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Forum: Australia
Sep 24th 2019, 11:03 am
Replies: 0
Views: 499
Posted By Jockstar

Sydney Financial Group

Anyone used these guys?
Forum: Electricians
Aug 12th 2017, 3:11 am
Replies: 2
Views: 2,483
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Moving from UK to Melbourne as a electrician on a whv

As an unlicenced sparky in Melbourne. You will struggle to find work. You are also not in the union. Victoria one of the hardest places to find work as a sparky.
Forum: Electricians
Jul 28th 2017, 3:12 am
Replies: 9
Views: 2,560
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Can gap training be done in U.K.?

BTW easier to get work in NSW than Qld./ NSW you can work as an unlicensed sparky.
Forum: Electricians
Mar 21st 2017, 8:13 am
Replies: 25
Views: 8,240
Posted By Jockstar

Feb 16th 2017, 10:18 am
Replies: 9
Views: 3,933
Posted By Jockstar

Re: UK Electrician to Australian electrician

Been a while since i done mine. I could do distance learning through SEEK in SA. then transfer over to NSW. But i dont think this route is available anymore. As stated above by sparkles. Best to...
Forum: Electricians
Jan 18th 2017, 8:42 am
Replies: 3
Views: 1,515
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Electrician advice NSW AUS

Loads of work here in Sydney. They cant get enough tradies. I am asked often if i know any sparkies. I work in the security side now. licence can be done at TAFE. Not sure of the current process. I...
Forum: Electricians
Oct 23rd 2016, 7:14 am
Replies: 0
Views: 1,143
Posted By Jockstar

Changing fields

Hey guys. As nearly everyone in this part of the forum is a sparky. Have you thought about changing fields? Maybe Fire or security? I am a sparky. I left school at 16 was qualified before my 20th...
Oct 23rd 2016, 3:32 am
Replies: 3
Views: 3,231
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Security tech/Fire/Electrician

Should have added that this job is around Sydney.
Oct 21st 2016, 10:45 am
Replies: 3
Views: 3,231
Posted By Jockstar

Security tech/Fire/Electrician

I work for a company that specialises in intercom systems, CCTV, access control and fire. Due to the amount of work we have. We are currently looking for guys who are familiar with some or all of the...
Forum: Electricians
Dec 7th 2015, 10:07 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,562
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Work and travel, where to live?

NSW is booming and loads of work. You can work here without a licence. Because in theory you will be supervised by a licenced sparky.
Forum: Electricians
Dec 7th 2015, 10:03 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,982
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Best way to get licensed

I'm sorry but this is not true. There are a few ways top go to get licenced. The first most direct and less cost way(but usually longer) is TAFE. I believe you can do night school 2 nights a week i...
Forum: Electricians
Apr 14th 2015, 10:44 am
Replies: 3
Views: 2,310
Posted By Jockstar

Re: THINKING OF WORKING AS A TRADE ASSISTANT IN MELBOURNE? YOU NEED TO READ THIS!

Victoria the hardest place to pick up work if unlicenced. Even as a TA. NSW,easy as.
Forum: Electricians
Jan 31st 2015, 8:00 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,428
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Fully qualified spark travelling to aus

It's not illegal in NSW. In other states its different.
Forum: Electricians
Jan 30th 2015, 7:49 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,428
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Fully qualified spark travelling to aus

https://www.jobseeker.com.au/Unlicensed-Electrician-jobs
Forum: Electricians
Jan 30th 2015, 7:47 am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,428
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Fully qualified spark travelling to aus

In NSW you can work as an unlicensed sparky. In theory you will have licensed sparkies on site supervising. In reality there may only be 1 or 2 licenced sparkies. Sydney is booming at the moment....
Forum: Electricians
Jan 17th 2015, 6:42 am
Replies: 7
Views: 3,126
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Realistic views on immigrating and finding work please.(Australia)

In NSW you can work as a sparky as you're in theory working with a licenced sparky(supervised). In reality. You will find that there may be only 2 licensed sparkies and the rest either apprentices or...
Forum: Electricians
Dec 2nd 2014, 10:12 am
Replies: 2
Views: 853
Posted By Jockstar

Recieved this email today

Electricians' licences recognised across NSW, Queensland and Victorian borders (http://services.enews.fairtrading.nsw.gov.au/online/18250936-122.html)

The link is to what was in the email.
Forum: Electricians
Jul 18th 2014, 9:57 am
Replies: 12
Views: 6,086
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Aussie looking to work as sparky in UK

Mate. I lived in London for years. I lived and worked with a lot of Aussies and Kiwis. Flatting was the way to go. However for work. Its best to use agencies. Not sure how easy it is as it used to...
Forum: Electricians
May 10th 2014, 10:29 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,129
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Let's all have a winge...

I hate those C clips they use. Absolute crap. I love the plasterboard boxes with wings we get in the Uk.
Forum: Electricians
Mar 24th 2014, 8:31 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,701
Posted By Jockstar

Re: UK electrician in aus

You can work in NSW without a licence. As in theory you will be supervised by a licenced sparky. Loads of work at the moment in Sydney
Forum: Electricians
Nov 29th 2013, 9:29 am
Replies: 1
Views: 585
Posted By Jockstar

Re: wa to nsw license

Cant see a problem under the mutual recognition agreement.
Forum: Electricians
Nov 13th 2013, 10:47 am
Replies: 4
Views: 888
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Licensing in Sydney

I actually done similar. However it wasn't just a 2 weeks cousre. It was ,months of doing the regs and then flying down for 3 days for the test. It has now changed.
Forum: Electricians
Nov 13th 2013, 7:57 am
Replies: 4
Views: 888
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Licensing in Sydney

If only it was that easy.
Forum: Electricians
Nov 12th 2013, 9:20 am
Replies: 7
Views: 2,832
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Crap electrical

Our main work is intercom systems with access control and CCTV. Fire is something that the company moved into about 3 years ago. I don't think there is any need for an A grade licence. But if u have...
Forum: Electricians
Nov 12th 2013, 8:59 am
Replies: 7
Views: 2,832
Posted By Jockstar

Re: Crap electrical

Mate. I moved into the security and fire side of things a few years ago. But we work for the sparkies as they cant do either and get us in. So i see the bottom end to the higher end of things. Some...
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