electrical and instrumentation tradesperson in Borroloola

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job details

borroloola, northern territory
trades & services
job type
working hours
au$ 46.00 - au$ 65.00 per hour
3 years
reference number
vanessa blachnig, randstad
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job description

Our client is a tier one global world-class zinc-lead mine with a long future ahead of it, located within the Gulf of Carpentaria in the Northern Territory.

We are currently seeking an experienced Electrical & Instrumentation specialist to FIFO from DARWIN to site on a FIFO 14:14 days, from Darwin.

In this capacity you will ensure that all projects are planned, maintained and delivered to business expectations to achieve shared goals across site.

Electrician and Instrumentation

  • Ensuring safe work behaviours for yourself and your fellow team
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills; and
  • Logical thinker with the ability to solve problems and have the tenacity to work until a solution is found
  • Have the ability to attend breakdowns,
  • Be prepared to work a variety of shift arrangements and flexible to change shifts when required – Current is 14/14 (days).


  • Current Northern Territory Electrical Licence and a sound understanding of electrical legislative and safety practices;
  • Electrical (HV & LV) and Instrumentation qualifications and maintenance experience
  • HV switching qualifications and experience will be highly regarded;
  • Experience with PLC, DCS (Yokogowa preferred), power electronics, motor control protection and VSDs.
  • Understanding of network and communication systems will be advantageous.
  • Statutory compliance testing.
  • Computer literacy (Microsoft Office Suite) would be an advantage

You must be willing to undertake a pre-employment medical examination and instant drug and alcohol testing, to commence this assignment.

Ideally, we are seeking applications from candidates who are located in Australia and who already have the right to live and work here indefinitely and without any restrictions.

All successful applicants will be contacted within 72 business hours of receipt of their application by a member of the HR team to confirm the next stage of our process. Unfortunately due to the large response to our adverts it is not possible to advise all candidates of the outcome of unsuccessful applications

If you would like to apply for this position, please select the APPLY NOW button, or if you would like to discuss more about this position, please call Vanessa Blachnig on 08 8923 4300

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Experienced Electrician & Instrumentation Specialist


Trade certificates MUST be provided
NT Electrical (HV & LV) and Instrumentation qualifications and maintenance experience

educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification