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BHP Billiton 

Surface Maintenance Electrician


World Class Mining

BHP Billiton is all about smart technology, innovation and great talent. If you want a challenging career and a chance to explore resource opportunities as well as your ambitions, we're the company for you. Think Smart. Think BHP Billiton.

BHP Coal New Mexico is seeking qualified individuals who are looking for an excellent opportunity to join our world class team at our Navajo Mine operations located near Farmington, New Mexico.


You will troubleshoot, maintain and install electrical circuits on Mining
equipment, facilities, power lines and substations; and perform MSHA
inspections/repairs on same. Requires 5+ years as a journeyman
electrician working with surface mining equipment or heavy duty
construction equipment and facilities (related industrial experience or
maintenance may be considered).


Qualified candidates must possess a high school diploma/GED and a valid driver’s license. Advanced vocational school or apprenticeship education preferred, strong written/verbal communication and team skills, flexibility, and ability to pass pre-employment tests. Knowledge of risk awareness and hazard identification are preferred. This position requires an MSHA electrical qualification.

BHP Billiton offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package: Paid Holidays and Vacations, Tuition Reimbursement, 401K Plan, Medical and Dental insurance.

Please send your resume via mail, fax or by e-mail no later than September 25, 2007 to:

Employment Supervisor
BHPBilliton - New Mexico Coal
PO Box 561
Waterflow, New Mexico 87421

Email your resume & certification to

Call the job hotline at 1-888-9bhpjob for more information

Further information about the BHP Billiton Group can be found at:

As permitted by the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title VII, Section 703, qualified individual who are American Indian and who live on or near the Navajo and Mountain Ute Reservations will be afforded preferential treatment in hiring for this position.

BHP Billiton has an overriding commitment to safety and environmental responsibility.
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