Fixed Plant Electrician

Koolan Iron p/l

Mount Gibson Iron Limited is seeking an experienced Fixed Plant Electrician to join the team at our Koolan Island Operation for perm long term work.

  • Hiring from Perth, Broome and Derby
  • Permanent Role
  • Fixed Roster
Mount Gibson Iron Limited is an established and independent Australian producer of premium quality direct shipping iron ore (DSO) with assets in the Kimberley and Mid-West regions of Western Australia.

Our high-grade Koolan Island Operation is located approximately 140 kilometres north of Derby in Yampi Sound off the northern Kimberley coast of Western Australia. Work to bring the mine back into production is in its final stages and on track for ore sales to resume in Q1 2019.

We are seeking an experienced Fixed Plant Electrician to join the team at our Koolan Island Operation for permanent long term work on a (7 Day On / 7 Night On / 7 Day Off) roster from Perth, Broome or Derby.

Reporting to the Crushing Supervisor, the primary focus of this role is to provide repairs, planned and breakdown maintenance of all electrical aspects of the fixed plant, crushing and ship-loading systems.

If you like a varied role where no two days are the same and be part of a friendly work crew where your skills and knowledge can really make a difference, then this may be the opportunity for you.
Tasks and responsibilities will include:
  • Electrical inspection of all fixed plant electrical systems
  • Diagnosis and repair of electrical and PLC faults
  • Tagging of electrical equipment/tools
  • Electrical isolations/lockouts as per MGI procedure
  • Housekeeping/cleaning of electrical plant components
  • Statutory inspections
To be successful in this role, you’ll need:
  • Australian Electrical Trade qualifications
  • Current WA Electrical licence
  • Current HV Switching ticket
  • A WA C Class driver’s license
  • Current EWP, Working at Heights and Confined space
  • First Aid / LV Rescue and CPR
  • Knowledge of PLC Systems
  • Instrumentation certification – Highly desirable
  • Experience working in a similar role in a mining environment
  • A strong commitment to a safe work environment
  • Australian Work Rights
  • Work in a diverse and multicultural workforce.
  • To pass a pre-employment medical and drug and alcohol test, and on-site testing.
Shortlisting for this role will commence immediately.  APPLY NOW !!