Site Services Technician - Refrigeration & Electrical

Pilbara Minerals Limited

Pilbara Mineral's Pilgangoora Operation is a new Lithium producer, 120kms south of Port Hedland with a life mine of 23 years. New site! Great people!

  • Permanent role with competitive salary
  • Family friendly 8/6 roster (temporary 15:13 roster during COVID-19)
  • World class Lithium Mine
Pilbara Minerals’ Pilgangoora Lithium-Tantalum Project is located 120km south of Port Hedland in WA's Pilbara.  It is one of the biggest new hard rock lithium (spodumene) deposits in the world.  With a life of mine of 23 years, along with great people, quality partners and high-quality products, we are excited about our future!
Reporting to the Site Services Supervisor, the Site Services Technician – Refrigeration & Electrical is responsible for repairing and maintaining equipment repairs to all infrastructure amenities predominately throughout the site village.
This is a permanent full-time position which normally operates on a FIFO 8:6 roster from Perth or Port Hedland. Please note that in response to COVID-19, the roster has been temporarily extended to 15 days on site and 13 days off site during the pandemic.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Service and repair all onsite refrigeration and air-conditioning.
  • Provide electrical and statutory repairs throughout the village.
  • Conduct general repairs to all infrastructure amenities.
  • Carry out electrical and maintenance project work including contractor management.
  • Assist with planning works, obtaining quotations and raising work orders in a small team.
  • Ensure compliance to safety policies and procedures.
  • Liaise with the electrical department to ensure that all electrical work complies with statutory requirements and standards including completion of the Site Electrical Log Book as required.
  • Report all hazards and incidents on occurrence and never walk past an unsafe act or condition.
  • Actively participate with your work teams to promote, improve and sustain a positive safety culture across the organization.
  • WA ‘A’ Grade Electrical licence
  • Certificate IV in Air-conditioning and refrigeration servicing or similar
  • Previous experience in maintaining non-processing infrastructure
  • Knowledge of statutory safety requirements relevant to the processes
  • Dewatering knowledge would be advantages but not essential.
  • Strong knowledge and advocacy to safe working practices
  • Solid understanding and use of permit to work systems
  • Confident with maintenance management systems such as Pronto
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office application specifically MS Excel and Word.
  • Good data analytics and able to input and review operational data
  • Hold a current WA Driver’s License
  • Willingness to undertake a full site medical and provide a current National Police Clearance
  • The opportunity to work for an emerging Lithium Producer
  • Be part of a values-based organisation with a strong organisational culture
  • The ability to make a difference in everything you do
  • Great people
  • Think, do, achieve
  • Safety matters
  • Quality products
  • Valuing our partners
  • Making a difference in the world


Pilbara Minerals is an equal opportunity employer, supporting diversity is our workplace. We strongly encourage females and people who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander to apply.
As part of our recruitment process, we require a pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol screen and a National Police Clearance. Short listing for this role will commence immediately.  
We respectfully request agencies not to forward unsolicited resumes unless requested.

Interested to learn more about Pilbara Minerals or registering for future opportunities visit our website