Electrical Maintenance Supervisor


Posted on:  9th Feb 2024


At South32, we’re meeting the challenge of enabling a sustainable future through our focus on responsibly producing commodities critical for a low-carbon world. 

As a collaborative, caring and inclusive company, there’s no better place to make a genuine difference. Together we’re making a positive, global impact that has the potential to change lives. 

Whatever career path you choose, we’ll support you every step of the way to learn, grow and succeed. So join us, step towards a brighter future and leave your legacy. 


Are you looking to be home every night? If so, this is your opportunity to live, work and play a short drive from stunning coastlines, scenic trails, magnificent jarrah forests and the food and wine heartland of the South-West and Peel Regions of Western Australia.

Our integrated Bauxite Mine, Alumina Refinery and Port Operation is creating the essential products needed for a sustainable low carbon future and is on a journey to become the world’s leading Alumina producer where our 1500+ workforce value the lifestyle that Worsley Alumina has to offer. 


  • Competitive salaries including Short-Term Incentive Bonus
  • Additional employer superannuation contributions which depend on the level of employee contributions you choose.
  • Participation in the Employee Share Plan
  • Flexible working arrangements and industry leading parental leave and family care policy


This role is a (Permanent position that is DIDO daily, from our Worsley Alumina Refinery, which is a short drive from Collie (15 minutes), Bunbury (45 minutes) and other nearby scenic communities.  

Reporting to the Superintendent Electrical Maintenance, the purpose of the Electrical Maintenance Supervisor role is to lead a team of maintenance electrical/instrument technicians to ensure the safe, cost effective and productive execution of maintenance and scheduled work activities to support the operations at Worsley Alumina Refinery.

Other key responsibilities include, but aren’t limited to: 

  • Oversee all aspects of electrical maintenance execution activities in area of responsibility
  • Duties under your appointment as a Statutory appointed electrical supervisor
  • Ensure electrical work is conducted safely by competent electrical personnel in accordance with the relevant standards and operating procedures and relative legislative requirements.
  • Guide and coach individual team members to build a high performing team including ensuring delivery of safe outcomes


You will have experience and demonstrate capability in the following:  

  • Currently or can be appointed a statutory supervisor under Schedule 26
  • Possess’ significant supervisory experience in a maintenance environment preferable in power generation industry
  • Deep knowledge of electrical maintenance activities for industrial equipment including radiation devices, gas appliances and safety systems
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, coach and mentor employees resulting in improved engagement, performance and efficiency

Qualifications for this position are:  

  • Trade Certificate as Electrician and WA unrestricted electrical license
  • Preferable qualifications as Instrument Fitter or Cert IV in Instrumentation

South32 is committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and diverse workforce that reflects the communities in which we operate.  We provide a recruitment process that is fair, equitable and accessible for all and we encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. 

The job advert will close on 23rd February 2024

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