• Electrical Engineer New South Wales
  • South32 in New South Wales, , Australia
  • jobs
  • 1 month ago

jobs description


At South32, we're meeting the challenge of enabling a sustainable future through our focus on responsibly producing commodities critical for a low-carbon world.

As a collaborative, caring and inclusive company, there's no better place to make a genuine difference. Together we're making a positive, global impact that has the potential to change lives.

Whatever career path you choose, we'll support you every step of the way to learn, grow and succeed. So join us, step towards a brighter future and leave your legacy.


Illawarra Metallurgical Coal (IMC) produces premium-quality, hard coking coal for steelmaking, which is transported within Australia and around the world. We operate two underground metallurgical coal mines, two preparation plants and a logistics chain.

• The opportunity to become a shareholder of South32 through our share plans.
• Options for additional superannuation contributions.
• Discounted rates on travel... healthcare, and technology products.
• Annual short-term incentive bonus that recognises both your individual performance and the overall success of the business.


This role is a Permanent full-time position based at our Dendrobium Coal Processing Plant, Port Kembla in the coastal city of Wollongong and approximately 75 kilometres southwest of Sydney.

As the Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for the electrical engineering to meet required standards and ensuring maintenance of physical assets is executed safely by maintenance personnel.

Other key responsibilities include, but aren't limited to:
• Provide input to maintenance coordinators on the planning, scheduling, and execution of maintenance activities.
• Accountable for equipment and engineering strategies and master data in line with long term plans and operational targets, collaborating with Asset Management function.
• Managing PLC hardware, software and networks for automated operation.
• Scoping of future capital project works and oversight of works in execution ensuring work is completed safely and to the required standards.


You will have experience and demonstrate capability in the following:
• Prior experience in a similar role within mining or heavy industry.
• Able to scope engineering projects and introduce and/or modify assets and infrastructure .
• Knowledge of Allen Bradley PLCs and networks.
• Familiar with Australian Electrical Standards and Legislation.
• Demonstrate knowledge of hazard identification and risk assessment within a workplace.

Qualifications for this position are:
• Bachelor of Electrical Engineering
• Valid C Class Drivers Licence

South32 is committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and diverse workforce that reflects the communities in which we operate. We provide a recruitment process that is fair, equitable and accessible for all and we encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply.

This job advert will close on Wednesday 21st May 2024
New South Wales Australia


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