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Job Title:  Apprentice - Electrical

Job Location: 

Prominent Hill Mine, SA, AU, 5710

Job Description: 
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 (ASX100), we own the Prominent Hill copper-gold mine, and we are currently constructing the ~A$1b Carrapateena copper-gold operation, we 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. 



Electrical Apprenticeships



OZ Minerals Prominent Hill Operations is offering rewarding opportunities to keen and enthusiastic candidates who are wishing to undertake an Electrical Apprenticeship. Located at our Prominent Hill mine on an 8/6 roster flying from Adelaide or Port Augusta, or shuttle from Coober Pedy this position will assist you to reach your potential of becoming a qualified Electrical Tradesperson by gaining on the job skills that consolidate TAFE learning blocks.

About the role:


  • Working towards the completion of an Electrical Apprenticeship in conjunction with internal and external learning (TAFE)
  • Working as part of a team and to support the Electrical Tradespersons to perform routine maintenance activities to the electrical equipment on site as per the maintenance strategy
  • Assisting to perform breakdown maintenance activities to the electrical equipment as required
  • Assisting to undertake electrical installation work as required
  • Being a part of the Prominent Hill Electrical team with a focus on achieving our How We Work Together principles
About you:


  • Successfully completed Year 12
  • You have a strong interest in developing a career in the electrical trade
  • You have completed a pre-apprentice electrical courses or have electrical work experience
  • You have good communication and organisational skills
  • You are customer and outcomes focused
  • The ability to demonstrate safe behaviour at all times
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 Date: Friday 25th October 2019


We welcome diversity and encourage inclusivity.


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

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