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Industrial Electrician

Job ID: R0110104 Location: Sydney, New South Wales,
Full time, Regular Employment
In fast changing markets, customers worldwide rely on Thales. Thales is a business where brilliant people from all over the world come together to share ideas and inspire each other. In aerospace, transportation, defence, security and space, our architects design innovative solutions that make our tomorrow's possible.

Thales is committed to promoting and maintaining a workplace culture of shared respect that enables all of us to feel valued, do our best, and remain truly passionate about the place that we work. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from diverse backgrounds. Talk to us about any support or accessibility requirements you may need and how we support flexibility in the workplace.

Wellbeing matters at Thales, and where possible we encourage a flexible work culture.

About Your Role

We are looking for an experienced Electrician to carry out electrical work both on-board naval and commercial vessels and in the Electrical workshop, following all relevant procedures and work practices. This is a key role in the electrical team with excellent opportunities for career progression.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Termination of earthing on-board naval and commercial vessels.
  • Fitting of cable support systems on-board naval and commercial vessels.
  • Soft Soldering of terminations within panels, junction boxes etc.
  • Assemble or repair cable assemblies IAW Drawings, Work Instructions and/or written specifications.
  • Termination of fixed wiring on-board naval and commercial vessels.

How About You?

  • Australian recognised Electrical Trade Certificate
  • A current Induction for Construction Work (White Card).
  • A current Qualified Supervisor Certificate (Electrical Licence) 
  • Able to work in a multi-cultural, multi trade environment
  • Safe and proper use of battery and electric power tools

Good to Know

You’ll receive an email acknowledgement after you’ve applied, Thales strives to provide a personalised experience for all suitable applicants. 

As a Defence security clearance is required for this role, applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain an appropriate clearance.  To learn more about clearances please visit –

International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are applicable and as such, your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for this role.

Prior to offer you’ll complete a pre-employment police and medical.

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At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

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