Technician : Electrical

Location: Granny Smith Posted Date: June 21, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 58339 Careermine Job Id: 1844585
Role Details

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

Reporting to the Coordinator: Electrical, 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.

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

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.
  • Ensure that the company has the capacity to achieve Zero Harm by actively identifying and reporting hazards using the sites hazard reporting system
  • Routine inspections of machinery and fixed plant and carry out preventive measures and condition reporting
  • Fault-finding, diagnosis, repair and maintenance of the electrical and instrumentation components of process equipment
  • Installation of Electrical Infrastructure in accordance to site standards and Statutory Regulations.
  • Commissioning and decommissioning of equipment and machinery.
  • HV switching of 33 & 11kV ring mains.
  • Enter all preventive maintenance and repairs to equipment record in SAP
  • Training of apprentices
  • Ability to work unsupervised and in a team environment.


Key factors to your success include:
  • Trade qualifications as Electrical Fitter/Mechanic
  • WA "A" Class Electrical Workers Licence
  • EWP, Working at Heights and HV Switching tickets are all a MUST!
  • Current C Class Driver's License
  • St Johns Apply First Aid certificate is desirable
  • Instrumentation experience would be an asset
  • Previous mining, maintenance and fault finding experience would be advantageous


Interested parties should submit a detailed curriculum vitae to: https://careers.goldfields.com.au

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