Peter Ong

Peter is the General Secretary of the Electrical Trades Union for Queensland and the Northern Territory. He started his time as a 15 year old apprentice electrician in 1986 on the construction of the woodside petroleum plant in the North West of Western Australia where he joined the ETU as a first year apprentice.

Peter has worked all around Australia, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea as an Electrician in heavy engineering construction before starting as an organiser with the ETU in 2000. He has been a delegate, organiser, Assistant Secretary and is now Secretary of the Qld/NT branch.