Engineer - Electrical

Engineer - Electrical

Whitehaven Coal | mackay, QLD, AU

Posted 8 days ago

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Mining - Operations (Mining, Resources & Energy)
Why bring your skills to Whitehaven Coal?
With our Narrabri underground operations poised for growth, major expansion projects, business improvement projects and offering a supportive team environment. Seize the opportunity to progress your career.
You will provide technical support site wide, covering underground and surface operations. Key responsibilities will include:
Supporting external engineering activities in respect of repairs and overhauls where internal resources are not available.
Assisting the Electrical Engineering Manager and undertaking long and short-term electrical engineering planning.
Ensure maintenance work is carried out in a timely and cost-effective manner.
Proactively manage costs by conducting regular reconciliations of expenditure
Assisting with site project work.
What you will need
Degree certificate in electrical engineering as recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework
Desire to continue to study, to obtain Practicing Certificate – Electrical Engineering Manager used by NSW Resource Regulator
Prior experience in the underground coal mining industry (desirable)
Ability and desire to work well within a multi skilled team environment
High Voltage
EEHA (Explosion Protection)
SKM Power Tools (PTW)
Programmable Logic Controllers and networks
Microsoft Project Management
Pulse CMMS
Benefits of Joining Whitehaven Coal
Company ownership through the annual $1,000 Whitehaven Employee Share Gift program
Employee referral scheme offering $3000 for successful referrals
Full relocation packages offered to live in the beautiful region of North West NSW
Industry leading parental leave policy offering 26 weeks of paid leave plus super for primary caregivers
Salary sacrifice opportunities, including novated leases & remote area housing benefits
Learning and development opportunities to help our people be the best they can be
Women’s leadership development and mentoring programs for senior and emerging talent
About Whitehaven Coal
Whitehaven Coal is an important player in Australia’s only emerging high-quality coal basin. We help power developed and emerging economies in Asia where there is strong and growing demand for our product, particularly for use in high-efficiency, low-emissions coal-fired power stations. With 20 years of industry experience we have developed a growing reputation for excellence in project delivery and safe, efficient and environmentally responsible operations.
We will be actively shortlisting and interviewing for this role and encourage early applications.
Whitehaven Coal is committed to increasing the representation of women and Aboriginal people in the workplace. We are striving for an inclusive workplace that brings people from diverse backgrounds and welcomes applicants of diversity of gender, culture and experience.
To be considered for this position you must have the right to work in Australia.
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