Communications Technician

Job Title: Communications Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: East Perth, Australia
Salary: $56 - $60 per hour
Start Date: 2019-03-06
Reference: BH-103591
Contact Name: Emma McGregor
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 06, 2019 03:21

Job Description

Your new role:

An exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced Communications Technician to join a globally recognised organisation within the mining sector. This is a contract to permanent position located in the Pilbara region of WA.

Reporting to the Mine Systems Supervisor you will be required to work in the Mine Systems Team and will ensure safe, effective and timely communication.  

Your duties will include:

Accountability for the availability of the systems ensuring that there is a high degree of business continuity
Maintaining configuration systems and strategies to required specifications.
Adherence to work orders, work processes and compliance to work schedules.
Following a defined continuous improvement process to ensure ongoing implementation of best practice for system performance, reliability and accuracy.

Qualifications and skills required:
Telecommunications Radio Communications

Unrestricted Electrical license
Experience with DC battery and PV systems - Preferred
Experience in communications infrastructure (mine radio, microwave, leeky feeder, wireless networks) essential
Previous experience with MineStar Fleet Management System and TETRA Digital Radio systems highly regarded


This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading player in the Mining industry and take the next step in your career within Mining.  You will be offered training and development and the opportunity to develop your skillset whilst working on site. With state of the art camp facilities and a strong emphasis on safety, this is a fantastic position for someone who is looking to join a professional and stable working environment.