Underground HD Fitters WA
Underground Heavy Duty Fitters 2:1 FIFO roster mid-west WA
Proudly part of a 43-year-old, $3Bn global workforce solutions group, Synaco Global delivers real value to their clients across a range of specialist industries through consulting, sourcing, workforce management and workforce productivity solutions.
Synaco formally known as Acorn, opened operations in Australia in 2012 and has since grown across the country through the successful delivery of a tailored service, with local decision makers, enabling there clients to grow and win in the changing world of work.
The client works on an owner operated mechanized underground mine that uses predominantly long-hole stopping with back fill. Due to continued growth, the client is seeking experienced Underground HD Fitters to work on an ongoing 2:1 FIFO roster to the mid-west of WA.
This position will include, but not be limited to the following duties:
- Maintaining and repairing underground machinery (60t CAT trucks, Sandvik drills & loaders and Atlas Copco machinery)
- Working underground daily
- Adhering to strict OHS site requirements
To be successful in this position, candidates will need to have the following:
- Australian trade certificate (heavy diesel fitter)
- Valid driver’s license
- National Police Clearance (within 12 months)
- Must have proven underground experience
Successful candidates will be subject to pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol and national police clearance.
Point of hire for all works is Perth. With commitment to achieving a diverse workforce, they strongly encourage applications from Female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
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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
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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.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.