performance
  • Good presentation and effective organization, communication and teamwork skills
  • Ability to prioritize busy work schedules and employee resources
  • Pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol screening, as well as relevant police and employment background checks shall be conducted. Expenses paid by the company.

Benefits

  • Excellent Salary
  • Fully Maintained Company Vehicle provided
  • Uniforms and safety equipment provided
  • Funded courses and training opportunities provided
  • Employment security
  • Employee Assistance Program

General

Excellent remuneration and conditions as per our company EA. 

At Kenshaw Electrical, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity and inclusion and are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is treated fairly and with respect. We are a committed Equal Opportunity employer. 

Pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol screening, as well as relevant police and employment background checks shall be conducted. Expenses paid by the company.

This role would suit someone who is interested in the Electrical Industry and is self-motivated leader and a strong team player. If this position appeals to you, please email your resume to adamburns@kenshaw.com.au

Trades Assistant – Workshop

Kenshaw Electrical Pty Ltd

Location : Cardiff – Newcastle Branch

Labourers ( Trades & Services)

Full Time

About our Business

Kenshaw Electrical, based in Cardiff has been established for over 25 years, specialising in electrical and mechanical motors and generators. We are looking for experienced and professional Trades Assistant with knowledge and experience within the Electrical / Mechanical environment or construction industry. This is a  Full-time position.

You’ll join an enthusiastic and supportive team, who pride themselves on working collaboratively. It is a hands on and physical role where you will be working with our workshop teams and assisting all trades people with their work. This will include doing deliveries and assisting the stores when required.

Your duties will include

  • Provide assistance to tradesmen and follow site instructions
  • Operate a range of hand and power tools
  • Labouring and housekeeping duties as required
  • Deliver and collect materials from supplier where required
  • Painting experience
  • Stores experience (desired)
  • Completion and submission of paperwork as required
  • Maintain a high level of workspace presentation and housekeeping

To be successful in this role 

  • Previous experience in a commercial electrical / mechanical environment, preferably in a workshop environment
  • Attention to detail and self-motivated
  • Must have a positive, can-do attitude
  • Have an outstanding commitment to safety, work autonomously and in a group and have excellent communication skills
  • Car Licence (must)
  • Forklift Licence (must)
  • White Card (must)

Further details

Pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol screening, as well as relevant criminal and employment background checks will be conducted.

At Kenshaw, we value diversity and are an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

If this position appeals to you, please email your cover letter and resume directly to kimpollington@kenshaw.com.au     

Licenced Electrician – Generators

Kenshaw Electrical Pty Ltd

Location : Cardiff – Newcastle Branch

Electricians ( Trades & Services)

Full Time

About Us

At Kenshaw, we understand that consistent power supply and generation is critical for our client’s business’s. We provide reliable specialist services in the areas of electric motors and generators. Our capabilities and experience include the design, manufacture, installation, commissioning, repair, testing and service (whether routine or emergency) of business-critical power generation and electric motor products including a fully fitted workshop with skilled mechanical and electrical staff

The Role

An exciting opportunity has become available for a qualified Electrician with experience in working with generators, predominantly within the industrial and commercial sector. The main function of this role is to perform service, installation, fault finding and repair work across our diverse client base including hospitals, aged care, grain, rail, mining and manufacturing. There will be a requirement to work away from home on our service runs, for generally less than 1 week at a time. 

  • Immediate Start
  • Full Time Position
  • Potential Shift Work
  • Overtime available – remunerated per our EA.

Your Responsibilities

This position would suit self-motivated person, who demonstrates a strong work ethic and is also capable of carrying out mechanical/electrical service work.  The incumbent will be able to work autonomously as well as in a team. At times, there will be a requirement to work away or on call, as well as weekends and working outside of normal hours. You will be remunerated accordingly for this extra work under our Enterprise Agreement. Your duties would include;

  • Installation, Commissioning & Servicing of Generators
  • Comprehensive preventative maintenance
  • Astute and wide-ranging fault identification and remediation
  • Lead, train and maintain a high standard of workmanship whilst safeguarding our excellent safety culture

The Kenshaw Advantage

You’ll join an enthusiastic and supportive team, who pride themselves on working collaboratively, to complete all contracted projects on time and to a high standard. There is excellent opportunity for career growth within this team.

What you will need:

  • Minimum of 8 years post electrical apprenticeship experience.
  • Must have current NSW Electrical Supervisors licence.
  • Valid driving licence (Manual)
  • EWP Licence (desirable).
  • White Card
  • Working knowledge of computers and Microsoft programs.
  • Possess advanced diagnostic skills and hands on experience with repair, service, fault finding and maintenance of generators.
  • Working at Heights and Confined Space Certificates (desirable).
  • Outstanding commitment to Work, Health and Safety and undertake training when required.
  • Attention to detail and dedication to product performance
  • Good presentation, communication and teamwork skills
  • Ability to prioritize busy work schedules. 
  • Pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol screening, as well as relevant police and employment background checks shall be conducted. Expenses paid by the company.

Employee Benefits

  • Company Motor Vehicle
  • Laptop and Phone
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Generous Payrate

General

Excellent remuneration and conditions as per our company Enterprise Agreement.

This role would suit someone who self-motivated, a strong team player and is interested in furthering their training to enhance their skills and knowledge. If this position appeals to you, please email your cover letter and resume to kimpollington@kenshaw.com.au    

Other Opportunities

Kenshaw Electrical Pty Ltd

Locations: Cardiff, Sydney, Canberra

Kenshaw is a growing company and frequently have opportunities become available. We are often looking to expand our Team in the following positions.

  • Trades Assistant (Workshop)
  • Qualified Machinist (Workshop)
  • Licenced Electrical Fitter (Workshop)
  • Licenced Electrician (Generators)
  • Licenced Diesel Mechanic (Generators)

About Us

At Kenshaw, we understand that consistent power supply and generation is critical for our client’s business. We provide reliable specialist services in the areas of electric motors and power generators.  Our capabilities and experience include the design, manufacture, installation, commissioning, repair, testing and service (whether routine or emergency) of business-critical power generation and electric motor products including a fully fitted workshop with skilled mechanical and electrical staff. Being established for over 25 years, we have to history, knowledge and growth be known as a leader in our field.