High Voltage Electrical Fitter

Date:  Feb 2, 2024

Boddington, AU

At Newmont, our purpose is to create value and improve lives through sustainable and responsible mining. The world's leading gold company, we pride ourselves on our dedication to safety, environmental management, inclusion and diversity, and adding value and opportunity to our host communities.


Boddington offers a unique opportunity to live in the South West, only 130 kms from the Perth CBD and approximately 100kms from the coast so there will be plenty of time to enjoy the lifestyle this area has to offer. One of the largest gold producers in Australia, you will join a diverse team and have the opportunity to advance your career with an innovative company dedicated to safety, environmental management, inclusion and diversity.

With good rosters and a unique opportunity to live locally and go home each day, we also provide DIDO with accommodation in our Village.


Are you looking for your next role as a High Voltage Electrical Fitter, with a 7:7 roster? You will join a diverse team and have the opportunity to advance your career with an innovative company dedicated to safety, environmental management, inclusion and diversity. In your role you will maintain and service the electrical systems and components of our HME Fleet. You will carry out your work with integrity through quality, efficient and effective work in a safe manner. You will be committed to maximising the usage of scheduled maintenance time, and minimising the impact of unscheduled works, while consistently striving to improve the way we do things.

About You:


You will have a trade qualification as a High Voltage Electrician with experience in the maintenance of HME Loading equipment (open pit mining and workshop), a current C Class manual driver’s license and basic computer skills. You will have experience in the following:
•    CAT 7495 Electric Rope Shovels
•    CAT 6060 Electric Hydraulic Shovels
•    CAT 6090 Hydraulic Shovels
•    CAT 604 Hydraulic Excavator
•    AC Electrical Equipment
•    Component repair and refurbishment
•    CAT SIS


Ideally, you will also have a MR class driver’s license, a High Risk License (crane, rigging, dogging, forklift, and elevated work platform), Senior First Aid, SAP experience, and Six Sigma/Lean Belts experience. 
You will always demonstrate your commitment to safety and use your experience and judgement to ensure yourself and your workmates stay safe. If you are someone who is able to set a good example of work ethic and commitment and have a positive mind set in dealing with work and people, you are encouraged to apply. 


We understand no candidate will meet every single desired qualification. If your experience looks a little different from what we’ve identified and you think you can bring value to the role, we’d love to learn more about you!

Our business success comes from the accomplishments and well-being of our employees and contractors. Our goal is to build a workplace culture that allows every person to thrive, participate, grow, and proudly play an active role in achieving our strategy.


Newmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, placing and promoting the best individual for each position without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age, sexual orientation, etc.

We invite women and applicants with diverse backgrounds to apply, particularly persons of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island descent. Newmont acknowledges Aboriginal people as the first Australians and respects their unique relationship with the land and sea, their culture, spiritual tradition and stories.


More About Newmont

Website: http://www.newmont.com
Lifecycle of a Mine: https://www.newmont.com/lifecycle-of-a-mine
Blog: https://www.newmont.com/blog-stories/
Annual sustainability report: https://www.newmont.com/sustainability/sustainability-reporting

Consistent with Newmont’s values of safety and responsibility, we believe that COVID-19 vaccination, as well as other vaccinations that are required or recommended for entry into certain Newmont operating countries, protect the health and safety of Newmont’s workforce and the communities in which we work and live.  As a result, please note that Newmont requires up-to-date COVID-19 vaccination for any international travel by the workforce undertaken on behalf of the company.  In addition, other vaccinations (e.g., yellow fever vaccine) may be required for international travel to certain Newmont operating countries. Newmont will consider individual requests for exemption/reasonable accommodation by applicants who cannot be fully vaccinated due to medical reasons or other grounds protected by applicable human rights law. Newmont may update its vaccination policies/requirements at any time in its sole discretion.

Note: Newmont does not ask individuals to pay money to apply or be considered for employment or to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal. If you are asked to do either, do not respond and please report this immediately to it.sec@newmont.com.