HD Fitter

Gold Fields

Location: Laverton

Job Type: Full time

Posted


Granny Smith Mine (GSM) is an underground gold mining operation located 740km northeast of Perth, Western Australia.

Our people fly to the site on a chartered jet departing Perth Airport’s Terminal 2 four days a week to Laverton with a travel time of around 85 minutes, or via road for employees residing in host community towns including Laverton and Kalgoorlie.

Role Details:

Reporting to the Leading Hand : Mechanical, you will be responsible for carrying out preventative and scheduled maintenance and breakdowns on Surface and Underground equipment as directed by your Supervisor.

Safety is a core value at Gold Fields and we expect all levels of employees to always act in a manner that seeks to enhance the safety culture and performance of our company.

This role is offered on an 8 days on, 6 days off, 7 nights on, 7 days off roster and is FIFO from Perth.

Benefits include:
Gold Fields has a vast array of benefits including:

  • 6 % Site Allowance & Quarterly Bonus Scheme & Private Health Insurance Allowance
  • Salary continuance scheme and life insurance
  • Virgin Velocity reward points
  • Continual training and ability to expand your career

Duties of the role:

  • Perform preventative maintenance through scheduled inspections, servicing, adjustments, troubleshooting and timely repair of mobile equipment
  • Provide reliable and accurate maintenance knowledge, expertise and practical application to minimize down time and subsequent loss of production
  • Assist with ongoing training and mentoring of apprentices and trainees and supervising of contractors
  • Requisitioning of parts and materials and processing of maintenance orders
  • Develop, implement and maintain adherence to appropriate procedures and processes to ensure consistent, timely and efficient delivery of mining plans.

About You:

You will have:

  • Australian recognised Heavy Mechanical Trade Qualification
  • Previous experience in mechanical maintenance in an underground environment and knowledge of mining technologies and equipment
  • Experience with Atlas M7C and E7C drills and MT6020 and MT65 trucks is desirable.
  • Experience with CAT R2900 and R1700 loaders is desirable.
  • Experience with Sandvik development drills DD421 and DD422i is desirable.
  • Automotive Air Conditioning Licence preferred but not essential.
  • Valid C Class Manual driver’s licence
  • Previous SAP & AMT experience is desirable
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral

Applications can be submitted via: https://careers.goldfields.com/Australia

We are committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce, and strongly encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, as well as candidates with culturally diverse backgrounds.

  • Stability - Granny Smith has a 10-year mine life
  • 6% Site Allowance & Quarterly Bonus Scheme
  • Private Health Insurance Allowance
  • Salary continuance scheme and life insurance
  • Virgin Velocity reward points
  • Continual training and the ability to expand your career
  • Salary Sacrifice options
  • Great workshop
  • Own rooms
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