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Auto Electrician – George Fisher Mine
- 9/5 Roster
- Residential or FIFO Available from Brisbane, Cairns or Townsville
- Long term employment prospect
The Redpath Group is a leading mining contractor with projects throughout Australia and the globe.
They specialize in shaft sinking, mine development, contract mining, raise-boring, underground construction, coal, engineering & technical services and specialty services. They are committed to providing an environment in which all our employees can excel while achieving their vision of Safety – First, Last and Always.
About the role and Project
This is your chance to join the Redpath George Fisher Mine team in an exciting Ground Support role. The Glencore George Fisher Zinc Mine is located 20km from Mount Isa, close to local amenities and a family friendly community environment.
The George Fisher Redpath team benefit from the job security that comes from being in the early stages of a long term contract. The role will offer you the opportunity to progress your career in a small team environment where safety leadership and performance is valued.
- Carry out general auto electrical maintenance of plant and equipment in a workshop underground environment to ensure maximum availability
- install, maintain and repair electrical wiring and electronic components on fixed and mobile plant
- perform fault finding, diagnostics and repair or replacement of electrical components
- ensure machinery is maintained to meet site requirements.
Skills & Experience
- Auto Electrical Trade Qualification
- Diesel Fitter Trade Qualification (highly regarded)
- experience working with underground/heavy duty equipment including sprayers & agis
- strong fault finding and diagnostic skills
- able to read electrical schematics
- ability to pass pre-employment medical
- valid manual drivers license
- demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision
- A safety approach in keeping with Redpath’s motto Safety – First, Last and Always.
Flights are provided from Brisbane, Townsville and Cairns, food and accommodation is provided when on site.
Redpath offers choice and flexibility to enhance the lifestyle and well being of the team. With benefits including discounted health insurance, salary packaging and salary continuance insurance they make the health, safety and well-being of people absolute priority, and they are focused on ensuring everyone is fit for work and fit for life.
How to apply
To apply, click on the “Apply Now” prompt quoting the reference number 1106-2577-AEL. If you wish to apply please apply via the seek apply button! Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic mining operation that recognizes achievement and offers genuine career opportunities. Don’t forget you will need the appropriate mine site qualifications such as Standard 11 Induction TrainingApply for Experienced Auto Electrician George Fisher Mine FIFO Mining Townsville
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