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Longwall Move Electrician

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Emerald, Queensland
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 01/09/2017
  • Duration: 1 month
  • Time left:
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    (08/09/17)
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One Key Resources are proud to announce our partnership with Rio Tinto Kestrel Mine in providing skilled labour and professional services across the mines operation. Building on both organisations strengths and success Rio Tinto has chosen to strategically partner with One Key Resources to offer the Emerald & Capella community; local employment opportunities and continuity through long term work.

Kestrel Mine seeks to be more than just a major source of local employment and economic growth, rather to work in partnership with the local community to help provide positive and sustainable outcomes for the Emerald region. Overall our objective is to develop strong values based teams who live out the ideals of safety, teamwork, respect, integrity and excellence.

Due to increased operational demands, we are currently recruiting experienced Longwall Move Electricians for an immediate start. These opportunities are for project works completing pre-install and change out of Longwall equipment for the next block of coal onsite. To be successful in these positions you require a strong safety culture, high level of skill in Underground Coal Mining and the ability to commit for project duration.

In return, these positions offer

  • Immediate Start
  • $78.00 Per Hour + Super on all hours worked
  • 12 hour shifts - Bus to and from site
  • Lifestyle Roster - 5/4/5/5
  • Accommodation Provided for project duration
  • Local onsite point of contact

The Successful candidates will have

  • Demonstrated experience as an Underground Electrician completing Longwall Moves
  • Trade Qualifications
    • QLD Electrical Works Licence
    • EEHA within 5 years of completion
    • HV Switching - Desired
  • Verified Underground Coal competencies (Desired)
    • LHD's- ED10, ED40, ED60
    • Underground Dozer
    • Longwall Mule
    • Chock Carrier/ Chariot
    • Man Transporter - SMV Driftrunner or PJB Minecruiser
    • Hand Held Bolter
  • Current QLD Underground Coal Board Medical
  • Current Underground Standard 11 Statement of Attainment
  • Current LV/CPR Certificate (within 1 year of completion)
  • Proof of Australian working entitlement (e.g. Birth Certificate, Passport or Citizenship Certificate)
  • Demonstrate a strong safety culture
  • Ability to work as a part of a cohesive team
  • Ability to pass a Pre-Employment Medical


If you fit the above requirements then look no further and apply online now! We look forward to speaking with you about the above opportunity.

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