Phil English

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Heavy Diesel Mechanic


Infrastructure & Mining


AU$120000 - AU$150000 per annum + super + flights & accommodation




Full Time

Opportunity to join highly reputable international contractor on long-term project. Full training & support on 2/2 roster with flights, accom & meals.

  • Enjoy a 2/2 roster with full flights, modern accommodation & quality meals inc
  • World class support & training in a well connected & dynamic crew culture
  • Family feel from day one

The Company

An international leader in mining with an expansive portfolio of projects and scope of work. Offering a variety of services to the underground sector and also boasting success across a variety of challenging contracts on a domestic and global level.

  • Global portfolio with expanding demands across Australian mining
  • World class support and training with various opportunities to dual trade and upskill
  • High safety and team culture focus to build and maintain a dynamic workforce
  • Competitive rates and perks with domestic + interstate travel and accommodation provided

The Camp

Based in the heartland of South Australian mining, the camp features very modern facilities with a quality canteen and further inclusions planned for the future. The site currently has;

  • Ensuited rooms with air conditioning and wifi
  • Good quality and consistent standard of meals included
  • Clean camp site with large array of facilities & activities

The Roster

Enjoy an attractive 2/2 even time roster (a week of days / week of nights), the travel would consist of the below;

  • Fly into site at 8am Wednesdays from Adelaide typically (Port Augusta optional) - 12-hour shifts
  • Arrive back in Adelaide around 11am Wednesdays for R&R
  • Interstate arrive the night prior to Adelaide with accom provided and fly the next morning to site
  • Departing site at conclusion of your swing in the morning and fly out of Adelaide mid-morning/midday

The Role

Your position as a heavy diesel fitter will see you working in the underground workshop and assisting in the field with breakdowns as required, machinery consisting of a fleet of Sandvik trucks, boggers, cable bolters and development drills plus more.

  • Undertaking scheduled and preventative maintenance, repairs, and fitting parts
  • Attending breakdowns, fault finding and diagnostic work, and providing technical support
  • Working within safety guidelines, policies, and procedures

Your Value

The ideal candidate will come from a mining background with heavy vehicle/earthmoving trade.

  • 1-2 years minimum post trade - heavy vehicle/diesel fitting trade qualification
  • Able to adapt to various conditions & environments in the workshop/field
  • Hold a valid Australian Drivers Licence + able to obtain a National Police Check within 3 months
  • Strong safety showing and track record of minimising downtime for machinery
  • Working independently and within a team environment

The opportunity & why apply?

The position is full time and long-term with full job security, holidays and sick leave accrued after 16 weeks. You'll receive ongoing support and training and enjoy the following perks;

  • Friendly supportive leadership and training with a dynamic and safe crew culture
  • $54.00 - $62.00ph + super (dependant on experience)
  • An even time 2/2 roster with quality time on site and at home
  • Continual training, progression and development to help you reach your goals in the industry
  • FIFO offered from Adelaide, Port Augusta, and interstate from major east coast cities

This is a great opportunity to secure a long-term position to start or continue your career within underground mining at one of Australia's most attractive and newer projects, apply now or call Phil on 0477 440 788 for your detailed site pack and any further questions.

In the past 5 years we have been extremely humbled to have placed over 13,000 people into meaningful employment. This equates to 21 lives enhanced every day!

Phil English | | 07 3183 2200

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