Auto Electrician - New to Industry

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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.

We’re looking for people at the top of their game, who want to become part of Western Australia’s iron ore future.

The opportunity

If you are an experienced Auto Electrician and are seeking to get into the Mining industry, then this may be the opportunity for you to join our team to support our Heavy Mobile Equipment (HME) team.

CITIC Pacific Mining are willing to train and mentor applicants to gain HME experience. 

CITIC Pacific Mining is committed to providing staff with opportunities to learn valuable skills and knowledge by providing a comprehensive base on which to develop your career.

In this role you’ll be responsible for:

  • Perform electrical servicing, repairs and maintenance on heavy mobile equipment
  • Inspections
  • Adjustments and testing equipment
  • Field and workshop based

 To be successful in the role you must have the following qualifications:

  • Auto Electrical Trade certificate
  • Computing skills – technical and diagnostic software
  • ARTIC accredited licence for air conditioning (automotive)
  • A current WA HR Drivers Licence is essential.

We’re looking for motivated team players, with good communication skills and a can-do attitude.

What we offer

  • The chance to work at an innovative, world-class project
  • Competitive salary
  • Career progression and training

To apply

  • Shortlisting for this position will commence immediately. We reserve the right to close the position earlier than stated
  • Please note: it is a requirement that all internal applicants advise their immediate line manager of their application.                       
  • Candidates represented by agencies will not be considered for this position. 

As an employee of CPM you’ll be part of a culturally and gender diverse organisation, committed to providing equal opportunities for all staff.

To learn more about Sino Iron, please visit

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

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