Electrician - Commissioning


About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Trade
  • Location: Pilbara

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 84
  • Education level: Vocational School

About this role: Electrician - Commissioning

Energise Your Career - Join Our Commissioning Team!Join our dynamic team as a Commissioning Electrician and power up your expertise! As a Commissioning Electrician, you'll play a pivotal role in ensuring the successful implementation and activation of complex electrical systems with a Tier one client in the Pilbara.

Your skills and experience will be the driving force behind of this project, and your dedication to safety will be at the core of everything we do. As a Commissioning Electrician, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the safe and efficient operation of heavy mobile equipment in the Pilbara. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the maintenance and repair of a diverse fleet of mobile equipment, working with specialised electrical systems and collaborating with a dedicated team.We offer competitive compensation, In addition to a competitive salary, we provide a rolling roster for the duration of this project.


  • Work as part of a team responsible for completing various stages of commissioning as equipment is released from construction, with the goal of achieving full nameplate production for handover to the site operations team
  • Prioritize safety and efficiency in commissioning large-scale complex process plants and associated industrial electrical equipment
  • Conduct electrical and instrument commissioning tasks, ensuring compliance with project specifications and standards
  • Utilize digital check sheets to document and track commissioning activities and progress
  • Collaborate closely with Control Engineers to ensure equipment is safe and ready for operation
  • Demonstrate expertise in Instrumentation, High Voltage (HV) and Low Voltage (LV) Variable Speed Drives (VSDs), motors, PLC/Control systems, and possess a good understanding of electrical drawings
  • Possess desirable experience in High Voltage (HV) switching, though not essential
  • Troubleshoot electrical and instrument-related issues and implement solutions
  • Ensure compliance with relevant safety guidelines, protocols, and industry best practices throughout the commissioning process
  • Communicate effectively with team members, project managers, and other stakeholders to coordinate commissioning efforts
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation related to commissioning activities and outcomes
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and efficiency enhancements during the commissioning phase
  • Contribute to a positive and collaborative work environment, fostering teamwork and knowledge-sharing among team members



  • Minimum 3+ years of commissioning experience in large-scale process plants and industrial electrical equipment
  • Electrical Trade Certification
  • WA Electrical Licence unrestricted electrical workers licence, demonstrating your expertise in electrical systems
  • LVR/ CPR Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Full Manual Drivers Licence (minimum)
  • Familiarity with digital check sheets for commissioning preferred
  • Knowledge of electrical systems, HV/LV VSDs, motors, PLC/Control systems, and instrumentation
  • Basic understanding of electrical drawings
  • Safety-conscious with the ability to identify and mitigate hazards
  • Strong teamwork and communication skills
  • Problem-solving ability for troubleshooting and process improvement
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing project needs and schedules



  • Supportive workplace culture that values your growth and success
  • Camp facilities include a gym, and a fantastic wet mess, offering a comfortable experience
  • Rolling roster, providing a stable and predictable work schedule throughout the commissioning works

What we offer

  • Personalised guidance throughout the recruitment process
  • Salary sacrificing, EAP and corporate discounts
  • Weekly Pay - super on all hours worked
  • Referral bonuses

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Ellyssiah Corica on e.corica@brunel.net or +61 8 9429 5639

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Ellyssiah Corica
Brunel Energy Australia Perth