Heavy Duty Diesel Fitter | Mt Keith | Nickel West | FIFO 2/1

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Western Australia

Work type

Full Time

Job category


Date published

07 January 2020

Date closing

26 January 2020 at 00:00 GMT

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.

Come and be a part of this success.

About the role

Opportunity for a Heavy Duty Diesel Fitter with experience working in an open pit environment, maintaining mobile mining equipment.  
  • You will be completing scheduled and breakdown maintenance as well as preventive inspections. 
  • FIFO Roster will be 2 weeks on (1 week of days, 1 week of nights) 1 week off
  • Competitive salary plus 12% superannuation and a range of company benefits
  • Great opportunity to join a global business and advance your career with one of the world's largest diverse mining organisations. 

About Nickel West

Nickel West is a fully integrated mine-to-market business. Our culture is rich with technical know-how, highly efficient and focused on innovation. The business employs over 2500 people from five operations across Western Australia comprising of nickel underground and open-cut mines, concentrators, a smelter and a refinery. We also have plans to expand our operations with new mines in the northern Goldfields and a large nickel sulphate plant in Kwinana.

A member of the BHP Group, Nickel West is undergoing an exciting business transformation to become a globally significant supplier of battery materials to the electric vehicle market. Nickel West will soon become the world’s largest producer of Nickel Sulphate, a key ingredient in lithium-ion batteries. As the world’s largest producer of nickel briquettes and nickel powder, Nickel West is leading the new-energy revolution in Western Australia. 

Nickel West has an exciting future ahead. We invite you to join us at Nickel West as we seek to energize our future.

About You

  • Heavy Duty Diesel Fitter Trade Cert (or equivalent) 
  • Minimum of HR manual drivers licence (essential)
  • Previous experience maintaining earth moving equipment (CAT & Terex)
  • High level of computer literacy, preferably accompanied by 1SAP, SIS, ET & cummins experience
  • Sound communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong orientation to safe work practices, demonstrating a "can do" attitude 

Ref: 104081


Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised close date.

Supporting a diverse workforce

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.  
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