Heavy Duty Fitter Jobs – FIFO Perth
Heavy Duty Fitter Trade Maintenance Earthmoving Machines FIFO Perth
WorkPac is currently seeking HD Fitters for maintenance work at an Altura Mine approximately 2.5 hours South East of Port Hedland . The successful candidates will work an 2:1 roster completing 11.5 hour shifts, DAYSHIFT ONLY, FIFO from Perth.
The successful candidate will be required to perform maintenance on Heavy Earth-moving Machines. Min 5 years post trade experience – looking for solid understand of the use of electronic/computer program diagnostic software as well as experience working on CAT, KOMATSU and HITACHI equipment.
Machines on site:
- Hold an Australian recognized Heavy Duty Fitter Trade Qualification
- Forklift ticket desirable
- Working At Heights desirable
- Basic rigging tickets would be preferred but not essential
- Current Manual Drivers License
- Able to pass a comprehensive pre-employment medical including DAS screen
- Demonstrated track record of working safely
- Provide two contactable referees
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.WorkPac supports diversity in the workplace, Indigenous and Female applicants are encouraged to apply.
About the Company
WorkPac is Australia’s leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors.
They are proud to partner with some of the country’s leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Register or apply for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.
Why work for WorkPac
Looking after employees is important. You are our most valuable asset! WorkPlus Employee Benefits program offers benefits across health, private insurance, financial services, travel and more.
They have a team of dedicated recruiters, most of which have in field knowledge of the industry, who make continuous contact to ensure you are happy with not only WorkPac’s service but there clients. They are committed to ensuring you are happy and safe.
WorkPac have over 45 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia.
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.
All applications are treated in the strictest of confidence and your details will not be forwarded to the company without gaining your prior consent. Make yourself stand out from everyone and create your resume with keywords contain.
How to Apply
This is an excellent opportunity for you to advance your career with a leading mining contractor. To apply for this role please follow the link below.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic mining operation that recognizes achievement and offers genuine career opportunities. Don’t forget you will need the appropriate mine site qualifications such as Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*Apply for Heavy Duty Fitter Trade Maintenance Earthmoving Machines FIFO Perth
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.