Senior Electrical Engineer

Gold Fields Australia
St Ives, Australia
Closing date
Apr 18, 2023

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Engineering, Trade & Skilled
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Role Details:

Reporting to the Superintendent: Maintenance , you will contribute to the coordination of electrical engineering-related projects and maintenance work for predominantly processing facilities and associated infrastructure to meet current and anticipated demand. All duties must be in alignment with Gold Fields standards whilst maintaining strict compliance with relevant legislative and statutory requirements.

As an employee at Gold Fields, we expect all levels of employees to act in a manner that seeks to align and enhance the values, safety culture, and performance of Gold Fields with the purpose of creating enduring value beyond mining.

This role is offered as residential in Kambalda or Kalgoorlie on 5 days on 2 days off roster, 4 days on 3 days off roster. Bus transportation is offered to and from the site for residential candidates .

Benefits include:

  • 6% Site Allowance

  • Private Health Insurance Allowance

  • Quarterly Bonus Scheme

  • Salary sacrifice options

  • Employee Assistance Program

About the role:

  • Contribute to the activities of contractors in a cost-effective and efficient manner, ensuring that they are aware of performance targets, have the necessary tools to achieve these and that their activities are aligned with Company targets.

  • Assist the company to achieve production targets through the timely completion of tasks by demonstrating knowledge in interpreting and understanding of plans, drawings, and schedules, systematically working to achieve planned outcomes, and assisting the team wherever necessary.

  • Ensure organisational capability by using relevant SAP & AMT reports to monitor reliability, availability, and cost effectiveness of all assets under control.

  • Contribute to the long-term sustainability through the identification, coordination, and management of energy related projects including the review and implementation of improved energy efficiency across existing infrastructure and equipment.

  • Involvement in downtime investigations and root cause analysis along with critical spares analysis/optimisation;

  • Supervising internal & external contractors and Graduate Engineers.

About you:

  • Tertiary clarification in Electrical, Process Control, or related discipline

  • Experience in a similar role with knowledge of HV reticulation, processing fixed plant equipment, and infrastructure services

  • Sound knowledge of legislative and statutory requirements and security standards

  • Experience in gold processing plant operation, distribution of high and low voltage electricity, PLC's and SCADA, LV Drives & Instrumentation.

  • Experience developing maintenance strategies for HV and LV assets

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We are committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce, and strongly encourage applications from female, Aboriginal, and Torres Strait Islanders, as well as candidates with culturally diverse backgrounds.

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