Automotive Electrician

Employer:
Fortescue Metals Group Ltd.
Posted
March 15, 2019, 8:19 a.m.
Closing
April 12, 2019, 11:36 a.m.

FMG are currently seeking Automotive Electricians to fill positions at our Christmas Creek Iron Ore Operation in Pilbara, WA.

The successful candidate will be responsible for carrying out electrical repairs and inspections on Truck Fleet as well as performing duties in and around the pit and workshop as required. They will provide quality and safe electrical maintenance in an effective and timely manner. Additionally, they will carry out Auto electrical scheduled maintenance and breakdown fault finding, complete service reports and identify part requirements.

Key accountabilities will include:

Providing safe, effective and timely electrical maintenance to our equipment

Auto electrical scheduled maintenance and breakdown fault finding on a wide range of heavy mobile equipment and light vehicles

Liaise with planning group to ensure planned maintenance schedule is implemented

Diagnosis and repair of auto conditioning faults

Ensure all activities undertaken are carried out in accordance with company safety policy and procedures

Qualifications and skills required:

Auto Electrician Trade Certificate (Australian recognised)

HR licence required

Substantial experience in mining production or operational oriented heavy industrial environment

Knowledge of troubleshooting Heavy Equipment on board electronic and remote monitoring systems

Extensive electrical heavy mobile equipment experience specifically Caterpillar Trucks 777, 785, 789, 793 and Komatsu 930E Trucks

Experience on a mine site preferred

Our values drive our culture and business performance through a strong focus on safety, family and determination. We recognise the benefits of a diverse workforce, we celebrate and respect our people’s differences and are committed to being inclusive at all times. We strongly encourage Aboriginal Australians and female candidates to apply.

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