Mobile Maintenance Technician | Leinster | Nickel West

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Region

Australia

Location

Western Australia

Work type

Full Time

Job category

Operations

Date published

19 September 2019

Date closing

18 October 2019 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

Mobile Maintenance Technician
  • Family friendly 7x7 roster flying in and out of Perth (dayshift and nightshift required) 
  • Nickel West value and respect employees, offering an inclusive and diverse environment
  • Competitive salary on offer plus 12% superannuation and a range of company benefits

We are currently looking for two qualified and experienced hands on Mobile Maintenance Technicians to join our underground mobile maintenance team at Leinster. Reporting to Underground Mobile Maintenance Supervisor and working in a fully equipped underground workshop, you will be responsible for preventive breakdown maintenance of all underground mobile maintenance plant. You will also be working with the highest priority to safety at all times, striving to complete work within agreed timeframes and in doing so, supporting Leinster by being industry leaders in maintenance.

About You

  • Trade Qualified Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanic;
  • Previous experience in a similar role in the underground mining environment;
  • Well established previous history working on Underground equipment such as Caterpillar Loaders, Atlas Copco MT6020 trucks and Sandvik & Atlas Copco drill rigs;
  • High level of computer literacy, preferably accompanied by 1SAP experience;
  • A current "C" Class driver’s license or national equivalent; and
  • Strong orientation to safe work practices, demonstrating a "can do" attitude.
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.
As part of our commitment to health and safety, this is a smoke free operation and has a clean shaven policy.

Nickel West Leinster
Nickel West Leinster is located 375 kilometres north of Kalgoorlie in Western Australia. The operation sources nickel ore from the Perseverance Underground Mine and Cliffs Underground Mine before crushing and processing to produce a concentrate. The Leinster Village and Township offer a unique lifestyle with all the modern conveniences – an Olympic size swimming pool, health and fitness centre, race-course and even an 18 hole golf course.

To Apply

Short listing for this position will commence on Friday 18th October, 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.

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

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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