Trade & Dual Trade-Refrigeration Electrician & Refrigeration Mechanic or Plumber

  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • Full-time

Company Description

Sodexo provides a range of services at remote locations across Australia, servicing both on-shore and off-shore sites, in difficult and challenging environments. At Sodexo, our Energy & Resources segment serves four markets: Mining, Offshore & Marine, Onshore Energy, and Engineering & Construction Projects. Our growing team of employees is dedicated to improving productivity, building meaningful client relationships, reducing on-site problems and improving quality of life for the thousands of Australians who call our remote sites home.

Job Description

Relocation to Queensland, Australia or FIFO from New Zealand

Due to growth within the Energy & Resources Sector we are seeking expression of interests from qualified  Trades (Electricians, Refrigeration Mechanics or Plumbers) & Dual Trade (Electrician /Refrigeration Mechanic) licensed professionals with experience in building and preventative maintenance.

Our Trade and Dual Trades licensed professionals work across our sites in regional and remote Australia within the Energy & Resources sector. They are responsible for preventative maintenance, attending service call-outs, performing pre-start checks, completing maintenance log schedules, update the maintenance registry, prioritize urgent/reactive repairs for customer and client satisfaction, as well as install and inspect/troubleshoot equipment within their scope.

If successful, you may choose to Fly-In-Fly-Out on a 2:1 roster, from New Zealand to our Greater Australia remote sites or Relocate to Queensland Australia for further opportunities.

You must be a New Zealand Citizen, Australian Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident or have full working rights in Australia to apply.

Who we are looking for?

If you are a licensed dual trade professional with previous experience in building and services maintenance we want to hear from you!

To be successful, you will need:

  • Electrical Trade qualified and licensed - holding a current practicing license for a ‘registered electrician’ (Electrician or Dual Trade required)
  • Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Trade qualified with 4 + years’ experience and ability to obtain an Arctick – Refrigerant Handling License (Refrigeration Mechanic or Dual Trade Required)
  • Certifying Class registered and licensed Plumber/Gasfitter (Plumber/Gasfitter required)
  • Current LVR/CPR or ability to obtain (Electrician or Dual Trade required)
  • Unrestricted manual Driver License
  • Demonstrated experience in servicing, preventative maintenance, installations and general fault finding
  • Able to work in a timely and efficient manner working to complete break downs, preventative maintenance and inspections
  • Have a collaborative approach and experience working with other trades to achieve the best outcome for clients/customer
  • Have a strong safety culture with the ability to work to strict on-site and government safety standards
  • Ability to build strong working relationships with clients and team
  • Previous remote site experience within the Energy & Resources Sector is highly regarded but not essential

What's in it for you?

We are currently offering full time roles with competitive salaries for experienced Dual Trades who wish to relocate to Queensland, Australia or Fly- in fly-out from New Zealand plus uniforms, recognition/rewards, employee discounts and development opportunities!  The salary range on offer for these roles, subject to experience is $91,767.10 - $106,982.52.

Relocation to Queensland Australia 

  • Full time Roster: 14 days on, 7 days off 11 hour shifts
  • First flight from New Zealand to site provided by Sodexo
  • Up to $2,000 of relocation assistance
  • Accommodation and meals provided while on site
  • Drive-in, Drive-out or Fly-in, Fly-out from site pending on location

Fly-in, Fly-out from New Zealand

  • Full time Roster: 14 days on, 7 days off 10 hour shifts
  • First flight from New Zealand to site provided by Sodexo
  • FIFO flights from our FIFO hubs of Brisbane, Adelaide, Sydney, Cairns or Darwin to site and return
  • $7,000 travel allowance per annum
  • Accommodation and meals provided while on site

    How to apply?

    If you are interested in joining the Sodexo team and you meet the minimum criteria above, please apply with your resume detailing relevant employment history and availability. 

    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Contact will be made via email with Microsoft TEAMS interviews scheduled.


    • Current QLD Electrical License 
    • Arctick – Refrigerant Handling License 
    • Certificate III in Refrigeration/Air-conditioning
    • Current LVR/CPR 
    • Current Open Driver License

    Additional Information

    Sodexo is a contract services company and employment is conditional to Sodexo’s ability to maintain the client contract and its service levels. All employees are subject to a police check and a Working with Children check (where applicable)