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Maintenance Technician - Electrical

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Work type: Permanent Fulltime
Location: Cape Preston
Categories: Trades

CITIC Pacific Mining is the developer and operator of the Sino Iron project, a world class magnetite processing operation at Cape Preston, 100km south west of Karratha in Western Australia.

An industrial megaproject, Sino Iron is already the largest magnetite mining, processing and export operation in Australia, shipping a premium concentrate product to overseas steel mills. Dedicated infrastructure includes the concentrator area, port facilities, a combined-cycle gas-fired power station, desalination plant and 30km slurry pipeline. 

With a mine life of more than 30 years, Sino Iron heralds a new downstream industry for Western Australia, delivering significant socio-economic benefits to the community for decades to come.

The Opportunity

CITIC Pacific Mining is currently looking for experienced Maintenance Technician (Electrical) for our 450MW Power Station at our Cape Preston Operations. This position offers a 2/1 day shift roster FIFO from Perth.

The Purpose of the Role

Reporting to the Supervisor – Maintenance, this role is responsible for performing maintenance, improvements and technical fault finding for the electrical power generation, distribution and transmission systems and processes. This will ensure delivery of consistent electrical power, and ensuring the safe operation of SIP power station equipment and systems.

The Requirements

To be considered for this role, you will have relevant electrical trade qualifications. You will have substantial experience working within the power or complex processing plant industry. You will have proven experience with preventative and breakdown maintenance, undertake inspection, fault finding and root cause analysis of failure and make recommendations to ensure repeat failures are minimised.

An overriding commitment to Health & Safety is essential.

· A copy of all current qualifications / licences must be provided at the time of interview.

The Application

Short listing for this position will commence immediately, we do reserve the right to close this position earlier than stated.  To enable us to process your application as quickly as possible simply click on the 'Apply' button below.

Candidates represented by agencies will not be considered for this position. 

Direct applications are welcome to apply.

CITIC Pacific Mining is committed to equal opportunity and believes every employee has the right to carry out their work in an environment that promotes job satisfaction and maximizes performance. The strength of the company and its growth plans provides exciting and challenging career and personal opportunities.

Advertised: W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: W. Australia Standard Time

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