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CHPP Technician (Electrician)

Location: Mudgee, NSW, 2850

About the Business

Yancoal Australia is Australia’s largest pure play coal producer. It boasts three tier one thermal coal mines in New South Wales together with interests in three other metallurgical and thermal coal mines located in New South Wales and Queensland.  Yancoal Australia also manages five other Australian coal mines on behalf of related parties. Yancoal currently employs over 3,000 people across its operations. At Yancoal our people are our most valuable asset and we invest in developing our management and leadership talent throughout our operations.

Job Tasks and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Moolarben Coal CHPP Electrical Maintenance Supervisor, your primary responsibilities will be to perform inspections and carry out maintenance duties in the Coal Handling and Preparation Plant (CHPP). The role is on a Monday to Friday day shift roster and will require you to:

  • Inspect and monitor electrical fixed plant
  • Conduct preventative maintenance activities
  • Respond to and assist with breakdowns
  • Service and minor repairs to small mining equipment
Skills and Experience

Essential Criteria:

  • Dedicated to maintaining safe work practices and environment.
  • Electrical trade qualification and electrical supervisors licence.
  • Proven CHPP or other heavy industry experience.
  • Ability and desire to work well within a multi skilled team.
  • Methodical approach to problem solving.
  • Sound computer literacy.

Yancoal provides a range of benefits to appeal to the diverse needs of our employees.  The following benefits are available to eligible wages employees:

  • Discounted Private Health Insurance
  • Salary Sacrifice Options
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Service Recognition
  • Paid Parental Leave Provisions

If you would like to apply for this role please click the Apply button.

Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. We reserve the right to close the advertisement before the advertised end date and commence recruitment proceedings immediately.


Applications close 4th June 2020.