Electrician - Dewatering

Job highlights

??? 8:6 Day Shift?

??? FIFO from Perth

??? 3-6 month contract with possible ongoing opportunity

About our Client

Rio Tinto operates the world's 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

WorkPac have an opportunity for a Electrician with de watering experience to join the team at Rio Tinto. The successful candidate will be experienced to perform routine statutory testing of a wide range of electrical equipment including reporting defects and propose suitable solutions/rectifications through work management system (SAP).

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Mine site De-watering equipment experience (bore management, pumps, poly welding)

  • Perform complex troubleshooting, fault rectification duties, repairs, modifications and preventative maintenance procedures to meet the operational requirements of the specific location

  • Service, inspection and breakdown repairs

  • Inspection and repairs of compressors

  • Equipment isolations

  • Test and tagging

  • Splicing submersible pumps and supply cables

  • Installation of downhole bores, cables and equipment

  • Generator set maintenance and fault finding

Skills & Experience

  • 2 years + experience working in a Mining environment

  • WA Electrical License

  • Current Australian 'C' manual class driver licence

  • Perform CPR, Low Voltage Rescue and Apply First Aid

  • Cert IV Electrical Instrumentation

  • Electrical Fitter Trade Certificate

  • HR Drivers Licence, High Risk Licence - WP (preferred)

  • Confined Space, Working at Heights (preferred)

  • Dogmans ticket, Fork lift (Preferred)

  • AHS experience

  • SAP experience

  • Solar charging panels and systems

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's largest privately owned workforce services business with over 1.3 million registered candidates. We offer tailored solutions in recruitment, skills and career development across Mining, Construction, Healthcare and more. Our consistent promise to both candidates and clients is that choosing WorkPac is always a Good Move.

Apply Now

Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:

Meg Case - 08 6462 1140

WorkPac - Rio Tinto Project Services

Reference no. TMPRIJ202477514

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: Electrician - Dewatering
Contract type: Casual
Location: Australia, Perth
Industry: Electrician Trades & Services
Job expiry: 2024-07-26
Reference: TMPRIJ202477514