Service Support Technician | Leinster | FIFO 7/7


Location: Western Australia

Job Type: Full time


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

As the Service Support Technician, you will be a part of the Site Improvement Team at Leinster that is responsible for execution of small capital projects and hazard rectification works on Site. The direct team is a small team comprised of mechanical trades, a coordinator and Supervisor and forms part of the larger Maintenance Services Team.

This position offers a friendly FIFO roster working days only roster 7 days on, 7 days off.

Your responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Supporting and assisting trades to execute remedial and improvement works
  • Acting as a sentry / spotter for high risk works
  • Ordering, organising and staging parts and equipment
  • Assisting other team member as instructed by Supervisor

About Leinster

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.

About You

You will believe in the value of what supporting the maintenance and operations can bring to an organisation. To be considered for these position it is not considered essential to have prior experience within the mining industry.

We are eager to engage with people who have a genuine interest in the mining industry. We would still love to hear from those who come from a range of backgrounds such as Construction, Manufacturing, Aviation, Civil, Defence, Marine, Oil & Gas and Agriculture– just to name a few!

To be considered for this position, you will ideally have the following:

  • C Class Drivers Licence is essential (HR Drivers Licence is preferred)
  • High Risk Work Licence – Forklift, Elevated Work Platform is desirable
  • Confined Space and Working Safely at Heights Tickets is desirable
  • Attention to detail and a mechanical aptitude
  • Reliable and responsible with the ability to work autonomously as well as in a team
  • Enjoy being hands on and working outdoors
  • Willing to learn and contribute to promoting a supportive and positive team culture

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.

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 a 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 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, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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