All trades Shutdowns Darwin Pro Active Recruitment - iMINCO Mining

All trades Shutdowns Darwin Pro Active Recruitment


Techforce’s clients have scheduled regular shutdowns across BHP, FMG, RIO, ROY HILL, CAPE PRESTON and various other sites.

Pro-actively recruiting for personnel over the following trades:

  • Mechanical Fitters
  • Boilermakers
  • Advanced Riggers
  • Trade Assistants
  • Roller Technicians
  • Scraper Technicians
  • Electricians
  • Crane Operators
  • High Pressure Water Blasters

BHP, Rio Tinto and FMG inductions advantageous but not essential. They can help you get your inductions if you need them.

To be successful, candidates must have:

  • Confined Space and Gas Testing – Within 2 (RIO) or 5 (FMG/BHP) years for expiry.
  • Working at HeightsWithin 2 (RIO) or 5 (FMG/BHP) years for expiry.
  • FXT – Fire Extinguisher Training for BHP.
  • CPR/LVR (Electricians only)
  • Current WA Drivers License
  • Trade Certificate

You will also be required:

  • To pass a full pre-employment medical and LAB drug and alcohol screen.
  • To have previous fixed plant maintenance experience.

Benefits of working with Techforce:

  • Regularly scheduled shutdownswith various different clients.
  • Competitive shutdown rates
  • Retention of Work – Ongoing/rolling shuts from week to week.

Residents local to the Port Hedland/Newman areas and Indigenous Candidates are highly encouraged to apply

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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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