Boart Longyear Field Electrician in Forrestfield, Australia
Boart Longyear has been a leading provider of drilling products and services to the global minerals industry for over 125 years. As the industry’s only integrated drilling services and products provider, we combine engineering excellence, global manufacturing facilities and the most experienced drilling services group in the business.
An exciting opportunity has become available for a field HV Electrician. This is a FIFO role from Perth, working on a flexible roster.
Key Specific Responsibilities include:
Strict adherence to existing testing procedures and processes
Undertake project planning tasks, including job planning and EHS risk management
Perform HV electrical testing across all HV assets such as Drill rigs, cabling, generators, motors, transformers and switchgear
Record test results on the relevant test certificates and compile test reports [COC’s]
Liaise with client representatives
Key Skills and experience required:
Infallible focus on Safety
Current electrical licence
Must be able to build High-Voltage and Low-Voltage electrical wiring
Must be able to build junction boxes, power distribution boxes, control panels and fuse boxes
Must have an excellent knowledge in High-Voltage safety of batteries and electrical wiring
Must be able to instrument the electric powertrains components for Power analysis, Current probes, Voltage probes etc.
Must be well versed in reading and following electrical wiring schematics for safe system integration
Should be qualified in High-Voltage system implementation.
Strong knowledge in automotive Network design (CAN, Ethernet)
Good understanding of engine and vehicle controls interface
Must be able to lead technically and provide guidance
Must be able to propose technical solutions
Experience in preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance techniques for electrical assets
Strong computer & communication skills (Microsoft Office, Excel, Outlook essential)
Ability to work both autonomously & as part of a team
Excellent spoken & written communication
Strong organisational skills
A HV Switching Ticket
An Australian C Class manual drivers licence or higher
Candidates with similar experience within the mining industry will be held in high regard.
Safety and a zero harm culture is a core part of our business. To ensure the safety of all employees, successful candidates will need to meet the essential requirements of a pre-employment medical.
To express your interest in this role, apply via the link.
As part of our commitment to create a diverse and inclusive workplace, Boart Longyear seeks to have a diverse candidate shortlist for this vacancy. Applicants are strongly encouraged from experienced women and men, people with disabilities, and indigenous and ethnically diverse candidates.
Auto req ID: 11693BR
Job Code: 380002 Tradesperson 2.10.Hourly
Function: Other Manufacturing/Services Functions
Region (Business Group): APAC
State/Province: Western Australia