Heavy Duty Fitters Mining Entry Level Roles Perth - iMINCO Mining

WorkPac are seeking Heavy Duty Fitters looking for opportunity to get into Mining Industry - FIFO Perth

WorkPac - Newcastle

HD Fitters – Mining Entry Level

  • Mining Entry Level Roles
  • FIFO Perth
  • 2:1 or 8:6 Rosters available

HD Fitters with Military, Farming or Agriculture experience would be beneficial but not essential. Assessment Center’s will be held June 2018 in Perth for candidates with HD Fitter Trade Qualifications that are interested in an opportunity working in the Mining Industry.

Heavy Duty Fitters Mining Entry Level Roles Perth


  • 2/1 or 8/6 Rosters available
  • FIFO ex Perth – Some WA Regional Ports may be on offer pending availability
  • On site training provided
  • Meals & Accommodation provided on site

To be considered you must have:

  • Trade Certified in Heavy Duty Fitting
  • WA C Class Drivers License


  • HR Drivers License
  • High Risk License – EWP, LF
  • Working at heights
  • Confined Space

Candidates successful to the next stage will be required to attend an Assessment Centre with WorkPac and Rio Tinto in June 2018. To be successful you will possess a great working attitude & eagerness to develop your skills within the mining industry.

Why work for WorkPac?

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, you are most valuable asset!

WorkPac have over 45 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia. As WorkPac has such a large footprint, they know local areas and are always helping local community.
At WorkPac, they recognize they are strengthened by diversity.

They are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. They are an Equal Opportunity employer and encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Apply online today!

or call Recruitment Coordinator: Leah Phelps
Contact: Newcastle Office – 02 4927 7701

To be considered for this role, please click the ‘Apply Now’ link to submit your application. Only short listed applicants will be contacted.

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 Experienced Heavy Duty Fitters Mining Entry Level Roles 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.

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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