TechForce is pleased to announce new Field Technician employment and contractor positions available in Victoria and Tasmania.

Looking for an exciting career opportunity with several growth pathways in the telecommunications industry? Interested in learning and working on the NBN as a Field Technician?

TechForce is now accepting traineeship applications for our VIC/TAS Regional NBN Field Technician Project. Comprehensive training will be provided and successful graduates will receive a nationally recognised qualification and further career development opportunities.

Role: NBN Field Technician

Type: Traineeship with Full Time Permanent Employment Pathway

Regions (VIC): Leongatha, Albury/Wodonga, Sale, Shepparton, Maryborough, Warrnambool, Bendigo, Swan Hill.

Regions (TAS): Hobart, St John, Huonville, Devonport, New Norfolk, Burnie, Sorell.


  • 17 weeks of paid class and field training under an approved trainee scheme;

  • Nationally recognised qualification once training is completed;

  • The opportunity to grow with clear development pathways;

  • Mentoring from your managers and the directors;

  • A “make it happen” culture;

  • The most up-to-date systems, software and tools;

  • A focus on safety;

  • Post graduation employment offer: Base + Super + Vehicle/Comms Allowance + Generous Bonuses + Perks


  • Installing and maintaining NBN customer fixed-line services in the street and the home;

  • Training customers on the use of their NBN equipment;

  • Up-selling customers in other products and services (where authorised);

  • Liaising with multiple stakeholders and providing exemplary customer service to all;

  • Working with your manager to develop consistent, relevant and effective systems;

  • Managing your job disputes, investigations and work allocation;

  • Providing support to other staff as necessary;

  • Tracking your daily results and outcomes (vital signs) and reporting to manager during weekly vital signs meetings;

  • Contributing to company meetings, events, functions and activities;

  • Performing tasks efficiently and delivering on results and projects ahead of deadlines;

  • Taking ownership of your learning and development, seeking to improve your skills and knowledge when and wherever possible;

  • Working to the needs of the business including adhoc activities as required.

  • Evidence of Right to Work in Australia

  • Australian Driver’s licence

  • A suitable vehicle (van, wagon, ute, dual-cab or other appropriate vehicle capable of carrying safety equipment, signage, work equipment, etc) – (allowance provided)

  • Laptop, Smart Phone (allowance provided)

  • National Police Check Certificate


  • Preferably have some previous experience working as a field technician in the telecommunications industry;

  • Prioritise your tasks and work efficiently;

  • Are self-motivated, proactive, show initiative and enjoy taking on more responsibility ;

  • Have impeccable attention to detail and do things right the first time;

  • Have a focus on personal safety and the safety of the public;

  • Work well alone and in teams and can manage yourself effectively in both environments;

  • Are enthusiastic, passionate and driven;

  • Have a demonstrable track record in customer service excellence;

  • Have exceptional written and verbal communication skills;

  • Have strong personal character references;

  • Have intermediate computer / smart phone / office suite competencies.

APPLY NOW – You’ll be glad you did!

If you fit all of the above criteria, click below to apply now and attach your resume, along with a cover letter stating why you feel you’d be the best fit for this role. Please do not call the office. We will contact you if we consider you suitable for the position.


*** More Employment and Contractor Opportunities in Melbourne and Sydney Below ***

TechForce is also currently recruiting heavily across multiple projects in Melbourne and Sydney for the following projects:

  • Melbourne Metro Copper Installations & Maintenance (training package available through our Training Partner)
  • Melbourne Metro NBN HFC Installations (SDU and MDU)
  • Melbourne / Sydney Metro HFC & FTTX Surveys (MDU – contractor only)
We are accepting both employment applications and contractor expressions of interest for these projects. If you are interested in applying GET IN QUICK as spaces are limited.