Rio Tinto Inducted Boilermakers Fitters Mechanics FIFO Mining Shutdowns

Rio Tinto Inducted Boilermakers and Fitters Mechanics FIFO Mining Shutdowns Pilbara

BHP, FMG,& Rio Tinto Inducted Boilermakers, Fitters & Mechanics | FIFO Shutdowns

Skillforce Recruitment Pty Ltd is a well-established and trusted recruitment service provider who are partnered with several mining contractors and premier shutdown providers.

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They offer:

  • Competitive weekly pay
  • Regular, ongoing work
  • Small, dynamic team environment
  • Ongoing support with training & development

Please note that these positions are Fly In, Fly Out from Perth Only so suited to WA based applicants only.


Successful applicants must possess the following:

Rio Tinto Inducted Boilermakers Fitters Mechanics FIFO Mining Mining Information

  • Trade Certificate
  • Working at Heights, Confined Space
  • Rio Tinto Iron Ore Essentials and Lockholder (Isolation Theory)
  • Ability to pass pre-employment fitness for work medical and ongoing drug & alcohol screening
  • Strong commitment to Health & Safety
  • Ability to work autonomously and in a team environment
  • A proven positive work ethic

Desirable but not essential:

  • Current Australian Drivers License
  • Basic Fire Training
  • Gas Test Atmospheres
  • Police Clearance
  • Pre-employment Medical
  • High Risk Ticket

If you feel you have the required skills and are looking to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.

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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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