Electrician - Underground

Our Underground team are seeking Underground Electricians to work FIFO on 2/2 night/day shift or 8:6/7:7 night/day shift roster.

NOTE: There may be limited opportunities also for a qualified Electrician to take part in our Underground Immersion program.

Essential Requirements: 

A current WA Electrical Workers Licence

Current Australian Driver’s Licence

Current Police Clearance (no less than 6 months old)

Underground mining experience, preferably for around 3-5 years


High Risk Licence with EWP endorsement

LV/CPR Rescue 

HV switching ticket

Working at Heights

Current Senior First Aid

Equipment on Site:

Jumbos - Sandvik DD421, DD421i

Solo – Sandvik DL421, DL432i

Spraymec – Normet MF050VC

Successful applicants must be able to pass a pre-employment medical which includes a drug and alcohol screen, as well as obtain a National Police Clearance. 

The position offers challenging, stable work and excellent career development in this permanent role.  Grab this great opportunity to be part of an enthusiastic, approachable team with prospects within a well reputed organisation.

Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company with projects throughout Australia and South East Asia. Delivering a comprehensive range of surface and underground mining, civil design and construction, performance enhancement, mine site maintenance and rehabilitation services to the resources sector, Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.

The Gwalia Gold Mine is located three kilometres south of the town of Leonora, Western Australia.  Macmahon is proud to be able to deliver a whole of mine service including mine development, ground support, production drilling and blasting, loading and trucking, shotcreting and paste fill reticulation. The Gwalia mine is the cornerstone of Leonora operations and has strong margins supported by good grades and a focus on costs and returns.