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UG Electrical and Mechanical Trades

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 Shift Area Leader (Undermanager), you will be a part of a dynamic and motivated team. The role will require you to:

  • Conduct effective maintenance and fault finding work on mechanical and electrical systems.
  • Monitor mechanical and electrical equipment to ensure it remains in a fit for purpose and safe condition.
  • Operate machinery as part of a multi-skilled workforce.

Skills and Experience

Essential Criteria:

  • Underground coal mining experience.
  • Relevant qualifications - Mechanical and or electrical trade qualification.
  • A professional work ethic and the ability to strive for continuous improvement.
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a team.


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.

Successful applicants are expected to live within 100km of the mine.

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.