Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company with projects throughout Australia and South East Asia.
Delivering a comprehensive range of surface mining, underground mining and engineering services to the resources sector, Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.
Macmahon has been awarded in December 2017 the contract to provide surface drill and blast, load and haul and mobile maintenance functions to Dacian Gold’s Mt Morgans Project.
Dacian Gold’s Mt Morgans Project is located 20km west of Laverton, being approximately 750km northeast of Perth in Western Australia. Macmahon has just been awarded the contract to provide surface drill and blast, load and haul and mobile maintenance functions to the project.
Macmahon is seeking for an experienced Auto Electrician to work on this operation FIFO from Perth to Project Site on a 2:1 roster. You will be part of a small, high energy team so possession of multiple skill sets and licenses/qualifications will be highly regarded as they will greatly enhance your versatility within the role.
The key responsibilities include and not limited to:
Repair and service mining equipment both in w/shop and out in field when required on breakdowns
Complete service vehicle daily pre-start checks
Communicate clearly and keep the Supervisor aware of the state of equipment in the mine in particular with respect to potential problem areas & downtime
Service equipment as per service schedules supplied by Planner
Repair equipment efficiently and consistent with the required standards of work
Ensure that tasks allocated by supervisor are carried out efficiently and promptly
Perform all tasks and duties in accordance with established work procedures, work instructions, guidelines and statutory requirements
Wear and maintain correct personal protective equipment
Report accidents, incidents and hazards using correct procedures
Inspect work area and equipment for hazards, damage and defects prior to commencing work
Ensure work area is maintained according to correct housekeeping and environmental procedures
Attend and contribute at regular safety and toolbox meetings
Take appropriate action in the case of an emergency
Identify the safest, most effective and efficient methods of work
Report any environmental incidents as soon as possible and assist as directed in all clean-up and containment activities
Ensure all materials are used and all waste is disposed of in the environmentally approved manner
Read and understand work instructions and permits and adhere to them at all times
Complete JSA/THA when required
Make use of workshop manuals/operation manuals when required
Ensure that a clear hand-over is completed with cross-shift
To be successful in this position you must have;
Worked on Large CAT Surface Mobile Mining Equipment (Dump Truck - CAT 785/789; Dozer - CAT D10T/D11T; Grader - CAT 16H; Digger - Hitachi EX2600 or larger machines)
Trade qualifications relevant to mining equipment maintenance
Complete & understand all relevant work instruction
Machinery tramming tickets – ALL
Be available for extra training (i.e. Dogman, Rigging etc.)
Extensive Maintenance Experience
Current Drivers License
To be successful in this position you will enjoy
Long Term Project opportunity
Excellent camp facilities
Training and upskilling from a registered RTO
Should you be successful in being offered a role in Macmahons' Surface Mining Division, you will be required to pass a medical and drug and alcohol test along with obtaining a National Police Clearance.
As part of the application process you will be asked to provide details of your level of machine specific diagnosis and repair competency, together with any machine specific OEM training completed.
If you are interested in this position then APPLY NOW and look forward to working on this exciting operation with Macmahon.