Heavy Duty Fitter Mobile plant Mining sites Pilbara WA - iMINCO

Mineral Resources Limited (MRL) is looking for Heavy Duty Fitter Mobile plant Mining sites Pilbara WA

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Mineral Resources Limited

Heavy Duty Fitter – Mine Site WA

Heavy Duty Fitter Mobile plant Mining sites Pilbara WA

(MRL) is a leading Australian based mining services and processing company, with decades of experience in the mining services sector. Innovation is at the core of MRL’s culture which has helped the Company grow the business whilst using there own Iron Ore and Lithium mine sites to prove up research and development.

Heavy Duty Fitter Mobile plant Mining sites Pilbara WA

To support this culture, Mineral Resources are searching for experienced and innovative Heavy Duty Fitters to join the team on a full time permanent basis and make a difference. They are searching for self-starters who can take ownership and bring new ideas to the team!

About the role: 

  • Regular preventative maintenance on heavy mobile plant
  • Major component scheduled change outs
  • Diagnostics, fault finding and troubleshooting

Fleet includes:

  • Hitachi EX2600-6 & EX1900-6
  • Komatsu PC1205SP-8, HD785-7, HD1500-8, WA500-6, WA600-6, D375A-6, D155A-5 & GD655-5
  • CAT 777G, 785D, D10T, D9T, 988H, 988K, 982M & 992K, 16M
  • Various ancillary equipment including Gen-Sets, Lighting Towers, EWP and LV’s

Heavy Duty Fitter Mobile plant Mining sites Pilbara WA


  • Australian Trade Certificate – Heavy Mobile Plant
  • Current Driver’s license (HR/HC is desirable)
  • Experience working with Mining and Earthmoving equipment
  • Ability to work in, and maintain, a zero harm culture and work safely at all times

They are offering:

  • Career progression for motivated and innovative individuals
  • The opportunity to obtain additional high risk licenses E.g. EWP, CN, DG, RB
  • 2:1 family friendly roster
  • Food and camp – first class amenities owned and run
  • Long term stability – they want to invest in you!

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Progressing when competent, operators move up to the larger CAT 793 and CAT 797 truck, giving them the confidence and ability to handle larger load capacities on a range of challenging mine sites.

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