Maintainer Wagon Mechanical – FIFO to Port Hedland
Roy Hill represents the next generation of integrated iron ore mine, rail and port operations in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Situated approximately 340 kilometers south east of Port Hedland, world-class operation is the only independent iron ore business with West Australian majority ownership.
With a defined mineralisation of more than 2.4 billion tonnes of high grade iron ore, enough to sustain a mine life of more than 20 years, Roy Hill is introducing a new wave of innovation, technology and knowledge to Australia’s iron ore industry.
Roy Hill’s independently owned and operated railway is a 344km standard gauge, single line, heavy haul railway built to transport 55Mtpa of iron ore from the Roy Hill Mine to the dedicated Port stockyard facility in Port Hedland.
Utilizing state-of-the-art train loading systems and the fastest rail car dumpers, the Rail division is a leading example of our innovation and technology investments. Roy Hill is seeking an experienced Maintainer Wagon Mechanical to work as part of the rail maintenance team.
You will respond quickly to equipment and mechanical issues, minimize downtime and improve reliability in a safe and efficient manner.
You will also undertake:
- Scheduled and unscheduled maintenance tasks.
- Wheel set machining plan as scheduled.
- Responding to rolling stock breakdowns.
- Inputting of maintenance data and time-sheets into SAP in a timely manner.
- Assisting with the recovery of all Rolling Stock.
As the ideal candidate, you will have extensive experience working in Rolling Stock maintenance and you will ideally have further experience working on fuel tank cars, track machinery and in wheel lathe operation.
You will also have:
- An Australian Recognized Trade Certificate.
- Current WA drivers license.
- Forklift, EWP, Overhead Gantry Crane and Dogging license.
- The ability to adapt to constantly changing priorities and a team focused attitude.
What they can offer
The people are the driving force behind the growth of the business and our success. They are committed to attracting and retaining people who have the right mix of skills, knowledge, leadership and motivation to operate one of Australia’s largest and most innovative integrated iron ore mining, rail and port operations.
Roy Hill offers rewarding careers, generous benefits, and a unique opportunity to join a dynamic workplace where teamwork, innovation, agility and personal leadership empowers you to perform at your best.
Roy Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages indigenous Australians and females to apply. We promote cultural diversity, gender equality and non- discrimination. To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work permanently in Australia.
Please note that unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.
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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 Mining Maintainer Wagon Mechanical FIFO Port Hedland Australia
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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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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.
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