Heavy Duty Diesel Fitter - Nickel West Mt Keith

BHP Regional WA

Location:Regional WA
Job Type:Full Time
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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.

Come and be a part of this success.

**About Nickel West****A member of the BHP Group, Nickel West produces nickel in-concentrate and has its operations located throughout Western Australia - comprising mines, concentrators, a smelter and a refinery.Nickel West is rich in technical know-how, innovative and focused on transforming our business. We are taking advantage of the significant changes we can see occurring around the world, by supplying nickel sulphate to the New Energy market. As Heavy Duty Fitter at Mt Keith, you will report to the Maintenance Supervisor and be responsible for maintenance of the Heavy Vehicle fleet in a safe and operable condition in accordance with Mt Keith maintenance strategy.

  • Several Fantastic

Permanent Opportunity in our Mt Keith Mine on a 2 weeks on 1 week off


  • Relocation on offer

for Interstate applicants, come and be part of our success!

  • Competitive salary on

offer plus 12% superannuation and a range of company benefits

We have a great opportunity for several HDD Fitters. Our fleet comprises of a range of equipment including Caterpillar 793d’s and cat auxiliary equipment, Liebherr 996 shovels, Liebherr 994 excavators, Terex RH340 excavators, Pit viper 271 drill rigs and various support machinery.

  • A Mechanical Heavy vehicle and/or Diesel Plant Fitter Trade Certificate is highly desirable.
  • Must hold an Australian Driver's Licence. A Heavy Rigid (HR) Driver's licence with a F Class extension is highly preferred
  • Experience in a maintenance capacity in an earthmoving open pit field experience and large work shop environment is essential
  • Previous experience working within a continuous shift roster environment would be advisable
  • Understanding of permit to work and job hazard analysis systems will be preferred

As part of the recruitment process for this position you may be required to undergo a pre-employment medical and participate in a background screen including a criminal history check, identity check and qualifications check.

Nickel West Mt KeithNickel West Mt Keith is located 460 kilometres north of Kalgoorlie in the Northern Goldfields. Nickel West Mt Keith is a surface mining operation with an open pit and concentrator plant. The operation is surrounded by pastoral stations, with the nearest townships being Leinster and Wiluna. There’s plenty to keep you entertained in the Mt Keith Village. Take the heat off the day and head to the pool – or join in a game of footy. BBQ dinners are regularly held and other social activities include movie nights. Employees commute to and from Perth on a fly in / fly out roster or form regional areas on a drive in / drive out roster.

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.**