Electrical Leading Hand

Date:  03-Aug-2022

Granny Smith - Laverton, WA, AU

Company:  Gold Fields Group Services (Pty) Ltd
Job Req ID:  62513

Reporting to the Coordinator: Electrical, you will be responsible for planning and supervising high quality maintenance and installation of electrical infrastructure on a wide variety of heavy equipment as used in the mining operations.


Safety is a core value at Gold Fields, and we expect all levels of employees to always act in a manner that seeks to enhance the safety culture and performance of our company.


This role is offered on an 8 day on, 6 days off roster and is a Fly in Fly Out from Perth, or DIDO for local community.

Benefits include:
Gold Fields has a vast array of benefits including:

  • Stability - Granny Smith has a 10-year mine life
  • 6 % Site Allowance & Quarterly Bonus Scheme & Private Health Insurance Allowance
  • Salary continuance scheme and life insurance
  • Virgin Velocity reward points
  • Continual training and ability to expand your career
  • Salary Sacrifice options

Duties of the role:

  • Lead the day to day activities of the electrical team inclusive of contractors on a cost-effective manner, assuring awareness of performance targets, access to the necessary tools to achieve these and that their activities are aligned within company targets
  • Ensure minimal disruption to production through ready access to critical parts, equipment, and service providers
  • Provide ongoing leaderships and mentoring for the Electrical team
  • Develop and maintain training and development plans for the team
  • Demonstrate full compliance with the OHS and Environmental Management System standards by assisting with the implementation and participating in initiatives, regular meetings, investigations, and training.

About You:

You will have:

  • Demonstrated leadership, performance development experience within a mining environment
  • WA A-Grade Electrical License plus HV switching ticket and experience in this field is essential.
  • Short Term Planning Experience would be desirable.
  • SAP & AMT knowledge would be highly regarded
  • Valid Driver’s license


Interested parties should submit their Curriculum Vitae to: https://careers.goldfields.com/Australia


Gold Fields is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment. We are committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce, and strongly encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.