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  • Job reference: RMS0216310

Electrial Engineer

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Narrabri, New South Wales
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 08/09/2019
  • Duration: permanent
  • Time left:
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    (20/10/19)
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The Company:
Our client is the leading Australian producer of high-efficiency, low emissions coal, and the dominant player in Australia's only emerging high-quality coal basin. They help to power highly-developed and emerging economies in Asia and India where there is strong and growing demand for high-quality coal.

The Role:
In this role, you will report to the Manager of Electrical Engineering. You will be responsible for assisting with:

  • Ensuring all site electrical equipment delivers the highest level of safety and performance in compliance with all relevant regulations, codes and standards
  • Ensuring all electrical project work is performed in a safe and efficient manner across the site
  • Formulating and implementing site electrical standards, systems and procedures to achieve company objectives
  • Provide technical engineering support and coordination for capital projects, equipment upgrades and major equipment overhaul
  • Drive operational improvement through analysis of plant performance and subsequent maintenance and equipment reliability activities
  • Ensure equipment, engineering standards and technical solutions add value to the business and meet relevant statutory or regulatory requirements Assist in the budget process for operations and capital works
  • Ensuring adequate contingency planning is available to maintain long term business continuity
  • Leading the development of site's long-term maintenance strategy
  • Coordination of electrical contracts and contractors and project management

Essential Skills / Qualifications:

  • A tertiary qualification in Electrical Engineering
  • Previous experience managing repair and maintenance of underground coal mining equipment
  • Previous experience with computer managed maintenance systems for underground mining equipment, preferably Pulse
  • Demonstrable knowledge and skill with explosion protection (EEHA) and High Voltage (Safe Work Practices)
  • Demonstrated leadership in a multi-functional work team environment
  • Demonstrated positive verbal and written communications
  • Demonstrated time management skills

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

Fircroft is registered as a Data Controller with the Information Commissioner as required under the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679. Fircroft will only process your personal data for the specific purposes of managing your application.

For immediate consideration, submit your resume via Apply Now below. For more information on other Mining roles, call Rhys on (07) 3233 2324.

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