Senior Electrical Technician (Primary Plant & Protection Systems)

Senior Electrical Technician (Primary Plant & Protection Systems)


Senior Electrical Technician (Primary Plant & Protection Systems)

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Western AustraliaAbout BHP At BHP we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential. With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities. Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success. Come and be a part of this success.
About the role
We are currently looking for Senior Electrical Technician who has experience in Primary Plant and Protection Systems. This is a permanent position on a 7/7 FIFO roster from Perth to Newman. Reporting to the HV & Power Supervisor, your duties as the Senior Technician - Primary Plant & Protection Systems will include:
Ensure conformance with the BHP Billiton Charter, the BHP Billiton Group Level Documents, Code of Conduct and relevant statutory obligations.
An overriding commitment to health, safety, environment responsibility and sustainable development.
As an MSIA Section 44 / MSIR 5.10 Appointed Person, you are required to ensure compliance with the requirements of the Mine Safety and Inspection Act and Mines Safety Inspection Regulations in accordance with your appointment.
Supporting an incident/injury free environment, leading by example and coaching the team to meet and exceed HSEC targets
Leading and coaching team members in the active pursuit and achievement of production and productivity targets
Act as the primary contact and owner of High Voltage Primary Plant/Protection Systems scope for the department
Own and develop, Work Instructions, Task Lists, Procedures for the Primary Plant/Protection System Assets under control of HV & Power, Eastern
Act as Step-Up Supervisor for the Crew from time-to-time, as business requirements may dictate
Ensure safe completion and close-out of Primary Plant/Protection System works on a daily basis
Plan and manage critical Shutdowns, ensuring trouble-free maintenance windows and handback
Ensure that the team has access to plant, equipment, tools etc. required for the completion of the teams work
Monitoring and measuring standards of work and performance of team members
Initiating and / or participating in continuous improvement projects.
Coordination and Supervision of contractors
Liaising with planners with the development of daily, weekly, monthly plans
Liaising with Mine & Town Stakeholders to ensure a safe and efficient service
Ability to think strategically, identify problems, implement solutions to manage departmental and company supply chain risk
Performing all the duties expected of an Engineering Technician, Electrical, including operation and maintenance of Transmission and Distribution HV and LV Assets
About You
As the successful candidate, you will have possess the following:WA “A” Grade Electrical License – essential
Australian C Class Driver’s License (manual) – essential
Certificate III in ESI – Power Systems Distribution Overhead – highly regarded
Nationally recognised certification and proven experience in High Voltage Switching Operations - highly regarded
Proven experience in a Power Utility environment – Protection Systems, Switchyards, Primary Plant – essential
High level of commitment to Safety and Risk Management
Proficiency with setup, commissioning, and monitoring of various Protection Relay schemes, manufacturers etc. Proficiency with the ‘Omicron’ suite of Protection Equipment will be highly regarded
Experience with computerised maintenance management systems (SAP experience is highly desirable)
High Risk Work Licence with EWP endorsement - highly regarded
LocationWith this role, you will be fly-in fly-out from Perth to Newman. You will be working on all Eastern Pilbara Mine and Newman Township sites, operating and maintaining the generation, transmission and distribution electricity network within the Pilbara region.Supporting a diverse workforce
At BHP, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people. We know there are many aspects of our employees’ lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life. These benefits include flexible working options, a generous paid parental leave policy, other extended leave entitlements and parent rooms.Reference – 97757#LIWAPlease note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised close date.

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