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Electrician - Stockton Mine

About Us

Bathurst Resources Ltd currently operates Stockton Opencast Mine which is located close to the coast on a plateau in the Buller coalfield, 35 km north of Westport. This is one of New Zealand’s largest mines with a long history of coal production and produces high value coal for export to the world’s leading steel makers.

To Strengthen our Fixed Plant Team, we are filling several positions of:


We are looking for a qualified Electrician, with a proactive approach to site maintenance, who will be an important member of our team responsible for the operation and maintenance of all Fixed Plant including aerial ropeway and modern Coal Processing Plant.

Current roster pattern is nine days a fortnight, Monday to Friday, 45 hours per week.  Ideally you will have extensive knowledge and understanding of maintenance processes and process control.    

We are keen to hear from you if you have:

  • A relevant trade qualification
  • Three or more years’ practical experience in a related industry
  • A commitment to providing high-quality service
  • A safety focus and ‘can do’ attitude

To apply:

If you are interested in this position, please email a copy of your resume including a cover letter to careers@bathurstresources.co.nz

All applicants will be required to undergo a Pre-Employment Medical Assessment and Drug and Alcohol Testing.

Applicants should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa to be considered for this position.