Superintendent - Electrical Underground


About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Technical
  • Location: Papua New Guinea

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 84
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor

About this role: Superintendent - Electrical Underground

Brunel Papua New Guinea are seeking a Superintendent - Electrical Underground senior professional with an International Mining Operator in PNG. This is an exciting opportunity to work on a world class mine on a FIFO basis. Would suit individuals seeking opportunity and adventure in a culturally diverse and challenging landscape. Twelve month fixed term contracts with FIFO benefits and competitive salaries

The Underground Electrical Superintendent is responsible for the maintenance of electrical equipment andinfrastructure associated with the underground mine, by the application and monitoring of maintenancesystems. This position works closely with the underground mine production department

Key Duties Include:

  • Implement and support site-wide and corporate systems to meet agreed service delivery levels ofelectrical installation, commissioning and maintenance in the following areas: Underground Services
  • Monitor maintenance systems and performance measures and formulate alternatives and improvementsto systems and methods.
  • Assist the Manager – Fixed Plant Maintenance with implementation of change management initiativesand other business improvement projects
  • Ensure alignment with the 13 week plan.
  • Liaise with Maintenance Planning regarding work plans to allow adequate preparation time for work andtask allocation.
  • Coordinate and manage projects to achieve completion to agreed quality, budget and schedule.
  • Develop project proposals for submission to the Manager – Asset Management & Infrastructure


  • Trade qualifications in Electrical Fitting or Electrical Mechanic; and
  • Post-trade qualifications such as maintenance planning or reliability engineering;
  • Significant experience in leading a team in providing electrical maintenance services, in mineralsprocessing, refining or heavy industry.
  • Knowledge and experience working with High Voltage systems.
  • PNG Mine Electrician ticket or ability to acquire same if recruited
  • Supervisory experience or team leadership qualities
  • Meet all requirements for PNG work permit visa
  • Previous experience working in international and cross-cultural environments favorable


4 weeks on 2 weeks off roster

Competitive Salary

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Trina Kedea
Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane

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