Telecommunications Engineer

Leading and global mining organisation in Mount Isa, QLD seeking multiple Telco Technicians/Engineers

Your new company
A leading and global mining organisation in Mount Isa, QLD are seeking multiple Telecommunication Technicians/Engineers to work within their communications team on fibre optic and networking projects throughout the central QLD region!

Your new role
Your new role will see you work within the specialised and dedicated multi-disciplinary Telecommunications/Networking Engineering Team to work on the rollout, deployment and upgrade of the phone, LAN, Fibre Optic, Telemetry and IT networking infrastructure across multiple facilities owned by this organisation.

In this team you will work on multiple projects such as the design, deployment and maintenance their surface fibre optic network (as they operate their own NBN network in collaboration with Telstra), the installation and configuration of CISCO hardware and the end-to-end trouble shooting of enterprise-wide communication networks (to name a few).

This team is not only responsible for the corporate use of the network and telecommunications infrastructure but also their use across the various mining facilities situated throughout Queensland and the Northern Territory. This gives you the chance to travel onsite to multiple locations as and when needed (if interested of course) to not only work in situ but to also see how your work impacts the running and operation of these sites including how the numerous stakeholders use the networks you build and deploy.

Whilst this role will see you work across a multitude of different physical Telecommunications and IT Infrastructure technologies this company is open to those from a variety of domain backgrounds, skill sets and seniority levels. For the right person this team offers training to compliment your skill set alongside career progression.

This organisation treats everyone with equal respect regardless of if this individual is working in the engineering space, NBN team or any of the non-technical departments and encourages collaboration to get the job done. You feedback is always heard and you will be valued not only based on your skill set, but yourself as a person.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need experience/knowledge/understanding across as much of the following:
  • Installation and termination of fibre optic cabling, including breakdown experience
  • Communication cabling installation
  • Open Cabling Licence
  • Registered Cabler (from an approved organisation)
  • Endorsements for Structured Cabling and Fibre Optic Cabling
  • AS S009 standard (Customer Cabling Requirements)
  • IT Networking infrastructure topologies and technologies (such as the Cisco ecosystem)
  • Cert III (or higher) in Telecommunications or Networking (graduates welcome to apply!)

What you'll get in return
You will be offered a permanent role with a leading and global mining organisation in Mount Isa, QLD which includes relocation assistance (flights and up to 3 months accommodation) followed by other benefits such as 19-day work months, housing allowance, residential pay and utilities reimbursements (to name a few) with an attractive salary plus an above industry standard super and discretionary bonuses.

Note: This role is residential and not FIFO, relocation to Mount Isa is required

What you need to do now
If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ or email an up to date resume to If this role isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position please do not hesitate to get in touch.

LHS 297508 #2684065


Job Type
Technology & Internet Services
QLD, Brisbane CBD

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Toby Applegate, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Townsville
Level 6, Suncorp Tower, 61-73 Sturt St

Telephone: 0740492900

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