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Automation Technical Specialist

Location:

Western Australia

Work type:

Full Time

Classification:

Information & Communication Technology

Salary:

Competitive salary on offer

Job reference:

JO-1708-512399

Start date:

2017-10-19

Contact email:

june.chua@talentinternational.com

Advertiser:

June Chua

  • Support Technician
  • FIFO Roster 8/6
  • Start ASAP, Long Term Contract
 
Our client is experiencing significant growth in their innovation / technology division and is looking for an experienced and dynamic Technician to join them in a FIFO capacity working at one of their remote locations in WA. Candidates must be from an instrumentation technician and/or auto electrician background.
 
With excellent oral and written communication skills the successful applicant will be required to provide onsite support to new technology / equipment within areas of automation, wireless communications and remote control units.

With a primary function to provide technical support, diagnose, repair and coordinate the escalation of unscheduled repairs, applicants must have an Electro-Mechanical Aptitude with commercial experience in electronics and be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Practical experience designing simple diagnostics experiments
  • Ability to resolve breakdowns, instrument faults and commission systems
  • Providing technical support to electrical and instrumentation crews
  • Practical experience with diagnostics instruments such as DMMs, DSOs, etc.
  • A general understanding of common terminology of the 802.3 Ethernet protocol.
  • Knowledge of wireless Access Point and mobile device computer configurations.
  • Practical experience with principles of sensors and sensor logic and data acquisition.
  • Practical experience using serial communications busses.
  • Solid working knowledge of UNIX or Linux operating system including simple administration.

Candidates who are self-motivated, display a positive attitude with demonstrated FIFO remote site experience will be highly regarded. Previous experience working in a mining (or similar) environment, as well as experience working in a remote/regional location is a must!

On offer is a long term contract, working a 'family friendly FIFO roster', on a high profile assignment within a specialist area (where training and development will be offered). Remuneration will be in accordance with the skill and experience of the successful candidate.


For further information and a comprehensive Job Description on this career defining contract opportunity please click the "APPLY NOW' button below and attach your C.V (in word) if you require any further information please contact Kate Meyer or Linda Mackin Brown at Talent on (08) 9221 3300.

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