Technician : Electrical

Agnew, Australia
Nov 20, 2020
Dec 20, 2020
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Role Details

Gold Fields Australia is currently seeking a Technician: Electrical to join their Mining department at Agnew Gold Mine.

Reporting to the Electrical Coordinator, you will be responsible for performing Electrical Maintenance of Underground & Surface Infrastructure, installing new & extending existing Infrastructure and attending to breakdowns of all electrical equipment within the mining area as directed by the Electrical & Dewatering Coordinator.

This role is offered on an 8 days on 6 days off, 7 nights on 7 days off Fly in Fly out roster from Perth.

Employee Benefits

Permanent employees are eligible for a Quarterly Bonus, which over the year is targeted at around 10% - 20% of your Base Salary and a generous Private Health Insurance Allowance to name just a few of the benefits.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Always act in a manner that seeks to enhance the safety culture and performance of GFA and ensures that the Vital Behaviours are adhered to at all times
  • Routine inspections of machinery and fixed plant and carry out preventive measures and condition reporting
  • Fault-finding, diagnosis, repair and maintenance of the electrical, communication and instrumentation components of process equipment
  • Commissioning and decommissioning of equipment and machinery
  • HV switching
  • Enter all preventive maintenance and repairs to equipment record in AMT
  • Training of apprentices

Key factors to your success include:

  • WA "A" Class Electrical Workers Licence
  • EWP, Working at Heights and HV Switching tickets are all a MUST
  • Current WA C Class Driver's License as a minimum
  • Apply First Aid certificate is desirable
  • Fiber optical, underground communication and networking experience is advantageous
  • CITECT & Mirri control experience
  • Previous underground mining, maintenance and fault finding on Atlas, Sandvik drills and underground fixed installations
  • Air conditioning accreditation for installation of split systems is desirable
  • RCT Tele-remote experience set up and fault finding.

Interested parties should submit a detailed curriculum vitae to:

Gold Fields is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment. We are committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce, and strongly encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.

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