JULY 2018 Mechanical Mining Shutdowns
Techforce is a specialized niche recruitment group with over 25 years’ experience supplying qualified and experienced blue-collar shutdown maintenance personnel to the mining and oil & gas industries across Australia.
Techforce clients have scheduled regular ongoing shutdowns across BHP, FMG, RIO, ROY HILL, KARARA and various other WA mine sites. Due to their every increasing order book they are proactively recruiting the below trades to join there ongoing core shutdown crews;
- Mechanical Fitters
- Rubber Liners
- Belt Splicers
- Trade Assistant
- Int – Adv Riggers
Current site inductions are highly advantageous but not essential as they can help you get inducted!
To be successful, candidates must have at a minimum;
- Australian Recognized Trade Certificate
- Current High Risk Licence – Riggers/Scaffolders
- Confined Space – Within 2 years
- Working at Heights – Within 2 years
- OHS White Card
- GTA and FXT – This is a requirement for some sites including BHP
- CPR/LVR – If you’re an electrician
- MSIC’s are not essential however, they are highly advantageous
- All applicants must be able to pass a full pre-employment medical aswell as drug & alcohol testing
What’s on offer;
- Back to Back shut downs commencing in June with multiple clients
- Regular ongoing shutdowns with multiple clients
- To work for and be inducted with Australia’s biggest Engineering & Mining companies
- Extremely competitive shutdown rates
- Opportunity to upskill and move in to ongoing or perm rostered work
If you are interested and would like to be considered for any of the above positions, please forward a current CV to email@example.com ASAP! and call the Perth office on 08 6363 7040 to follow up
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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 Multi Skilled Mechanical Fitters & Boilermakers Perth WA Mine Jobs
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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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.