Press Release December 2018

Welcome to the Sales Team, Rusty Chata

Rusty On Site at a NOJA Power OSM Recloser Installation

Australian Switchgear Engineers NOJA Power are welcoming the latest addition to their Australia Pacific Sales team, Rusty Chata. NOJA Power are dedicated to developing the next generation of engineering talent, and Rusty joins the seasoned Australian Pacific Sales team at NOJA Power as a Sales Engineer. Having completed six months training in the service department, Rusty is equipped with the knowledge and skill to provide excellent value and service to the Australian electrical engineering and distribution community.

NOJA Power have an ongoing policy of the development of young engineering talent. As part of professional career development for these candidate, NOJA Power deploys these graduate minds in the Service department where they become well versed in the products and technology. This opportunity allows for fresh graduates to ground their knowledge in practical technical applications, refining their capabilities in preparation for service to the greater engineering community.

Rusty is a graduate of QUT in Brisbane Australia, having recently completed his Bachelor of Engineering with a minor in International Business. His choice to follow engineering as a career was driven by motivation to challenge himself and to contribute to power reliability in the electrical engineering industry.

“It is exciting to see young engineers develop through the company and I am confident Rusty has a successful career in Sales Engineering in front of him,” says NOJA Power Group Managing Director Neil O’Sullivan.

“Providing exceptional customer service has been key to our success in the Australian Pacific region,” says Glen Harris, Sales Manager for the Australia Pacific Region at NOJA Power. “Having Rusty join the local team will only help enhance our support in this region."

“My time in the service department has been a great experience to learn the practical aspects of electrical engineering,” says Rusty Chata. “I’m looking forward to applying these skills to help solve distribution network challenges throughout the region.”

In his spare time, Rusty is an avid motorcycle enthusiast, which is well satisfied by the undulating geography of the greater Brisbane surrounds.

Rusty’s transition to the Sales team comes at an exciting time for the Australian switchgear manufacturer, as the product portfolio diversifies to meet the emerging needs in distributed generation and renewables connection. NOJA Power’s GMK Pad Mounted Recloser Solution and VISI-SWITCH® load break switches are two recent product line-up augmentations, giving the company more answers for emergent distribution network challenges. As technology develops to meet the requirements of the future grid, NOJA Power’s next generation of engineers and products are well positioned to address the emergent needs of the distribution grid. For more information, contact