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Trade Assistants - BHP Inducted

Western Work Force - Western Australia

Trade Assistants | BHP Inducted

Western Work Force – Western Australia
$32 – $37 an hour – Permanent
Western Work Force is

A market leader in providing flexible labor and maintenance solutions to the construction and mining industry in Western Australia. Working in partnership with some of the state’s premier companies, they pride ourselves on continuously supplying high quality candidates who have a sound understanding of safety and work quality.

They are currently seeking applications from Trade Assistants with current BHP inductions for Shutdown work in June. Ideally you will have FIFO shutdown experience off siding Boilermakers, Fitters and Electricians. There will potentially be on-going shutdown work for the right candidates.

You must also possess the following :

  • Minimum 2 years FIFO experience
  • Mechanical Trade Asistant experience
  • High Risk Work Licence – EWP
  • Working at Heights
  • Enter and Work in Confined Spaces
  • Australian Drivers Licence
  • Construction white/blue card
  • Positive attitude towards safety
  • Ability to work independently and in a team
  • Physically fit and able to work in harsh conditions

All successful applicants will be required to undergo a Pre-employment Medical & Drug and Alcohol screening.

If you meet the above criteria, and think you may be suitable, please submit your resume through the ‘Apply‘ link below.


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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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