Project Electrical Supervisor

Job Title: Project Electrical Supervisor
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Perth, Australia
Salary: $65 - $75 per hour
Start Date: 2019-07-10
Reference: BH-111499
Contact Name: Emma McGregor
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 11, 2019 09:42

Job Description

Your new company:
Our globally recognised Mining client is looking for an Electrical Supervisor to join their Projects team on a contract to permanent basis. This is a rewarding and exiting opportunity, with the potential for growth and development on a 8:6 Roster.

Reporting to the Electrical Superintendent your duties will include but not be limited to.
  • Hold statutory appointment as the Mine Services Electrical Supervisor, High Voltage Operator
  • Supervise and manage contractors and sub-contracting personnel under your control to deliver electrical, instrumentation and communication infrastructure in a projects environment.
  • Review third party management plans, methodologies and commissioning plans to ensure regulatory compliance and industry-leading safe work practices;
  • Carry out investigations into electrical accidents/incidents and report to the relevant authorities as required.
  • Support the Capital Projects Site Superintendent and Project Managers in delivering the project program in accordance with electrical standards and company requirements .
  • Ensure all electrical statutory testing and maintenance is carried out and recorded as required by your appointment.

Qualifications and skills required:
  • Current WA Electrician's Licence
  • Cert 3 or Cert 4 Instrumentation
  • Previous Diesel Powered Generator experience (desirable).
  • Previous experience in a large mining operation involving dewatering
  • High Voltage Switching Certificate
  • Competent understanding of electrical schematics, isolation and permitting systems
  • Current High Risk Work Licence endorsed - WP
  • Experience in computer based maintenance systems - SAP
  • Strong commitment to health and safety
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with an highly successful Iron Ore company that prides themselves on career opportunity and development. This position is available for an immediate start, and a full medical will be required prior commencement.