Job Details
  • Reference362120A_1603175263
  • LocationWestern Australia
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantSam Vanderputt

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading- edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.
Chandler Macleod are currently looking to acquire experienced Auto Electrician reporting to the Maintenance Superintendent.
This role is a permanent position on a FIFO 2:1 roster ex. Perth

Auto Electricians are responsible for servicing, diagnosing and finding electrical faults on our client's fleet of mobile equipment and other plant that is contractually under the responsibility of our client.


  • Carry out scheduled and unscheduled electrical repairs and maintenance
  • Maintenance, repairs and installation of air conditioning
  • Service, diagnose and repair faults on vehicle systems such as electronic fuel injection, ignition, automatic transmission and air bags
  • Install and maintain electrical equipment such as lighting, alternators, starter motors and gauges
  • Install and maintain electrical accessories such as radios, heating and demisting equipment
  • test, recondition and replace faulty alternators, generators, starter motors and related items
  • repair or replace faulty ignition, electrical wiring, fuses, lamps and switches
  • Identify and repair for reuse any parts and accessories
  • Perform servicing regarding service sheets
  • Provide tooling adequate for the task.
  • Keeping workplace tidy
  • Any parts required are ordered immediately to ensure defect can be fixed
  • Comply with the clients Performance and Productivity, Quality, Teamwork and Leadership, Safety and Environmental, planning, organisation, Commitment and communication policies and standards.

    Please note:
    As with all roles other tasks and responsibilities beyond those listed may be required to be undertaken from time to time. Additionally, you may be seconded to another area or project as part of your development or where you possess competencies, skills or specific experience to the function you will be performing.

    Key Role Relationships:
  • Maintenance Superintendent
  • Maintenance Supervisor
  • Trades Personnel

  • Client

  • Australian citizen or foreign national with appropriate and current working visa.
  • National Police Clearance
  • Australian Driver's License (HR preferred)
  • Auto Electrician Trade Certificate
  • Air Conditioning Ticket
  • High Risk Licence

  • A strong commitment to safety
  • Ability to follow instructions given
  • Ability to work in a team environment within own crew and cross over crew
  • Strong initiative
  • Systematic and thorough approach to tasks
  • Communication skills
  • Good level of literacy skills to complete paperwork in a timely manner
  • Diagnostic, fault finding and trouble-shooting skills
  • Strong technical aptitude

    Experience & Ability
  • 5+ years' experience as an Auto Electrician within a mining, mining services or heavy industrial industry
  • Fault finding experience with mechanical and hydraulic equipment
  • Extensive experience working on heavy diesel surface equipment

    Chandler Macleod embraces diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.