Light Vehicle Auto Electrician - New to Industry

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

About CITIC Pacific Mining (CPM)

CPM is the company behind Sino Iron, already Australia’s largest magnetite operation, located on Western Australia’s Pilbara coast, south of Karratha.

We’re spearheading a new downstream processing industry for the nation, transforming magnetite iron ore into a high-grade, premium export product.

Sino Iron is a fully integrated operation – featuring a mine serviced by the biggest haul trucks in the world, a six-line concentrator and port terminal facilities at nearby Cape Preston. Our state-of-the-art power station and desalination plant are among the largest in the State.

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 looking for that opportunity to get into mining with an industry leader, then this is the role for you!

In this role you will be working in our Light Equipment Workshop, situated at our Cape Preston site located approx. 80km South of Karratha, WA. This permanent position is offered on a 2/1 roster (7 nights, 7 days, 7 off) FIFO from Perth directly to the onsite airport.

We’re looking for motivated team players, with good communication skills who are able to perform while working in a small close-knit team environment. The work is varied so no two days will be the same! If you thrive for a challenge, we are ready to offer you a future in a long term rewarding project.

CITIC Pacific Mining are willing to train and mentor applicants to gain valuable mining industry experience. CPM is committed to providing staff with opportunities to learn valuable skills and knowledge by providing a comprehensive base on which to develop your career.

To be successful in this position, you will have the following:

  • Current WA drivers licence (HR licence is desirable)
  • Cert III Automotive Electrician Trade Certificate
  • ARTIC accredited licence
  • Own hand tools
  • Strong commitment to Health and Safety
  • Demonstrate a good positive attitude, reflecting the values of Citic Pacific Mining.

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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