Heavy Duty Mechanics Mount Marion FIFO 2&1 Roster West Australian

Experienced Heavy Duty Mechanics with a minimum of 3 years' mining experience to join the team at Mount Marion - full time basis on a FIFO 2&1 Roster

Heavy Duty Mechanics

Mineral Resources Limited (MRL) is a leading West Australian diversified mining, contracting, processing and commodities production company.


  • Small site, small crews – everyone knows who you are
  • Newly built site with a modern, well maintained fleet of Heavy Mining/Earthmoving Equipment
  • Young fleet, many machines with sub twenty thousand hours
  • Excellent safety standards
  • Job security – mine site life up to 20 years
  • The new Camp is two weeks old serving exceptional food!

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Australian recognized Trade certificate
  • Experience working on CAT and Komatsu earth moving equipment
  • Excellent safety awareness with good housekeeping habits
  • The ability to work unsupervised in a safe and efficient manner

If you’re interested in this role and you believe your skills,experience and competencies match the above criteria, please click “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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