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HV Electrician

Job Responsibilities

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Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company delivering an end to end service offering to clients throughout Australia and Southeast Asia. With extensive experience in both surface and underground mining operations, Macmahon offers exciting opportunities for career growth across a range of locations and commodity sectors.
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. Macmahon's 10-year mining contract includes all mine planning, drill and blast, load and haul, crusher feed and other associated works.
We are currently looking for experienced High Voltage Electrician to join our team at Tropicana Gold Mine, this will be within the mobile maintenance team to complete all maintenance on the Electric Haul Trucks, The roster is 2/1 FIFO EX Perth.
Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, High Voltage Electrician is responsible for diagnosing, repairing, servicing and testing all elements of the high voltage electrical and electronic systems on all vehicles in compliance with obligations under the relevant legislation.

Daily duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Maximising the availability and reliability of all mobile equipment on site;
  • Embracing and supporting the maintenance department ‘s planning strategy regarding work order management and defect elimination;
  • Ensuring that operational schedules are met in accordance with strategic operational planning;
  • Carrying out diagnostic procedures and test all electrical components; and
  • Fitting, servicing and repairing alternators, starter motors and air conditioning units.

About you: 

  • Previous experience in a similar role, preferably within mine site environment;
  • Australian Recognised Trade Certificate and WA Electrical Licence;
  • Demonstrated experience working on Liebherr T264 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.
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