Maintenance Technician

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Western Australia

Work type

Full Time

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Date published

05 June 2019

Date closing

21 June 2019 at 00:00 GMT

About BHP

BHP is establishing Operations Services – a new team of employees who will provide production and maintenance services that have previously been performed by external contractors.
We are investing in our team to take your skills and career to places you never thought possible. This is an exciting time for BHP. Are you ready to make your place?

About the role

As a Heavy Duty Fitter, you will work within the field maintenance team in Western Australia.
You will utilize your deep technical expertise to execute mechanical work on site in line with the maintenance schedule, while striving for continuous improvement in order to maximize tool time and improve productivity and safety outcomes.

About You

To be successful with this role, you will possess:
  • Heavy Vehicle Mechanical Fitter Trade Qualification with a minimum 2 years Post Trade Experience
  • Previous experience with Atlas Copco PV271 and D65
  • Experience on Liebherr excavators - essential
  • Essential - C and HR Driver's License, Forklift Ticket, EWP, Working at Heights.
  • Desirable - CV (Hiab), CN (Non Slewing Crane), Dogman
  • Strong heavy vehicle mechanical fitting maintenance competency
  • Sound diagnostic abilities and ability to read schematic drawings
  • Exposure to asset management principles in particular overall equipment effectiveness
  • Strong presentation, communication and coaching skills
  • Ability to work closely in a team environment
  • Exposure to FIFO or shift work desirable
  • Working with a dynamic team dedicated to continuous improvement, your diversity of thought and practical experience will be embraced. You will be empowered to unlock higher performance to make a real difference to our business.
  • Remuneration and Benefits
  • Join us and be rewarded with interesting, challenging work in a supportive team culture. Develop skills for life whilst enjoying access to benefits including: incentive bonus, award winning share scheme, education assistance and generous superannuation scheme.

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.