HD Fitters

Location: Karara Posted Date: August 11, 2018
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Employer Job Id: 551736 Careermine Job Id: 1693225
HD Fitters
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Job type: Casual, Full Time - Permanent
Location: Karara
Categories: Trades, Maintenance

Who we are
Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

Our Mining division is Australia's leading diversified mining contractor. As part of this team you'll join a group of innovative thinkers who work together to provide safe, ethical and environmentally conscious outcomes that exceed customer expectations.
Position summary
Downer Mining provides open cut mining services at Karara mine, including drilling, blasting, loading, haulage and stockpile rehandle. The operation is a conventional pit with a 30Mtpa mining rate. The Karara pit will feed the client-run processing plant, which will produce 8Mtpa of magnetite concentrate. The concentrate will be transported by rail to Geraldton for shipment.

We are currently seeking experienced Heavy Duty Fitters to join the team at Karara. Key responsibilities include repairs and maintenance of heavy duty machinery, and the preparation of relevant reports and documentation.

ABOUT YOU
  • Relevant Mechanical Diesel qualification
  • Sound knowledge of CAT equipment
  • Demonstrated experience in maintaining large scale earthmoving equipment in a mining situation is essential
  • Demonstrated post trade experience within a similar role
  • Strong team player and solid communication skills
  • Drive, enthusiasm and a passion to be the best in all that you do.

WHAT WE OFFER
  • Great systems, procedures, equipment and people
  • An overriding commitment to zero harm
  • Join our diverse and inclusive business
  • Supportive work environment with professional development opportunities

Located 40 minutes from Perth by plane, this project offers a 2:1 FIFO roster from Perth and Bus in/out from Geraldton. The site has a new camp offering modern ensuited rooms, with the latest modern amenities including sporting & recreational facilities.

For a confidential discussion please call Mary-Jane Heaney on 08 62129620.

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