Communications Technician

Last updated 18 hours ago
Location:Glendambo
Job Type:Full Time

We are an Australian-based modern mining company with a focus on copper. Listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX100), we own the Prominent Hill copper-gold mine, are currently constructing the ~A$1b Carrapateena copper-gold operation, have operating and exploration holdings in Brazil; as well as a significant pipeline of project opportunities with exploration earn-ins and projects under study.

By 2023 we will be a global, copper-core, Modern Mining Company, delivering superior value with multiple operating assets underpinned by a diverse exploration and project pipeline.

At OZ Minerals Prominent Hill, we value your ideas and encourage you to champion innovation and collaboration. We are a mid-tier mining company so you will not get lost in the crowd or tangled in bureaucracy. Rather, we unlock your value and offer opportunities that supercharge your career.

OZ Minerals - A Modern Mining Company

We are an Australian-based modern mining company with a focus on copper. Listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX150), we own both the Prominent Hill copper-gold Carrapateena copper-gold mines in South Australia, have operating and exploration holdings in Brazil; as well as a significant pipeline of project opportunities with exploration earn-ins and projects under study.

At OZ Minerals Prominent Hill, we value your ideas and encourage you to champion innovation and collaboration. We are a mid-tier mining company so you will not get lost in the crowd or tangled in bureaucracy. Rather, we unlock your value and offer opportunities that supercharge your career.

The Role

We are seeking an experienced Underground Communications Technician in support of Operational Technology at Prominent Hill. Reporting to the OT Supervisor, this position is an 8:6 FIFO role with flex work opportunities.

The key responsibilities of this role include:
  • Maintaining and supporting mining systems and services that enable daily operations. For example:
    • Wireless and wired data communication systems
    • Voice radio, and;
    • CCTV
  • Liaising with key stakeholders to ensure Prominent Hill mining systems and services meet requirements and issues, are understood and actioned appropriately.
  • Ensuring activities and tasks are delivered to meet agreed acceptance criteria and plans.
To be in this position you must have:
  • Experience working in an underground environment.
  • Solid experience in supporting SCADA, Fleet Management or bespoke mining or processing systems.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to identify dependencies between systems, tasks or activities.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
To Apply:

If you are an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident and would like to apply to this position, please click the apply button to create your profile and upload your cover letter and CV.

Applications close: 8 November 2020

OZ Minerals is not accepting third party referrals from Recruitment Agencies.

Exciting FIFO position based at Prominent Hill on a family friendly roster!