Job Title



Apprenticeship Support Australia


Wodonga, Victoria

Work Type



Trades & Services Electricians

Open Date

20 Nov 2020

Closing Date

11 Dec 2020

Required Skills

Role Description

Wilson Transformer Company Pty Ltd is the largest Australian manufacturer of electrical transformers. 

We are a progressive Company seeking enthusiastic goal orientated individuals who welcome a challenge and thrive on working in a team environment.  As part of our ongoing commitment to regional development the following apprentice vacancy is available in 2021.

We are seeking to add a new member to our electrical team in 2021.  The successful candidate will need to have:

  • Strong work ethics with a positive attitude.
  • The ability to work in a team environment with good communication skills along with time management skills.
  • Flexibility/adaptability with problem solving ability.
  • The ability to work well under pressure.
  • A firm commitment to responsibilities under the OH&S Act, Electrical safety Act & Regulations.
  • Ability to attend an external Registered Training Organisation to undertake Certificate 3 in Electro technology.
  • A desire to continue with relevant post trade studies after completion of trade.

The position will primarily require the individual to undertake but not limited to the following supervised duties

  • Active participation in maintaining a safe working environment.
  • Equipment breakdowns performed in a timely and cost-effective manner to maximise plant uptime.
  • Low Voltage installation, maintenance, troubleshooting and testing in accordance with Australian Standards.  Including Hazardous area and HVAC (Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning) work.
  • Control system wiring, maintenance and troubleshooting of production machines and factory facilities.
  • Hazardous work (Training provided):  Confined spaces, Elevated Work Platforms, etc.
  • Scheduled preventative maintenance and reporting.
  • Interpreting technical drawings and documentation (Electrical & Mechanical).
  • Industrial Automation work including programming, troubleshooting and maintaining of PLC, NC, VSD, HMI, closed loop servo systems and associated field buses.
  • Testing of Appliance leads, Safety switches, Emergency/Exit lighting, Power Factor Correction and UPS’s.
  • Participate in continuous improvement of maintenance, production equipment and processes.
  • Data entry in the maintenance management system.
  • Overhead crane fault finding and repairs.
  • Computer aided drafting and mark-up of Electrical schematics.
  • Work on Data and Telephony cabling and systems.
  • Undertake and maintain First Aid competency (Training provided).

Attractive working conditions and over award wages apply.

Candidates should apply by supplying a current Resume, Referees and letter of Application by close of business on Friday 11th December 2020. 


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