Shutdown Mechanical Fitter WA
Mader is a leading supplier of quality tradespeople to the Australian mining industry. They pride there selves on ensuring that excellent customer service is provided at all times through there strong team culture, dedication and skills within the industry.
They are currently seeking trade qualified Mechanical Fitters with proven experience with Fixed Plant equipment to join WA shutdown operations. Working on a variety of sites, projects and a range of clients, the work will be a mixture of shutdowns and projects, which will include repairs and routine preventative maintenance.
- Mechanical Fitter Cert 3 (Fixed Plant and must be Australian recognized)
- Excellent troubleshooting and diagnostic skills
- Ability to work well in a team in remote areas
- Strong commitment towards safety and quality
- Motivated and hard working with a professional attitude
- Company and customer focused.
All candidates will be required to:
- Supply a current manual Drivers License
- Able to provide a National Police Check completed in the last 3 months
- Hold a current Working at Heights ticket
- Hold a current Confined Space ticket
- Current work tickets such as forklift, EWP are desired however not essential
- Ability to pass a medical and D&A assessment.
This role is offered on a casual basis and candidates must be based in WA to qualify. Mader Contracting is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply.
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How to Apply
Applicants are welcome to call Alyce Harris on 0438 172 783,
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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