Maintenance Engineer Cadet

LOCATION: Thornton NSW 2332
POSITION:  Maintenance Engineer Cadet – full-time

Transfer your skills to a new career in business technology


We need a capable, methodical person to join our system implementation and support team at cadet level and learn how to assist in the delivery of business management solutions to our clients in the mining industry.

It’s an ideal opportunity for someone with a working knowledge of business processes and administration to transfer their skills and enter the exciting world of business technology from an accessible starting point.

This role commences with a specific data conversion project that will provide exposure to various client-service requirements and technology environments with expert internal mentorship and team support for effective on-the-job learning.

Key responsibilities:

  • Converting a number of client documents from Microsoft Word to the required digital format
  • Contributing to the improvement of procedures, checklists, and documents

Within approximately 1-1.5 years, through successful completion of the specific data conversion project, it’s expected the successful applicant will have acquired sufficient knowledge and practical experience to assume a broader, more challenging role within the system implementation and maintenance team.


To be qualified for this role you’ll need:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Intermediate to strong Word and Excel skills

  • Ability to prioritise and self-manage tasks to completion

  • High attention to detail and can-do attitude

The successful applicant will most likely possess:

  • Previous experience in one or more areas of business/back-office administration
  • Some experience working for a business in mining, manufacturing or similar industry


Pulse Mining Systems is the world-leading developer of technology for managing the business of mining. Founded in 1986, and based in the Hunter Valley NSW, the company’s systems and solutions are used in many different countries across a wide range of mining operations and resources types.

Pulse Mining ERP is the complete mine management system with five fully-integrated or standalone modules. Pulse Analytics is the groundbreaking suite of agnostic BI dashboards used in mining and other industries. Ongoing enhancements to existing systems, and frequent new product releases, are fulfilling the company’s vision to develop, improve, and evolve its world-class software, analytics, and mobility.

The Pulse team is growing due to new client acquisitions, increased scope and scale for existing clients, continuing new development and modernisation projects, and rapid technological advancements.

Pulse offers the opportunity to build a long and successful career, with pathways to career progression available. Located in a purpose-built facility at the end of the M1 freeway, Thornton, our offices and development environments are professional yet laid-back. A range of branded workwear is provided for business-casual dress. Schedules are flexible within reason, and employees can have the option of working remotely on occasion.


Submit your CV (Word/PDF) and references by email to with the subject line:

Maintenance Engineer Cadet – [your name].

Pulse Mining Systems is an equal opportunity employer.  All applications will be treated in confidence.

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