Heavy Duty Diesel fitter – Port Hedland
Heavy Duty Diesel Fitter Mining Maintenance Kalgoorlie WA
Qube is an ASX top 100 company and one of Australia’s largest integrated providers of import and export logistics services. They operate in over 100 locations across Australia and New Zealand with a workforce in excess of 6,500 people.
Qube Bulk counts as its customers some of the best known and leading mining and resources companies in Australia and has won a reputation for providing a cost effective, reliable and quality service to our customers.
This role is responsible for the service, inspection and repair of QUBE mobile machinery. This role requires a minimum of at least two years’ experience working in the heavy/medium vehicle industry. A strong Heavy Duty Diesel Fitter skill coupled with an ability to communicate effectively with others at all levels are important, as are sound planning and organisation skills.
A sound understanding and working knowledge of Occupational Safety and Health Regulations, Western Australia Main roads legislation and Chain of Responsibility obligations is desirable. The Heavy Duty Diesel Fitter will also be required to use their own initiative and apply a deductive approach when maintaining productivity and cost effectiveness.
These positions are locally based for people in the Port Hedland area or nearby. A relocation package is available for qualified applicants who are willing to relocate. Alternatively, FIFO is available on a 2/1 roster ex Perth.
- Carry out truck and trailer scheduled servicing, maintenance and inspections
- Maintain fleet paper trail on servicing, maintenance and repairs
- Carry out repairs as directed and parts change outs
- Attend fleet roadside breakdowns
- Communicate effectively with drivers and plant operators
- Order parts using order numbers and listed suppliers
- Maintenance of company vehicles and mechanical aids
- maintenance schedule and operating manuals/procedures..
- Identify and record deficiencies relating to products and services.
Qualifications and Experience
- Mechanical Trade Certification.
- Experience working with Heavy Duty Diesel Equipment
- Experience in a heavy industry transport or mining environment
- Strong mechanical aptitude
- Good problem solving skills
- Ability to work safely in a regulated environment
Qube values diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.
How to apply
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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.