Shift Electrician – ELECT0424

12 hour rotating shifts / 38 hour week

AKD is a forestry products company, growing and manufacturing sustainable quality timber products. With operations across Queensland, NSW and Victoria we have 1,000 plus strong team members who are passionate about our business.

AKD is proud of our diverse culture, that supports empowered individuals, embraces teamwork, and encourages a simple ‘can do’ attitude.

We are currently seeking an experienced and trade qualified Electrician to join our team of over 30 qualified tradespeople to work across our Tumut site.

This position will play an integral role in the ongoing development of preventative & predictive maintenance and production efficiency.  As part of the site electrical team, this is a hands-on role requiring someone with a can-do attitude and experience in electrical maintenance works within a manufacturing environment. 

This is a fulltime position with relocation and incentives available for the right candidate

Preferred qualities and qualifications include:

  • Completed trade certificate
  • An absolute commitment to Workplace Health and Safety 
  • PLC fault finding-Allen Bradley PLC5
  • SLC504 / Control Logix / SCADA would be an advantage 
  • VSD installations, programming and fault finding.
  • Project and plant upgrades as required.
  • Sound knowledge and acceptance of OH&S Principles.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

If you’re keen to join the team and you believe you have the motivation and positive attitude we are looking for, then please apply by sending your cover letter & resume ‘ELECT0424’ to

Applications open with immediate starts available.

Note: Pre-employment drug and alcohol, along with functional capacity testing, will be required.