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Diesel Fitter

Job ID
988935
Job Type
Permanent Full-time
Location
Aus - WA Regional
Categories
Mining Maintenance, Trade - Heavy Diesel Fitter
Applications close
W. Australia Standard Time

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.

Rocky's Reward Project - Location 370 km North of Kalgoorlie, WA

About the role

As our next Diesel Fitter reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results.

Based at our Rocky’s Reward open-cut mine site project, WA with an 2/1 FIFO (Days & Nights) roster from Perth, you will thrive on meeting all goals and challenges, and act with fairness and integrity in all that you do. The successful applicant will join a passionate and energetic team where they will be responsible for providing technical knowledge, support and assistance to Thiess’ maintenance operations.  

In this role, you will:

  • Perform the servicing, repair and maintenance of large scale CAT and Komatsu mobile mining and other equipment as directed in accordance with servicing, lubrication and maintenance systems documentation
  • Completing General Maintenance, Breakdowns, Services and Component Change outs to a high regard
  • Source technical information from relevant reference manuals, technical bulletins, OEM and computer based systems
  • Ensure good housekeeping standards
  • Contribute to maximising equipment utilisation

About you

  • Cert III in Heavy Diesel Fitting or equivalent
  • HR Drivers Licence preferable
  • 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
  • Experience with the maintenance, service and repair of CAT 785 and 793 haul trucks a must

About the benefits

  • Option to salary-sacrifice flights into Perth
  • Accommodation is provided in the Leinster Village and township. With recent investment in the town and the mine site, there are great facilities available to make you feel comfortable
  • Leinster has a swimming pool, fitness centre, squash, basketball and tennis courts, a grassed oval, an indoor sporting stadium and a 6 hole golf course
  • There is also a medical centre, plus an IGA supermarket which also has access to an ATM facility
  • There is no ‘Wet Mess’ as this function is provided at the Tavern which also offers meals and a bottle shop
  • Leinster is only a 1 hour and 20 minute flight from Perth with a short drive from camp to site, meaning you spend less time travelling to and from work
  • Full time direct employment, a competitive salary and the opportunity to be a part of the world's largest Mining Services Provider: Thiess Mining & Metals

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. 

How to apply

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