High Voltage Electrician Fitter Mechanic Coal Mining Maintenance

Currently seeking experienced HV Electricians to work permanently on one of their leading coal projects situated in Dysart

Stellar Recruitment

High Voltage Electrician – Mackay

  • 5 Permanent HV Electrician Positions
  • 7/7 Rosters | 6 Weeks Annual Leave & 10 Days Leave
  • Buses from Rockhampton & Mackay + Camp and Meals

Stellar Recruitment have partnered with one of the world’s largest mining providers. This company is focused on providing a safe and efficient work environment on site.

High Voltage Electrician Fitter Mechanic Coal Mining Maintenance

About the Role:

If successful for the position, you will be required to be a HV specialist carrying out services and repairs on Liebherr T282 electric drive trucks and Caterpillar ancillary.

This role will require you to implement your diagnostic skills on an ongoing basis to ensure maximum efficiencies are met, and down time is minimized. In reward for your commitment, you will receive the opportunity to work for a leading mining organization and enjoy earning a strong mining salary and career prospects.


  • General servicing, maintenance and repairs to the electric truck fleet
  • Fault finding and troubleshooting (reading and interpreting schematics)
  • Electrical diagnostics
  • Adhere to all site safety protocols and SOP’s
  • Maintain high levels of equipment availability
  • Desire to achieve the HSE Mining goal of zero injuries

Skills & Experience:

  • Trade Qualified Electrical Fitter Mechanic
  • Excellent PM and breakdown knowledge
  • Previous experience working on electric drive trucks
  • HV & LV Switching Tickets
  • Extensive experience in open cut coal mining
  • Current Coal Board Medical
  • Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* or BMA Induction
  • Beneficial tickets – WAH, Forklift, Dogging, EWP, Crane etc.


  • Permanent Position
  • 6 weeks annual leave & 10 days sick leave
  • Buses supplied from Mackay and Rockhampton airport
  • Salary sacrifice option available for cost of flights connecting with bus services
  • Camp accommodation and meals provided

If you feel you have the required skills and are looking to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.

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This is an excellent opportunity for you to advance your career with a leading mining contractor. To apply for this role please follow the link below.

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 *Standard 11 Training*

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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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