FIFO 2/2 Underground Electrician Port Hedland WA - iMINCO

Currently seeking FIFO 2/2 Underground Electrician Port Hedland WA

Underground Electrician

FIFO 2/2 Underground Electrician Port Hedland WA

Electrahire is a Perth based electrical engineering and contracting company servicing the mining industry.

Currently seeking experienced underground electricians for 2 week on/ 2 week off and 2 week on/1 week off FIFO assignments out of Perth.

What you’ll need to succeed

To be considered for this position, you must have previous underground mining experience, able to work in a fast-paced environment with ease and take pride in your work.

You will have previous experience with Jumbos, Solos and remote loaders.

You MUST have the following tickets

  • WA Electrical Trade Qualification (A Grade Licence)
  • Senior First Aid certificate
  • HV Switching Ticket

FIFO 2/2 Underground Electrician Port Hedland WA

It is desirable that you hold the following industry tickets:

  • Working at Heights certificate
  • High Risk – EWP
  • Certificate IV Instrumentation

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Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.

The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.

The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.

The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.

The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStar™

Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.

Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)

Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.

RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.

Find out more about RII Competencies here

You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.

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