Senior Diesel Mechanic Mining industry Broken Hill NSW - iMINCO

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Senior Diesel Mechanic – Mining industry

Senior Diesel Mechanic Mining industry Broken Hill NSW

Senior Diesel Mechanic Mining industry Broken Hill NSW

The client is a large scale business in Broken Hill, servicing large trucks for the mining industry. Due to massive expansion they are seeking a new Senior Diesel Mechanic to work in the workshop and attend call-outs including the local mines. This business is well established and provides a variety of opportunities to work on large trucks such as Frieghtliners, Volvo and Mercedes.

The role:

Will be to head up the workshop in the region, mentoring apprentices and working alongside experienced Diesel Mechanics. Work shop facilities are good providing state of the art equipment and diagnostic computerised systems.

Initially, you will undergo training with senior management, assisting you to settle in to your new regional position, then you will be in a supervisory role as well as functioning as a hands on mechanic.

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be looking to move to a regional city and explore the unique social offerings available in the region.
  • Possess Trade Qualifications as a Diesel Mechanic
  • Have the ability to function independently and mentor junior staff on above types of vehicles
  • Enjoy working overtime and doing call-outs to client sites.

Senior Diesel Mechanic Mining industry Broken Hill NSW

Senior Diesel Mechanic Mining industry Broken Hill NSW


Why look at this role?

If you are thinking of moving regionally you will enjoy an excellent lifestyle with a lower cost of living. You will gain a through knowledge of all industry in the region and be able to further your career. A family friendly environment, this region is well known for taking new arrivals to their heart.

The Pay

You will be offered a competitive base salary plus superannuation with lots of overtime and call outs to earn in excess of $100k pa. Initially, you will be provided with accommodation close to head office for training and the assistance of local staff in settling you in. Tools will be transported for you within Australia.

To be successful in this role you will either be legally able to work in Australia or hold New Zealand citizenship.

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • Large Truck: 4 years
  • Diesel Mechanic: 4 years
  • HR Licence

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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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