Auto Electrician (Underground)

Join the Boston Shaker team as an Experienced UG Auto Electrician and be responsible for the maintenance and repair of electrical systems in heavy mining equipment. This role requires expertise in diagnosing and fixing electrical issues to ensure the reliability and safety of our equipment.


About the role
FIFO from Perth
2:2 night/day roster
7% market uplift allowance - paid quarterly


About you

  • Proven experience working on heavy underground earthmoving equipment, specifically Caterpillar & Hitachi including but not limited to: Jumbos - Sandvik DD421, Production Drill – Sandvik DL421, Jumbo - Atlas M2D, Bogger - Sandvik 621i, Dump Trucks – Sandvik TH663i, Normet – Charmec 1614B
  • Ability to read schematics;
  • Experience in Vehicle Air Conditioning systems;
  • Dedicated commitment to safety and quality assurance
  • Exceptional diagnostic and fault finding skills 
  • Previous experience in a similar role, preferably within a mine site environment
  • Australian recognised Trade Certificate
  • Ability to work independently as well as a part of the team
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills
  • Current C Class Drivers Licence


Employee benefits

  • Refer-A-Friend program, earn up to $8K per successfully placed referral
  • Ongoing career development opportunities - Challenge. Develop. Grow.
  • Dedicated lifestyle, financial and mental health support
  • Salary sacrifice options for flights, vehicles, airport parking and A LOT more
  • Access to a wide range of employee discounts with Macmahon retail, vehicle, insurance and banking partners


Be More at Macmahon
Across Macmahon’s team, you will find positive stories of people embracing opportunities to develop and grow their careers going on to celebrate impressive career milestones that contribute to our success. With over 9,000 highly skilled people in our team, we’re proud of the values-based culture we have built over 60 years which is the driving force propelling our people to continually aspire to Be More. 


About Macmahon
Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company with projects throughout Australia and Southeast Asia. Delivering a comprehensive range of surface and underground mining, civil design and construction, performance enhancement, and mine site maintenance and rehabilitation services to the resources sector. 


Recruitment process
Successful applicants must pass a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol screening, as well as criminal history and qualification checks. Proof of working rights in Australia (valid passport, birth certificate, citizenship certificate, or current visa grant notification) is also required. Macmahon is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages suitably qualified women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.

Macmahon Winning Values
United | Integrity | Courage | Pride