Maintenance Electricians

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RAC Arena is seeking to employ two experienced Maintenance Electricians to join our Assets department on a full-time basis for 12 months (potential to extend based on business demands).

You will work within a small team of trade professionals, reporting directly to the Asset Manager. You will be responsible and accountable for carrying out the overall maintenance requirements of the Arena, and its’ precinct, to ensure the smooth day to day operation of the venue and its facilities. This role awaits a trade professional who is looking to take the next challenge in their career. This exciting environment will also come with exposure to major entertainment events and a variety of disciplines specific only to the Arena.

About Role

  • General maintenance of building equipment and all engineering facets of the venue, including but not limited to maintenance of event equipment, electrical equipment, doors, gates, plumbing fixtures, kitchen and commercial bar equipment, painting, and carpentry work
    Ensure all electrical operations, installations, and services are carried out in a safe and efficient manner according to the industry relevant mandatory standards, acts, and regulations
    Coordinate external contractors and liaise with internal departments when required to carry out work
    Assist touring promotional companies and internal departments for electrical and maintenance   operations required during event “bump-in and bump-out”
    Assist with establishing and carrying out aspects of RAC Arena’s long term asset management plan and planned preventative maintenance programmes
    Contribute to building safety including adhoc capital works projects, and upgrades to existing systems and electrical installations
    Report on and regularly audit current maintenance items, electronic assets, contractor matters and event-related issues

About You

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role.
    Experience in a similar multi-facet environment (arena, stadium, convention centre, hotel etc.) is advantageous
    Relevant trade qualifications and licenses
    A West Australian electrical licence and being conversant with AS3000 is advantageous
    Knowledge of HVAC and refrigeration systems, electrical systems, lighting systems, hydraulic and fire systems
    Forklift, EWP and working at heights licence is advantageous
    Strong communication skills both written and verbal
    The ability to work in a team and autonomously
    Experience with contractor management and liaising with multiple external companies at once
    Intermediate computer skills in Microsoft Office suite
    Experience with asset maintenance systems such as BMCS and MEX is advantageous
    Flexibility to work evenings, weekends and public holidays when required around our event schedule

About Venue

RAC Arena is the home of live entertainment in Western Australia. Located in the heart of the Perth CBD, we play host to the world’s best live music, sport, family, and comedy.

Since opening our doors in 2012, the Arena has attracted the world’s greatest entertainers including The Rolling Stones, Serena Williams, Oprah, and Jerry Seinfeld. Home of the Perth Wildcats, West Coast Fever and ATP Cup, we’re never far from the on-court action.

We work with an understanding that it’s the team behind the venue that makes it one of the best in the biz. We value a proactive, approachable, accountable team, who collaborate on making memorable experiences for the people of WA.

About Company

RAC Arena is proudly managed by ASM Global, on behalf of VenuesWest. ASM Global is the world’s largest and most trusted venue management and services company with operations spanning five continents. With a portfolio of more than 300 venues – Including the O2 Arena in London, Staples Centre in Los Angeles, and Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai – ASM Global delivers amazing experiences for our guests, exciting opportunities for our team, and value to our clients, partners, and owners.

As a proud ASM Global venue, we invite you to Imagine What We Can Do Together and apply today!

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