HD Fitters - Carrapateena

Last updated 44 minutes ago
Location:Adelaide, Pernatty
Job Type:Full Time

Are you looking for your next career move? Do you need a lifestyle change? We have an opportunity for you to join us on large scale operation with a life expectancy of 20 years

Downer Mining are seeking applications for experienced Underground Heavy Diesel Fitters to join the team on a permanent basis at Carrapateena, a large-scale, world class modern underground mine owned by OZ minerals located in South Australia 160km north of Port Augusta.

The Carrapateena team works a lifestyle friendly fly in fly out shift roster of 14/14. We have short chartered flights from Adelaide or Port Augusta to site.

If you are South Australian based or would consider relocating for a permanent position, we would love to hear from you.

Your New Role

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, you will be responsible for carrying out repairs and preventative maintenance on the mobile fleet. You will also perform inspections to determine condition and suitability to return to service. This role will also participate in reliability improvement programs with engineering personnel.

About You

  • Trade Qualification in light vehicle or HD Fitter Mechanic Qualification is essential
  • Prior underground hard rock experience preferred
  • Current manual drivers license
  • Equipment experience would be preferred on the following;
    • Sandvik -TH663i, LH621i, DD421, DS421, DD 422i
    • Atlas Copco E7C
    • Normet SF050, LF700, CT
    • CAT M140, D10T
  • Ability to maintain a safe and clean workspace at all times
  • Willing and able to pass Pre-employment checks, including a National Police Check
  • You will have initiative and a flexible approach to work with effective communication skills
  • Committed to a No Harm Environment

What We Offer

  • Accommodation provided by Tjungu village which offers free Wi-Fi, great dining facilities with a range of food options as well as a range of lifestyle options to make you feel at home;
  • Telstra 4G mobile network coverage available across site;
  • A permanent role with a competitive and attractive hourly rate and accrual of 5 weeks AL with competency-based pay increases;
  • Access to a range of employee benefits and discounts on health insurances and local health check programs, as well as discounted vehicle hire and much more!;
  • A diverse and supportive work environment where individuals are encouraged to show initiative;
  • Access to a range of career development and advancement opportunities;
  • Our Zero Harm initiative: A genuine commitment to the health and safety of all employee;
  • Job security in the form of a long term contract and a long term mine life.

How To Apply

  • Job security in the form of a long term contract and a long term mine life.

How To Apply

To register your interest, please hit the “apply now” button and follow instructions to register

As an employer who embraces Equal Opportunity and promotes diversity, we encourage men and women of all ages and backgrounds, including Indigenous Australians, to apply.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

For more information, please contact Taylah.Williams@downergroup.com. Applications must be made via the careers portal and will not be accepted via email.