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Underground HD Fitters | Nickel West | 7&7

Date:  14-Jan-2022
Job Posting End Date:  14-Feb-2022;10:59:59GMT
Job Country: 

Australia

Job State/Province:  Western Australia
Job Location/Region: 

 

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

 

Working in the Mechanical Maintenance Workshop, you will be responsible for preventative and breakdown maintenance of all mobile plant equipment by running diagnostic testing and servicing diesel engine vehicles.  Your duties will include oil changes, testing engine safety, part upgrades, troubleshooting breakdowns, preforming preventative maintenance and repairing faults.  Team members are expected to demonstrate focus on safety, achievement and team engagement in all aspects of their work. Opportunities to step up in a supervisory capacity and working with a friendly and engaging crew

 

  • Family friendly roster working 7 days on 7 days off, dayshift/nightshift rotation
  • Nickel West value and respect employees, offering an inclusive and diverse environment
  • Competitive salary on offer with attractive short term incentive program, 12% superannuation and a range of company benefits

 

To find out more about working underground and to meet some of our team at Olympic Dam, click here.

 

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.

 

 

Cliffs Site:

Cliffs is located approximately 375 kilometres north of Kalgoorlie in Western Australia.  Cliffs underground Nickel Mine is an integral part of Nickel West Leinster comprising of a nickel concentrator and dryer, located 12 kilometres south of Nickel West Mt Keith. Employees at Cliffs reside at the Mt Keith village,  some of the amenities at your disposal include internet connection, outdoor swimming pool, health and fitness equipment, indoor cricket, basketball court, BBQ areas plus and arrange of social activities.

Leinster Site:

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. 

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

 

  • Trade Qualified Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanic
  • Previous history working on underground equipment such as Caterpillar loaders, Epiroc trucks, Sandvik drill rigs and Normet equipment is preferred
  • Equipment manufacturer experience highly regarded
  • Hydraulic fault finding experience would be advantageous
  • Computer literacy and/or experience in 1SAP
  • Experience in underground mining operations environment is essential
  • A current "C" Class driver’s license or national equivalent
  • Dogging, Rigging and Forklift Licenses are desirable but not essential

 

What is on offer?

 

  • Permanent positions
  • Competitive salary
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Outstanding FIFO facilities
  • Generous share match scheme
  • Novated leasing
  • A broad range of discounts through our employee benefits package
  • Ongoing support for you and your family through our Employee Assistant Program

 

About Our Process

 

At BHP, we are committed to employing individuals who align with the BHP Charter Values and meet the requirements of the role. As part of the recruitment process, there are a number of checks which may be conducted to demonstrate applicants suitability for a role including police / criminal background checks, medical, drug and alcohol testing, due diligence checks, right to work checks, and/or reference checks.

 

BHP also requires employees in Australia to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our people (from the 31st of January 2022 or earlier depending on relevant state health directives). If you are applying for a role at BHP please consider this new requirement when submitting your application. BHP will also adhere to any relevant health directives that may be made that affects our workforce. For further information please see our website (LINK) 

 

Supporting a Diverse Workforce

 

The size and magnitude of our business not only provides significant opportunity for professional development, but also attractive salary packages with performance based bonuses and unique BHP employee share program.

 

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 encourage applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, colour, sex, national origin, age, religion, people with disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, citizenship, genetic information or other protected status under federal, state or local laws.

 

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.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, citizenship, genetic information or other protected status under federal, state or local laws.

 

BHP is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.