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Dewatering Electrician

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Job Highlights

  • Lifestyle 8:6 Roster

  • FIFO from Perth or Busselton

  • Choose either Full-time or Casual employment option

About our Client

Rio Tinto operates the worlds largest integrated portfolio of iron ore assets. These assets include a world-class, integrated network of 15 iron ore mines, four port facilities, a 1,700 kilometre rail network and related infrastructure. Rio Tinto are expanding operations in the Pilbara to epic proportions while introducing next generation technologies to deliver greater efficiency, lower production costs and improved health, safety and environmental performance.

About the Role

Use your dewatering electrical experience to support the safe and efficient operations at Rio Tinto West Angelas mine site, through the execution of electrical fault finding, breakdown repairs, planned and opportune maintenance.

Reporting to the Shift Maintenance, Supervisor, you will have experience on:

  • Generators: Can read electrical drawings, operate/navigate generator controllers, diagnose fault find and repair electrical parts to a generator, understanding of electrical safety devices to include Earth leakage, Earth continuity, E-stops

  • Headworks: Can read and understand the following - Flow meters, pressure gauges, level probes

  • Pumps: Installation of pumps, pump knowledge, has carried out pump cable joins, can terminate cables into marechal plugs

  • Carry out Statutory tests and checks on generators and lighting plants

  • Repairs to lighting plants, diagnose fault find and repair, ballasts, wiring looms, light fittings

Skills & Experience

  • 2 years + mining experience in a similar role

  • WA Electrical Licence

  • Electrical Fitter Trade Certificate

  • Manual C Class Australian issued Drivers Licence (minimum)

  • SAP experience (preferred)

  • Knowledge of SCADA/CITECT (preferred)

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

Apply Now

Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:

  • Jessica Cristiano - Recruitment Coordinator

  • Phone contact: (08) 9201 6260

  • WorkPac - Industrial Mining

  • Reference no. TMPRIJ202163312

Job title: Dewatering Electrician
Contract type: Contract
Location: Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Electrician Trades & Services
Job expiry: 2021-08-01
Reference: TMPRIJ202163312