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MPU Fitter

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Aus - QLD Regional
Mining Maintenance
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Our people are central to our success.

With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential.

Join our team of industry leaders – because with us, your skills, knowledge and experience will make a difference to the benefit of our clients, communities and project partners.

About us

With a history since 1934, Thiess is the world’s largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities in leading commodities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Every day, we optimise the mining lifecycle to create lasting value.

The Lake Vermont Coal Project is situated in Dysart, North Queensland.

About the role

As our next MPU Fitter reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results within a high-performance team.

We are currently seeking an experienced MPU Fitter looking for a permanent employment opportunity. If you are driven, passionate and have a drive for safety, you are exactly what we are looking for.

This role is a permanent position that will see you working 12-hour day shifts on a 7/7 Roster (Wednesday – Tuesday); full camp facilities are available and bus transportation is provided from Mackay or Rockhampton to the Dysart Camp. There are also regular opportunities to work overtime shifts.

In this role, your responsibilities will include:

  • Perform the servicing, repair and maintenance of large-scale mobile mining equipment as directed in accordance with Thiess servicing, lubrication and maintenance systems documentation
  • Completing General Maintenance, Breakdowns, Services and Component Change outs to a high regard
  • Source technical information from the relevant available reference manuals, technical bulletins, OEM and computer-based systems
  • Ensure good housekeeping standards are maintained at all times
  • Conduct required inspection to maximise equipment utilization

About you

Role Requirements as a MPU Fitter at Lake Vermont:

  • Trade Certificate in Diesel Fitting or relevant equivalent 
  • Post-trade experience working in the Mining or Heavy Earth Moving industry 
  • Experience in General Maintenance, Breakdowns, Component Change Outs and Servicing of Heavy Earth Moving Equipment 
  • Demonstrated experience with Liebherr and CAT large earthmoving equipment 

Our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision: everyone matters always.

Through this vision, we will build a community where respect, value and thoughtfulness toward each person will underpin their ability to bring their full self to work because here they will be empowered, safe and included.

How to apply

This role is an opportunity to make the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment there is no better time to join Thiess.

To apply for this role please follow the below link. Applications close on Sunday 16 December 2018.

How to apply

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