Electrician - Rothsay

Department Redpath Australia Pty Ltd.

Date Posted 5/31/2021

Position Type Full Time

Reference No. 0106-2588-ELE

LocationPerth, Western Australia, Australia

About the Project

This is your opportunity to join the Redpath team as they are ramping up operations at their underground mine at the historic Rothsay Gold Mine. The Rothsay Gold Mine is located approximately 80km east of Perenjori WA and approximately 400kms from Perth Airport or 1 hr flight from Perth. The scope of this project includes portal development from a new boxcut, development into the orebody and mine production. Redpath will have a fleet of brand new underground equipment making it an exciting opportunity for operators and tradespeople alike.


The role involves

  • Working a 2 week on, 2 week off roster, 12hr shifts
  • Monitor the status and condition of electrical equipment in the mine and advise the supervisor of any potential problem areas.
  • Servicing of equipment as per service schedules.
  • Repairs to electrical equipment efficiently and consistent with the required standard of work.
  • Ensure that tasks allocated by supervisor are carried out efficiently and promptly.
  • Correctly use and maintain any specialised installation and test equipment while performing duties.


We are looking for

  • Demonstrated experience working on underground mining equipment and installations
  • An Electrical Trade Certificate
  • HV Switching Ticket
  • Working at Heights Ticket
  • Low Voltage rescue/ First Aid /CPR
  • Underground communication installation and repairs
  • RCT digital Tele remote experience is advantageous
  • Knowledge and application of safe and reliable electrical installation and maintenance practices to maximise equipment, reliability, availability and productivity
  • Valid manual drivers licence
  • National Police clearance within last 6 months advantageous
  • A positive work ethic and attitude in keeping with Redpath's motto, Consider it done — safely.


In return you can expect

  • Family friendly lifestyle roster Career paths through internal promotions
  • Competitive hourly rate with annual leave, sick leave
  • PPE provided
  • Modern Camp Facilities
  • Salary Sacrifice for Superannuation and Novated car leasing
  • Discounted health insurance with BUPA
  • Business improvement and innovation rewards
  • Reimbursement for prescription safety glasses (up to $200)
  • Employee Assistance (4 sessions per annum), well-being assistance that’s free for all the family


How to Apply

As an equal opportunity employer, Redpath is sensitive to the importance of diversity in the workplace and supports this through a work environment committed to gender equality and cultural diversity. We welcome applications from candidates willing to join a collaborative team and encourage women & Indigenous people to apply.

We will be shortlisting for this position immediately, so you can apply for this great opportunity by simply clicking on the 'apply' button below or by visiting our website.

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