Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanic | Mobile Maintenance | South Flank

Last updated 23 minutes ago
Location:Australia

About BHP

At BHP we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential. With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities. Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success.

The South Flank Project is an expansion of BHP's existing Mining Area C hub, located approximately 130 km by road north-west of the town of Newman. This project has potential to become one of the largest standalone iron ore processing centres in the world, within reach of several billion tonnes of high-grade ore.

This is a rare opportunity for a dynamic individual to be part of something big - to work in an innovative team, with evolving technology, and playing a pivotal role in creating a world class mine.

Job Description

A multi-million dollar investment has been made towards an impressive fleet of mobile equipment, including the market’s latest models of dozers, graders, loaders, excavators, drills and haul trucks.

With a focus on reliability and quality, these Heavy Duty Diesel Fitter roles will be dedicated on delivering world class maintenance of our mobile equipment, and be a key driver in continuously improving and standardising work practices.

About You

We are eager to engage with energetic and experienced Heavy Duty Diesel Fitters who have demonstrated large-scale equipment maintenance experience on Caterpillar Ancillary Equipment and/or Blast Hole Drill Rigs and Large Hydraulic Excavators. Your expertise in problem solving & diagnostics, coupled with your ability to communicate and build strong team relationships will make you an ideal candidate. Your focus on continuous improvement along with your ability to coach and mentor will be highly regarded.

A Trade Qualification in Heavy Vehicle Mechanical Fitting and a valid Driver’s licence is essential.

You ideally must be located in Western Australia or be prepared to move to Western Australia for this opportunity. Further information will be provided throughout the recruitment process.


What we offer you

Working on our new South Flank operation, we will provide you an environment where health and wellbeing are seen as a pre-requisite for safety and production. People are empowered, collaboration enabled and teams are connected to the strategy and plan. Our workforce is flexible, inclusive and diverse.

The roster will be based on a foundation of 2 week on (1 week days, 1 week nights), 1 week off, but those in pursuit of flexible work arrangements are encouraged to apply.

Supporting a Diverse Workforce

The size and magnitude of our business not only provides significant opportunity for professional development, but also attractive salary packages with performance based bonuses and unique BHP employee share program.

At BHP, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people. We know there are many aspects of our employees' lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life. These benefits include flexible working options, a generous paid parental leave policy, other extended leave entitlements and parent rooms.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, citizenship, genetic information or other protected status under federal, state or local laws.

BHP is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.