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High Voltage Electrical Fitter

Date:  Jun 16, 2022

Boddington, WA, AU (Australia)

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.


Our Boddington operation is 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.



  • Are you an experienced High Voltage Electrical Fitter with experience maintaining and servicing electrical systems and components on Heavy Mobile Equipment (HME)?
  • Are you tired of working on remote sites? You won't feel isolated on our site located 130kms from the Perth CBD and approximately 100kms from the coast. This provides you with the reassurance of being close to home by having the option to live locally or stay in our Village and DIDO.
  • Have you had enough of long rosters? Are you chasing a more balanced work and home life? Our sought after 7:7 roster (7 days on, 7 days off, 7 nights on, 7 days off) will allow you to have every second week off.


We are looking for a motivated High Voltage Electrical fitter with experience maintaining and servicing the electrical systems and components of our HME Loading 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.


Who you are

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


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.


Applications close 3rd July 2022


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

Newmont strongly encourages all applicants to be fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine as soon as the vaccine is available to you as Newmont considers vaccination to be a vital tool in the fight against the pandemic. Proof of vaccination is required for entry to certain Newmont locations and for business travel, unless an exemption is required by law.  Newmont may update its vaccination policies/requirements at any time in its sole discretion.

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