BHP Billiton Mt Keith - Heavy Duty Diesel Fitter in Western Australia, Australia

Mt Keith - Heavy Duty Diesel Fitter

Job No.795427

Work TypeFull Time - Permanent

LocationAustralia - Western Australia

CategoriesMaintenance/Mantenimiento, Mining/Mina

Published11 Oct 2017| W. Australia Standard Time

Applications close31 Oct 2017| W. Australia Standard Time

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.

Mount Keith –Heavy Duty Diesel Fitter

  • Competitive salary on offer plus 12% superannuation and a range of company benefits

  • Fly in Fly Out roster – 7 days, 7 nights and 7 off

Nickel West value and respect employees, offering an inclusive and diverse environment

About the Role

As Heavy Duty Fitter at Mt Keith, you will report to a Heavy Equipment 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.

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. Applicants only with this prior experience need apply.

About you

  • As a Mechanical Heavy vehicle / diesel plant fitter a Trade Certificate is essential with strong Post trade experience

  • Must hold an Australian Driver's Licence – a Heavy Rigid (HR) Driver's licence with a F Class extension is highly preferred

  • Proven experience in a maintenance capacity in an earthmoving open pit field experience and large work shop environment is essential

  • Experience with computerised Maintenance Management Systems, and SAP will be highly regarded, also including SIS, ET and Cummins Insite preferred.

  • 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

  • A copy of all current qualifications must be provided at the time of interview

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.

Company Description - 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.

Supporting a Diverse Workforce

BHP value and respect employees, offering an inclusive and diverse environment where you’ll experience:

On offer is a range of employee benefits including development and career opportunities together with competitive remuneration package, including share options, generous superannuation contributions, 18 weeks of paid parental leave, performance based bonuses and a great working environment.

Nickel West Mt Keith

Nickel 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.

To Apply

Short listing for this position will commence on31stof October 2017, however we do reserve the right to close this position earlier than stated. To enable us to process your application as quickly as possible simply click on the ‘apply’ button below.

The health and safety of our people and our host communities is a value that drives the way we work. Our consolidated commitment to achieving the highest level of safety performance stands at the forefront of our planning, actions and behaviours.

Please note: It is a requirement that all internal applicants advise their immediate line manager of their application.