Electrical Communications Technician – U/G Mining (Maintenance)

The Jamestech Group of Companies are well-respected Electrical Contractors sevicing the Mining and Minerals, Oil and Gas industries throughout Australia and Abroad.

To further assist our current Project and Maintenance Teams in Nth Qld, we require the services of:

Electrical Communications Technician –  U/G Mining (Maintenance)

Duties & Key areas of responsibility:

  • Installation, fault finding, programming and repairing of:
    • Fibre Optic and Leaker Feeder Communication Systems
    • Proximity Awareness System (PAS)
    • Tele Remote Control Loading Systems
  • Installation and maintenance of two way radio’s in Light Vehicles and Mobile Plant Equipment
  • Configuration and support of digital IP based networks
  • Identify and rectify technical issues with customers IP network and radio communication network infrastructure
  • Maintenance of existing network and communications infrastructure
  • Management of switches, routers, servers and workstations for sites network systems
  • Commissioning base station equipment
  • Maintenance of Multi Coupling Equipment
  • Installation and commissioning HF, VHF, MPT1327, P25, TETRA


  • Minimum 5 years’ Mining Industry Experience
  • Current Australian Drivers Licence
  • Fibre Optic and Leaker Feeder Communication Systems experience required
  • Mototrbo Radio System experience required
  • Tele Remote Control Loading Systems experience required
  • IP Networking experience high regarded
  • Proximity Awareness System (PAS) experience highly regarded

Please only apply if you are confident you have the abilties above.

Essential requirements:

  • Qld Electrical License or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years’ Mining / Industrial Experience
  • Excellent Safety Culture
  • First Aid Cert
  • Current Australian Manual Drivers License
  • Current LVR & CPR

Rosters – 8/6 FIFO Roster ex Townsville, Cairns or Brisbane

3 month initial contract

Please only apply if you are confident you have the abilities above.

If you feel you would like to work for a progressive, multi disciplined contractor with growing opportunities, please email a current resume and cover letter to

Email a current resume and cover letter to:

James Technologies Pty Ltd.
Telephone 1300 732 881 (freecall Australia only)

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