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Dual Tradesperson Electrical

About the role

We are currently looking for Dual Tradespersons in Electrical and Instrumentation to join our Engineering Team on site in Whyalla. In this role you will work as part of a team to achieve targeted levels of plant availability through planned preventive and corrective maintenance in addition to any skilled response to urgent plant issues as required. 

You will:

  • Complete repair and maintenance work orders to a high standard and in a timely manner.
  • Utilise and update maintenance reporting systems.
  • Engage with and support the site team more broadly when required.


In return you will be rewarded with a competitive rate with opportunity for overtime and 12-hour shift roster.

We also highly encourage candidates outside of Whyalla and South Australia to apply as we are happy to help with relocation costs for the appropriate successful candidates.

About your experience

To be successful in this role, you will need:


  • An “A Class” electrical licence
  • Cert 4 Instrumentation Fitter Trade Qualification 
  • A strong level of experience working in an industrial/heavy industry environment 
  • Experience in fault finding, maintaining equipment and installation.


Any applicants that hold additional qualifications including dual trades (Electrical/Instrumentation), HV switching, PLC I & II and current high-risk work licences will be highly regarded.


We would consider all levels of candidates with hands on experience within Electrical and Instrumentation, including those who have only recently completed their Trade Certificate.

About our team

GFG Alliance has an agile, entrepreneurial culture with high energy, strong levels of ambition, and sustainable growth plans. This brings opportunities for GFG’s people and businesses to flourish and develop. We work with our people to determine how we can grow our business and our future. We are committed to uncompromising levels of safety, strong customer centricity and diversity. Wherever they are in the world, our people are our greatest asset.


Liberty Primary Steel, a member of GFG Alliance, operates integrated steelworks which include ironmaking, steel making and rolling-mill facilities located in coastal Whyalla, approximately 400km from Adelaide.


About Whyalla
Located on the Eyre Peninsula’s Spencer Gulf in South Australia, Whyalla boasts a warm climate, accessible ocean shores and saltwater fishing. Whyalla has over 100 sports codes and activities ranging from wind surfing and kite boarding, paddle boarding and kayaking, sailing and diving, and a thriving team sport community.


Whyalla is the region’s biggest city for retail shopping and offers a range of health care services through the local hospital, well equipped medical centres and three modern pharmacies. Whyalla is well served with educational facilities, most notable is the non - Adelaide based university campus in South Australia. Students can gain a quality education from primary school to university without leaving the City.

Next steps

Across our different business units, we offer career opportunities for people who share our drive, passion and ambition. From apprentices and graduates to experienced professionals, we are committed to offering fulfilling careers and the chance to grow as our business grows. We would love you to be part of our journey.


We are a 2022 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.