JOINING THE TEAM

Why work for Plan B?

At Plan B our company culture speaks for itself — via our high retention rate (well above the national average) and the testimony of our staff and clients. We were recently recognised by AFR BOSS in the Top Ten Best Places to Work, and even have our own ’10 Year Club’ of 11 staff members who have worked with Plan B for over 10 years.


A key part of our formula is a ‘character-over-competence’ approach when choosing the right candidate for a position at Plan B. Our staff incentives include professional and personal development opportunities, association with industry leading teams, additional leave over the Christmas holidays, and our new, tailored personal wellbeing programme,

 

As Victoria’s highest award-winning electrical engineering and NBN applications consultancy, you get to work with state-of-the-art technology and learn from the very best in the industry. If any of this has piqued your interest, why not see if any of our current job opportunities offers a promising career pathway for you? 

The Plan B Group has ranked in the Top 10 in the 2023 AFR Boss Best Places to Work List

We are honoured to make the list from over 700 organsations across Australia and New Zealand. The assessment was made up of a staff survey and written submission with questions relating to the policies, practices and programs that exist within the Plan B Group to support and get the best out of our employees.

 

The methodology is underpinned by Inventium’s Workplaces of the Future Framework, specifically their ten key factors that are critical to employees feeling motivated and engaged at work, which is supported by extensive research.

AFR BOSS BEST PLACES TO WORK

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

PLAN B HAS THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Electrical Engineer – Earthing & Design

The Plan B Group has been recognised and listed by AFR as one of the BEST places to work due to our exceptional focus on our staff and their wellbeing.

About us:

The Plan B Group is the largest provider of consolidated electrical services to the Land Development industry in Victoria, known for our holistic solutions that cater to our client’s Engineering, Design & Project Management needs.

 

We are excited to announce a new position coming to Plan B Services. The Electrical Engineer – Earthing & Design will be required to undertake all Electrical Earthing Studies & Designs, Technical Support, Training, and Reporting on behalf of Plan B Services to our Clients and Development Sites. This role will involve both field and office-based responsibilities.

 

Envision your future with us, here’s a glimpse of what your role will entail:

  • Design and preparation of specifications for the installation of underground electrical distribution systems, with a focus towards electrical earthing requirements.
  • Necessary site visits, inspections, and testing to verify and validate earthing design requirements, against the provided data.
  • Preparation of detailed reports and studies for review and acceptance by project stakeholders, clients, and the distribution authority.
  • Liaison with all project stakeholders to complete both onsite and office duties, in accordance with design and project delivery needs.
  • Efficient and effective delivery of approved and compliant electrical and earthing designs or reports, meeting project timelines and project stakeholder needs.
  • Support and mentoring of team members across the entire Plan B Group.
  • Preparation of relevant quotations and proposals.
  • Representing the Plan B Group at appropriate sites, meetings, and events.

 

To be successful in this role, you will:

  • Maintain a high standard and thorough knowledge of Victorian Electrical Distribution and Australian standards including (but not limited too):
    • AS/NZ3000 Wiring Rules
    • AS/NZ2067 Substations and High Voltage Installations Exceeding 1 kVA
    • AS/NZ3835 – Earth Potential Rise – Protection of Telecommunication Network Users, Personnel and Plant
    • AS/NZ4853 – Electrical Hazards on Metallic Pipelines
    • AS/NZ60479.1 – Effects of Currents on Human Beings and Livestock
    • Victorian electrical distribution design and construction technical standards and processes – particularly those focused around earthing and bonding.
    • Required design, delivery, tie-in, and earthing checklists and expectations.
  • Ability to create, follow, and implement processes.
  • Individual Design Quality & Controls across all project types, particularly earthing.
  • Understanding of the required AS/NZ & Victorian Electrical Distribution Standards relating to electrical earthing, electrical design, and delivery processes.
  • Ability to grow and nurture Clients and Project Stakeholder Relationships.
  • A high degree of proactive and effective communication.
  • Pursue a high-performing environment and outcomes in line with our Group’s Values & Behaviours.

 

 

Training & Development

Relevant earthing and/or distribution design experience will be treated favourably. Entry-level candidates will be provided relevant training, support and development opportunities.

 

What sets us apart and makes our team choose us? 

Our staff are one of the pillars of our business, and their ongoing well-being is paramount to our success, with a range of benefits available to the right candidate, including but not limited to:

 

Work-Life Balance: Enjoy a generous annual leave allowance of five weeks per annum, ensuring you have ample time for personal well-being and relaxation.

Competitive Compensation: We offer a competitive salary package that includes a phone to keep you connected.

Professional Growth: We support your career development with opportunities for training and advancement, helping you reach your career goals.

Wellness Resources: Your well-being is essential to us. Access our confidential Employee Assistance Program for guidance and support whenever you need it.

Team Cohesion: Join a close-knit team that values collaboration and enjoys team-building activities and staff functions.

Industry Connections: Expand your professional network with valuable networking opportunities within the industry, opening doors to new possibilities.

 

 

Application Details:

Don’t wait – apply now!

 

Be sure to include a letter of application outlining why you should be considered for an interview, along with your resume. Please note applications submitted without a cover letter will not be reviewed.

 

Candidates must have the right to live and work in Australia to be considered for this role.

 

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will proceed to the next phase of the selection process. We appreciate all applicants for considering Plan B as a potential employer.

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Optic Fibre Designer

The Plan B Group has been recognised and listed by AFR as one of the BEST places to work due to our exceptional focus on our staff and their wellbeing.

About us:

Plan B Comms is Victoria’s largest Communications Consultancy specialising in Contract Administration, Communication Design of pit and pipe solutions, Project Management of Communication Infrastructure, Communication Asset Recording and Full-Service Relocation of existing Communication Infrastructure in the Victorian Land Development Industry.

 

Plan B Comms is a proud partner in the Plan B Group which includes Plan B Services, Victoria’s premier Electrical Engineering Consultancy and Plan B Auditing, Victoria’s largest Electrical Auditing Company also in the Land Development Industry.

 

A rare and exciting opportunity is now available for an Optic Fibre Designer to secure a position within our highly motivated Comms Design Team.

 

Envision your future with us, here’s a glimpse of what your role will entail:

  • Optic Fibre network design
  • Liaising with stakeholders
  • Design & As-Built drafting
  • Attend numerous sites for inspections and project meetings
  • Build and maintain strong client relationships
  • Work independently and as part of a team environment
  • Uphold and contribute to the Plan B Values and Behaviours at all times

 

What sets us apart and makes our team choose us?

Our staff are one of the pillars of our business, and their ongoing well-being is paramount to our success, with a range of benefits available to the right candidate, including but not limited to:

Work-Life Balance: Enjoy a generous annual leave allowance of five weeks per annum, ensuring you have ample time for personal well-being and relaxation.

Competitive Compensation: We offer a competitive salary package with a phone to keep you connected.

Professional Growth: We support your career development with opportunities for training and advancement, helping you reach your career goals.

Wellness Resources: Your well-being is essential to us. Access our confidential Employee Assistance Program for guidance and support whenever you need it.

Team Cohesion: Join a close-knit team that values collaboration and enjoys team-building activities and staff functions.

Industry Connections: Expand your professional network with valuable networking opportunities within the industry, opening doors to new possibilities.

 

To be successful in this role, you will:

  • Previous Network Fibre Design experience is highly desirable.
  • Strong competency in MS Office applications
  • Must be able to communicate in a professional manner, with both internal staff and external stakeholders.
  • Highly motivated and self-driven.
  • Ability to work to deadlines whilst planning, coordinating, and delivering projects.
  • Ability to work autonomously or collaboratively and apply problem-solving skills.
  • Highly organised with strong attention to detail, accuracy, and time management for competing priorities

 

Application Details:

Don’t wait – apply now!

Be sure to include a letter of application outlining why you should be considered for an interview, along with your resume.

Please note applications submitted without a cover letter will not be reviewed.

Candidates must have the right to live and work in Australia to be considered for this role.

 

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will proceed to the next phase of the selection process. We appreciate all applicants for considering Plan B as a potential employer.

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Electrical Design Engineer

The Plan B Group has been recognised and listed by AFR as one of the BEST places to work due to our exceptional focus on our staff and their wellbeing.

About us:

The Plan B Group is the largest provider of consolidated electrical services to the Land Development industry in Victoria, known for our holistic solutions that cater to our clients Engineering, Design & Project Management needs.

 

A rare and exciting opportunity is now available for an Electrical Design Engineer to secure a position within our highly motivated Design Team.

 

Envision your future with us, here’s a glimpse of what your role will entail:

  • Developing career engineering and management skills through structured and supervised training program
  • Opportunity to prepare electrical designs and specifications for the installation of overhead and underground electrical distribution systems, including public lighting systems and AS3000 projects.
  • Responsibility for designing electrical installations and managing electrical requirements on Australia’s largest residential developments
  • Project and stakeholder coordination for projects with a 10 year+ life cycle and worth over $1,000,000,000
  • Working with all of Victoria’s electrical distributors and local municipalities

 

What sets us apart and makes our team choose us?

Our staff are one of the pillars of our business, and their ongoing well-being is paramount to our success, with a range of benefits available to the right candidate, including but not limited to:

  • Work-Life Balance: Enjoy a generous annual leave allowance of five weeks per annum, ensuring you have ample time for personal well-being and relaxation.
  • Competitive Compensation: We offer a competitive salary package that includes a car allowance, fuel card, and a phone to keep you connected.
  • Professional Growth: We support your career development with opportunities for training and advancement, helping you reach your career goals.
  • Wellness Resources: Your well-being is essential to us. Access our confidential Employee Assistance Program for guidance and support whenever you need it.
  • Team Cohesion: Join a close-knit team that values collaboration and enjoys team-building activities and staff functions.
  • Industry Connections: Expand your professional network with valuable networking opportunities within the industry, opening doors to new possibilities.

 

To be successful in this role, you will:

  • A relevant Electrical Engineering qualification
  • Previous experience in Electrical Distribution with emphasis on URD
  • AutoCAD experience (preferable)
  • Possess and maintain a Victorian Driver’s Licence

 

Application Details:

Don’t wait – apply now!

Be sure to include a letter of application outlining why you should be considered for an interview, along with your resume. Please note, applications submitted without a cover letter will not be reviewed.

Candidates must have the right to live and work in Australia to be considered for this role.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will proceed to the next phase of the selection process. We appreciate all applicants for considering Plan B as a potential employer.

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Electrical Field Asset Detailer – Trainee

The Plan B Group has been recognised and listed by AFR as one of the BEST places to work due to our exceptional focus on our staff and their wellbeing.

About us:

The Plan B Group is the largest provider of consolidated electrical services to the Land Development industry in Victoria, known for our holistic solutions that cater to our clients’ Engineering, Design & Project Management needs.

Our substantial growth and commitment present an enthusiastic Trainee to secure a position within our highly motivated Asset Detailing department, based in the field.

 

Envision your future with us, here’s a glimpse of what your role will entail:

  • Fieldwork is primarily based in Melbourne’s Western growth areas (including Geelong) but may be required to travel to Melbourne’s North & Southeast.
  • Collecting electrical asset details using GPS and manual methods.
  • Communicating with contractors.
  • Coordinating detailing work with fellow field detailers.
  • Ensuring you adhere to Electrical Utility detailing and standards.
  • Meeting required timeframes and performing site checks/inspections.
  • Demonstrating the ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team.
  • Wearing provided uniform and PPE as necessary for the role.

 

What sets us apart and makes our team choose us?

  • Work-Life Balance: Enjoy a generous annual leave allowance of five weeks per annum, ensuring you have ample time for personal well-being and relaxation.
  • Competitive Compensation: We offer a competitive salary package that includes a car allowance, fuel card, and a phone to keep you connected.
  • Professional Growth: We support your career development with opportunities for training and advancement, helping you reach your career goals.
  • Wellness Resources: Your well-being is essential to us. Access our confidential Employee Assistance Program for guidance and support whenever you need it.
  • Team Cohesion: Join a close-knit team that values collaboration and enjoys team-building activities and staff functions.
  • Industry Connections: Expand your professional network with valuable networking opportunities within the industry, opening doors to new possibilities.

 

To be successful in this role, you will:

  • Possess a strong commitment to safety and quality
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Prior experience in the Electrical and/or Civil Construction Industry (highly regarded but not essential)
  • Survey and GPS training or education (highly regarded)
  • A current/valid driver’s licence is a mandatory requirement for the role.

 

This is a field role predominately in Melbourne’s Northern & Western Suburbs with minimal office work at the Plan B Group head office in Mt Waverley.

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Electrical Field Asset Detailer

The Plan B Group has been recognised and listed by AFR as one of the BEST places to work due to our exceptional focus on our staff and their wellbeing.

About us:

The Plan B Group is the largest provider of consolidated electrical services to the Land Development industry in Victoria, known for our holistic solutions that cater to our clients Engineering, Design & Project Management needs.

Our substantial growth and commitment presents an exciting opportunity for an Experienced Asset Detailer to join our motivated Asset Detailing department.

 

Envision your future with us, here’s a glimpse of what your role will entail:

  • Fieldwork is primarily based in Melbourne’s Western growth areas (including Geelong) but may be required to travel to Melbourne’s North & Southeast.
  • Collecting electrical asset details using GPS and manual methods.
  • Communicating with contractors.
  • Coordinating detailing work with fellow field detailers.
  • Ensuring you adhere to Electrical Utility detailing and standards.
  • Meeting required time frames and performing site checks/inspections.
  • Demonstrating the ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team.
  • Wearing provided uniform and PPE as necessary for the role.

 

What sets us apart and makes our team choose us?

  • Work-Life Balance: Enjoy a generous annual leave allowance of five weeks per annum, ensuring you have ample time for personal well-being and relaxation.
  • Competitive Compensation: We offer a competitive salary package that includes a car allowance, fuel card, and a phone to keep you connected.
  • Professional Growth: We support your career development with opportunities for training and advancement, helping you reach your career goals.
  • Wellness Resources: Your well-being is essential to us. Access our confidential Employee Assistance Program for guidance and support whenever you need it.
  • Team Cohesion: Join a close-knit team that values collaboration and enjoys team-building activities and staff functions.
  • Industry Connections: Expand your professional network with valuable networking opportunities within the industry, opening doors to new possibilities.

 

To be successful in this role, you will:

  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to safety and quality, with exceptional attention to detail and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • A minimum of 2 years experience working as an Asset Detailer within Victoria. Consideration will be given to prior greenfields electrical or civil construction.
  • Survey and GPS training or education is also highly regarded.

 

**A current/valid driver’s licence is a mandatory requirement for this role.

 

Application Details:

Don’t wait – apply now!

Be sure to include a letter of application outlining why you should be considered for an interview, along with your resume. Please note, that applications submitted without a cover letter will not be reviewed.

Candidates must have the right to live and work in Australia to be considered for this role.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will proceed to the next phase of the selection process. We appreciate all applicants for considering Plan B as a potential employer.

Apply Now

WHAT DO OUR STAFF HAVE TO SAY?

AT PLAN B - OUR SUCCESS LIES WITH OUR PEOPLE

THE PLAN B DIFFERENCE

WHAT MAKES PLAN B AN EMPLOYER OF CHOICE?
DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY

We are committed to the professional development of our team members, and offer access to leadership courses, speaking opportunities and more.

REWARD AND RECOGNITION

Among the numerous rewards for exceptional performance is the Gary Edwards Award for Excellence, Leadership Executive recognition roles and more.

A FUN AND FRIENDLY CULTURE

Charity days, weekly morning teas, department and interstate events, industry functions and our epic celebrations are just part of what makes us special.