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Auto Electrician

Build Your Career with a Leading Mining Contractor!



The Tropicana Gold Project is a large gold mining operation located 330km north-east of Kalgoorlie, on the edge of Western Australia's Great Victoria Desert. 



•    Permanent roles available- 12 hour shifts 
•    Sick leave paid at 12hrs and 5 week of Annual Leave on a 2:1 roster
•    Up to $1200 Sign-up bonus & Bi- Annual Retention Bonus 
•    New Hot- Skills allowance paid per each hour worked 



We are currently looking for experienced Auto Electricians to join our Maintenance Team at Tropicana on a 2 weeks on 1 week off roster (7dayshifts, 7nightshifts, and 7 off) flying in and out of Perth or Kalgoorlie. 



Reporting to Maintenance Supervisor, Auto Electrician is responsible for installation, servicing, repairing and replacement of electrical systems across our mobile heavy duty feel. Daily duties include, but are not limited to:



•    Carrying out scheduled and breakdown maintenance to a variety of our mobile heavy plant;
•    Conducting preventive maintenance inspections;
•    Ensuring that maintenance standards are kept at a high quality;
•    Identifying opportunities for improvement in the equipment or work procedures; 
•    Keeping appropriate maintenance records; and 
•    Maintaining high level of housekeeping in your work area. 



About you: 



•    Previous experience in a similar role, preferably within mine site environment;
•    Applicable Australian Recognised Trade Certificate; 
•    Demonstrated experience working on a range of heavy duty mobile plant, including:



o    CAT D10/D11 Dozers
o    CAT 992 Loaders
o    CAT 6060/6040 and HITACHI 5600 Excavator 
o    CAT Graders 16M/24M
o    CAT 793 Dump Trucks



•    Exceptional diagnostic and fault finding skills; 
•    Ability to work independently as well as a part of the team; 
•    Great interpersonal and communication skills;
•    Demonstrating commitment to Macmahon safety culture and values; and 
•    Current C Class Drivers Licence. 


As a part of the recruitment process for this role you may be required to complete a pre-employment medical, inclusive of laboratory drug and alcohol screen and complete a criminal history and qualification checks. Additionally you will must provide proof of working rights in Australia i.e. copy of valid Australian passport, birth certificate, citizenship certificate or current visa grant notification.



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.