Traction Linesperson WA

  • Fulltime
  • Published: 21.12.2021
  • published till: 01.12.2022
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Rhomberg Rail Australia is the local operating division of the Austrian-based Rhomberg Sersa Rail Group. We are a leading rail design, construction and maintenance specialist, providing for today’s rail networks through a complete range of innovative rail infrastructure solutions. With a team of highly-experienced local rail professionals, Rhomberg Rail aims to encourage and drive a culture of service excellence and develop best-practice relationships with our clients. Rhomberg Rail provides the best of European innovation with local know-how and knowledge that is unsurpassed in Australia.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Based out of Perth, if you are a looking to be involved in providing OHW Construction Services to many of Perth’s Metronet projects and PTA Maintenance, Rhomberg are interested to hear from you.
  • Your key responsibilities will be to work in a team environment to successfully and safely deliver quality outcomes for our Clients in conducting –
  • Maintain electrical equipment and overhead lines to Perth’s PTA Network;
  • Operating specialist Overhead Wiring plant and equipment associated with the installation or maintenance of the distribution network; and
  • Providing Authorised Persons (AP) Role for PTA’s Nightly Isolations to support PTA Maintenance Activities.



  • Sound knowledge of all types of overhead traction power equipment and their relevant maintenance and installation standards;
  • Sound level of skill in the installation, repair and maintenance of overhead rail traction power systems.
  • Sound knowledge of high voltage safeworking practices and procedures;
  • Sound knowledge of the WH&S Act and relevant rail safety policies and procedures;
  • Sound interpersonal, oral and written communication skills;
  • Willingness to commit to and work within RRA values and behaviours.

In return Rhomberg Rail offers a competitive salary, excellent work life balance options and ongoing learning and development. We offer the right candidate an open opportunity to advance their career and professional aspirations within our business supported by a fantastic team culture and values.

You should have a worked in a team environment delivering Overhead Wiring related work within the Rail Industry preferably with a minimum of 3 years working in the Rail Industry.  You will be an individual who can be trusted to work safely and ensures that safety of your team mates is the highest priority. 
You will be rewarded with working on the most challenging projects and working with your OHW team to successfully deliver major projects and critical maintenance activities on Electrified Networks in Perth, and across Australia.


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