Auto Electricians – Curragh North

  • Company:
    CIMIC Group
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
  • Category:
    Skilled Labor

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