Heavy Duty Fitters Mining Contractor Western Australia Pilbara region

Heavy Duty Fitters Mining Contractor Western Australia Pilbara region

Heavy Duty Fitters Western Australia’s Pilbara Iron Ore Mines

NRW is one of the big civil and mining contractor in Western Australia’s Pilbara region, the Northern Territory and coal rich Queensland.

In recent years, NRW has significantly expanded its services and now its fingers in a lot of mining pies, including contract mining, civil earthworks and concrete.

Throughout their history, NRW has been consistently building their team and focusing on the safety of their staff and contractors. Their business is built on people, their combined passion and underlying commitment to be Australia’s contractor of choice.

NRW urgently need suitably qualified and experienced HD Fitters and Auto Electricians for their mobile fleet across a number of projects located in the WA Pilbara region on 2:1 rosters.

If you really want this job, you’ll need the following;

  • Australian Recognised Trade Certificate as a fitter.
  • Current Australian HR Driver’s Licence essential.
  • Relevant experience working within the Civil/Mining industry.
  • Strong fault finding and analysis skills.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and be proactive in fault finding and fix.
  • Experience working with Caterpillar and Hitachi heavy machinery and equipment.

It is expected that you will be a safety conscious and focused person who is reliable and committed to your work.

In return, NRW will offer you the opportunity to join their dynamic team, gain invaluable experience and training opportunities to help you become better at your job, whilst earning a good salary which is calculated on what your current skills and experience are like.

NRW is an Equal Opportunity Employer and they strongly support diversity in their workforce. Applicants from a wide sector of the community, including women and indigenous cultures, are encouraged to apply.

If you are looking for a change and fancy working in WA, then get a move on and get your application in via the  “APPLY” button.

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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.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.

The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStar™

Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.

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.

Find out more about RII Competencies here

You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.

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