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Heavy Duty Fitter

Job Highlights

  • 8/6 : 7/7 day shift/night shift roster

  • FIFO options from Perth or Dampier Residential

  • Ongoing position

About our Client

Rio Tinto operates the world's largest integrated portfolio of iron ore assets. These assets include a world-class, integrated network of 15 iron ore mines, four port facilities, a 1,700 kilometre rail network and related infrastructure. Rio Tinto are expanding operations in the Pilbara to epic proportions while introducing next generation technologies to deliver greater efficiency, lower production costs and improved health, safety and environmental performance.

About the Role

WorkPac has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Heavy Duty Fitter at Rio Tinto's Dampier Salt mine site.

Reporting to Rio Tinto's Dampier Maintenance Workshop Supervisor, you will repair and conduct preventative maintenance, fault diagnostics and breakdown repairs on mobile fleet out in the field and workshop. You will also inspect and determine equipment condition and assess its suitability to return to service.

Some of the fleet of heavy mobile equipment of which you will need to have experience on are;

  • CAT 789, 793 Dump Trucks

  • Terex MT4400 Dump Trucks

  • Komatsu 830E, 930E Dump Trucks

  • CAT 994 Loaders

  • Komatsu WA1200 Loaders

  • CAT D10, D11 Dozers

  • CAT 16, 24 series Graders

  • Hitachi 3600, 5500, 5600 Diggers

  • Komatsu PC4000, PC5500 Diggers

Skills & Experience

  • Relevant Australian recognised heavy diesel trade certification

  • Demonstrated experience in a similar position

  • Manual C Class Australian issued Drivers Licence (minimum)

  • Experience driving around open pits

  • Experience working on autonomous haulage sites (advantageous)

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

Apply Now

Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:

Ruth Pop- Recruitment Coordinator

Phone contact: 08 9201 6206

WorkPac - Industrial Mining

Reference no-TMPRIJ202272914

At WorkPac, we recognise 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.

Job title: Heavy Duty Fitter
Contract type: Casual
Location: Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Fitting and Welding Trades and Services
Job expiry: 2022-12-21
Reference: TMPRIJ202272914