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Auto Electrician - Mt Morgans

Position Description

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 experienced Auto Electricians to work on this operation FIFO from Perth to Project Site on a 2:2 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 work area is maintained according to correct housekeeping and environmental procedures
•    Report any environmental incidents as soon as possible and assist as directed in all clean-up and containment activities
•    Read and understand work instructions and permits and adhere to them at all times
•    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 1200, 2600)
•    OHS Training
•    Trade qualifications relevant to mining equipment maintenance
•    Should have Aircon Tickets
•    Complete & understand all relevant work instruction
•    Current Driver’s License

To be successful in this position you will enjoy

•    Long Term Project opportunity
•    Family-friendly roster
•    Training and upskilling from a registered RTO
•    Competitive remuneration

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.


Macmahon offers our people the ability to work in diverse roles, in different locations and realise new opportunities within the Company over time. We are focused on ensuring our people can be involved in the future of the business and look for new opportunities for people to grow and develop. Macmahon is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages suitably qualified women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.