Fixed Plant Maintenance Technician Fitter/Turner
Chinova Resources Pty Ltd is an Australian resource company with principal activities focused in North‐West Queensland. The company has existing copper and gold operations south of Cloncurry, as well as a number of development projects and significant exploration activity on a large tenement holding in the area. Their goal is to build a profitable multi‐mine, mid‐tier mining company based initially on tenements in the Cloncurry region.
Based on a remote site and reporting to the Supervisor Maintenance-Fixed Plant, you will need to demonstrate your ability to work as part of team responsible for routine preventative and breakdown maintenance of all surface fixed plant and infrastructure.
You will have high standards of performance, excellent troubleshooting and diagnostic skills, adopt a proactive approach to OHS ensuring compliance with statutory requirements and company policies and practices – reporting all safety hazards/risks and incidents – demonstrating a committed and conscious effort towards the health and safety of yourself and others on site at all times.
To be successful in this role you MUST
Trade qualified and hold a Cert III Engineering Mechanical Trade (Fitting/Turning)—with a minimum of 5 years’ experience on a variety of fixed plant equipment in a mining crushing and processing environment, together with a manual “C” Class driver’s license.
Both confined space and working at heights training along with demonstrated metalliferous mechanical exposure to jaw and cone crushers, screening plants, grinding (rod and ball mills), conveyors, and various stand-alone plants including RO plant, sewerage plant, concrete batching and bore fields, will be advantageous.
Requiring an immediate start this position is full time working 8 days on and 6 days off FIFO roster from Townsville, therefore preference is for applicants who are currently residing in the Townsville area. Selection process will involve telephone interviews, site interviews and a pre-employment medical.
If you feel you have the required skills and are looking to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.
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If you are a proactive self-starter with demonstrated safe work practices and meet the essential criteria for this role, please upload your resume and covering letter by clicking the ‘Apply for this job’ button below OR email your resume and cover letter, clearly stating in the subject field the role you are applying for, to HR team at: hr@ChinovaResources.com.Apply for Experienced Fixed Plant Mining Maintenance Technician Fitter Turner QLD
Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.
The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.
The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.
The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.
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Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)
Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.
RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.