Leading Hand Fitter

THIESS (Perth WA, Australia) 8 days ago

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With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential. Join our team today.

About the role

Thiess is seeking a  Mobile Plant Maintenance  Leading Hand  for permanent employment opportunity to work on the Brockman 2 LensAB open-cut mining project. 

Our recruitment team will be commencing shortlisting and processing of applicants immediately in order to secure a start on schedule.

Permanent full-time opportunity with Thiess. Pilbara location, mine-site based role; FIFO ex-Perth

With a 2/1 FIFO roster from Perth, reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, you will thrive on meeting all goals and challenges, and act with fairness and integrity in all that you do. In return, we will celebrate your achievements and provide great opportunities for you to take your career to the next level.

In this role, you will but are not limited to:

  • Comply with Thiess’ policies and procedures
  • The leadership of maintenance crew following directives of managers and supervisors
  • Lead the performance of servicing, repair and maintenance of Hitachi, CAT Trucks and Dozers and other equipment as directed in accordance with Thiess servicing, lubrication and maintenance systems documentation
  • Source technical information from the relevant available reference manuals, technical bulletins, and computer-based systems
  • Assist crews to effectively meet daily safety and maintenance targets for the project
  • Provide technical information to staff and operations personnel
  • Source and requisition parts and/or equipment requirements through the appropriate manuals or publications using the correct ordering procedure
  • Verify the implementation of solutions and/or control further non-conforming machinery until the deficiency or unsatisfactory condition has been corrected

About you

  • Trade Qualified Plant Mechanic Certificate III Automotive Mechanical Technology (Heavy Vehicle Mobile Equipment) or equivalent
  • At least 5 years of mining experience with exposure to leading or supervision of mobile maintenance fitters
  • HR Drivers license required
  • High-risk licenses highly regarded 
  • Demonstrated ability to work with cross-functional teams
  • You will also need to possess a high regard and practice of health and safety at all times
  • Prior leadership experience highly regarded
  • Proven compliance and commitment to health and safety at all times
  • Be committed to our principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation & Delivery 

About us

We partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. For more than 80 years, we’ve operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses that insight to optimise solutions for each project and create lasting value for our clients and the communities we live and work in.

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We’re focused on creating an inclusive environment to allow our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered. 

Visit our website to learn more – http://www.thiess.com

How to apply

This role is an opportunity to make the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment there is no better time to join Thiess.

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