Start Date: Immediately
Job Description: A machinery operator is sought to work in the remote Pilbara location of Paraburdoo, Western Australia and the surrounding vicinity to carry out rehabilitation work of post iron-ore exploration drilling sites. Previous experience operating machinery such as wheel loaders, steel track excavators, graders and highway trucks in the Pilbara will be highly regarded. A minimum of a HR licence will be required in addition to appropriate tickets and qualifications for the above-mentioned equipment. The ability to diagnose and complete minor repairs and maintenance such as hydraulic hose replacement, filter and tyre changes will be well regarded.
This is a casual role on a 3 weeks on and 1 week off roster with an RDO on the 14th day. The pay rate includes daily machine hours, pre-start and field assessment hours, travel days, travelling to and from the campsite to the job-site, client requested inductions and training in addition to minor maintenance time and breakdowns including travel for repairs. Daily hours are generally based on a 12-hour day.
Benefits: Single on-site donga style accommodation + all meals + employer arranged and compensated flights from Perth to site.
Please note that this is a permanent position and not available to Working Holiday Visa Holders.