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Electrical Supervisor - Underground


Location: Fraser Range

Job Type: Full time



At IGO, our people are important to us. We are bold, passionate, fearless and fun – a smarter, kinder, and more innovative team. We come from a range of places, backgrounds and experiences, and we are excited about what we can achieve together. When you join us, we will invest in your career and your development to ensure you achieve your goals, now, and into the future. That is the IGO difference.


IGO is recruiting for an Electrical Supervisor within the Maintenance team at its world class Nova Operation. We are looking for a person with the right values and attitude - a team player whose vision aligns with ours; fostering the systems and culture that safely achieves the highest level of performance at the lowest total cost of ownership from our assets.

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, this is a permanent full time position on an 8:6 FIFO roster out of Perth. By joining IGO in a leadership role, you are taking on a key role in shaping a culture whereby safe behaviour is an integral part of our business.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Lead the Electrical Maintenance team to sustain and continuously improve the safety, reliability, and effectiveness of the assets under your care;
  • Provide a senior level of technical expertise in electrical and instrument bodies of knowledge, troubleshoot electrical and instrument systems and equipment;
  • Coach and mentor electrical maintenance team members and act as a steward for a positive and engaged culture of safe behaviour, quality (do it right the first time), and operational excellence (highest performance at the lowest cost); and

Provide your team members with adequate information, instruction, supervision and training to excel in their respective roles


To be successful in this role, you will be a team player with a strong safety focus. You will also have the following:

  • Electrical trade qualification and WA electrical license is essential;
  • Cert IV Electrical – Instrumentation is essential;
  • Cert IV in Frontline Leadership (or similar) is essential;
  • 10+ years’ experience leading electrical maintenance teams is essential;
  • 10+ years maintaining & troubleshooting of crushing, milling, flotation, dewatering, and 1000V underground electrical equipment is essential;
  • Formal training and/or extensive experience working within a recognised behavioural safety framework (e.g. Dupont or similar) is essential;
  • High Voltage Switching / Operations training;
  • High Voltage Switching / Operations training;
  • Proven leadership skills embedding into your team a culture founded on the highest standards of safe behaviour and quality of work;
  • Electrical Contractors Nominee – In-house license eligibility – desirable;
  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering is desirable;
  • Cert IV in Training and Assessment is desirable;
  • Training/accreditation in Lean practices or similar is desirable;
  • Familiarity/training in Pronto CMMS is essential;
  • Training or certification in Maintenance Planning and Scheduling is desirable; and
  • Working knowledge of WA Electrical Regulations, MSIR Act & Regs, AS3000, and AS3008.1.1

If you would like to be part of the IGO journey to deliver clean energy metals for a sustainable future, please click “Apply” and submit an up-to-date resume along with a covering letter.

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We believe in a world where people’s power makes amazing things happen. Where technology opens up new horizons and clean energy makes the planet a better place for every generation to come. We have big aspirations to explore, develop, produce, and partner to achieve our strategy to become a globally relevant, premium producer of energy storage and distribution minerals.