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Auto Electrician - Curragh North

Job ID
990750
Job Type
Permanent Full-time
Location
Aus - QLD Regional
Categories
Trade - Automotive Electrician
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Work with a team of the best

With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential. Join our team today.

About the role

Thiess has been awarded a 6-year contract extension at Curragh North and is seeking an Auto Electrician for permanent employment opportunities. Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results.

Our Curragh North Coal Project is situated 10km north of Blackwater in the Bowen Basin.

Key Role Requirements:

  • Perform the servicing, repair and maintenance of mobile mining equipment in accordance with Thiess servicing and maintenance procedures
  • Complete general maintenance, breakdowns, services and component change outs to a high regard
  • Source technical information from the relevant available reference manuals, technical bulletins, OEM and computer-based systems
  • Ensure good housekeeping standards are maintained at all times
  • Conduct required inspections to maximise equipment utilisation
  • Running data, power, radio and GPS antenna cables through bulkhead, panels and access both inside and outside production equipment compartments on heavy mining machinery
  • Provide high-quality installations including mountings, wiring and testing of equipment
  • Perform basic configuration of 802.11b/g wireless networks
  • Investigate and resolve faults, and carry out preventative maintenance routines on FMS and machine guidance systems fitted onto Excavators, Dozers, Drills, Trucks, Graders and Light Vehicles
  • Ensure all activities are completed in a safe manner

Roster & Conditions

  • 7 on 7 off rotating shift roster
  • 12-hour day & night shift
  • Permanent position
  • Camp accommodation provided
  • Bus will be provided Mackay, Rockhampton & Yeppoon to camp
  • Salary sacrifice flights available

About you

To be considered for this role you are required to have:

  • Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology or equivalent
  • Refrigerated handling License
  • Post-trade experience working in the mining and heavy earthmoving equipment including Caterpillar, Hitachi and Liebherr would be desirable
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • C Class driver’s licence is mandatory for this role

About us

We partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. For more than 80 years, we’ve operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses that insight to optimise solutions for each project and create lasting value for our clients and the communities we live and work in.

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We’re focused on creating an inclusive environment to allow our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered. 

Visit our website to learn more – http://www.thiess.com

How to apply

This role is an opportunity to take the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment, there is no better time to join Thiess.

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