Diesel Fitter
West Kalgoorlie
Long Term Jobs for Trade Qualified Diesel Fitters for Kalgoorlie residential roles

RecruitWest is a leading supplier of personnel to the WA Mining, Engineering, and Construction sectors.
The Company
Our Client is an International Market Leader with over 50 years' experience in the development, production, and sales, of equipment and vehicles for underground mining and tunnel construction, providing a comprehensive range of Life-Time Care services for their widespread range of mobile equipment.

The Role
An opportunity to Join our Clients workshop team in Kalgoorlie has become available for a trade-qualified HD Fitters (preferably Underground Fitter on Sandvik/Tamrock, Atlas Copco, Bell, Volvo, Normet & Cat Mining underground equipment).

Reporting to the Service Manager, the Fitter will be working 10-12 hours a day and primarily responsible for commissioning, servicing and repairing underground equipment. Travel and working in remote locations within the Goldfields may be required on occasions.

Ideally you will already be residing in/ near Kalgoorlie or be willing to make own travel arrangements to Kalgoorlie where an 8 days on and 6 days of roster can be accommodated.

Skills and Experience:
  • Modification, servicing and repairs of vehicle systems including chassis, driveline, engines, transmissions, hydraulics, pneumatics and electrics;
  • Inspection, auditing and or a complete overhaul of equipment to specification in workshop and or onsite
  • Ability to read CAD engineer drawings, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical schematics
  • Manufacturing and fitting of hydraulic hoses, valves and components
  • Testing and adjusting of all mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic components and circuits
  • Inspections, analysis and recording of critical mechanical information during the process of undertaking mechanical refurbishing work
  • Cutting, grinding, drilling, welding and manufacturing of small components before fitting to machines
  • Ensure all work is carried out to quality and specified requirements on time and documented accordingly
  • Ensure tools and equipment are maintained to a high standard and calibrated where necessary
  • Ensure work is performed safely at a level of quality acceptable to expectations.
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Australian Diesel Mechanical Fitter trade qualifications with a minimum of 2 years’ experience (ideally on Sandvik/Tamrock, Atlas Copco, Bell, Volvo, Normet & Cat Mining underground equipment)
  • Have a current WA HR Drivers Licence
  • Have a current National Police Clearance or be able to obtain one
  • Able to pass a pre-employment medical, and a drug and alcohol test
Trade applicants with knowledge and experience in the Underground Earthmoving industry would be ideally matched to the role and suitably rewarded.

Please submit your application with your résumé via the link on this page or call Veronica on 08 9368 9814 during office hours for further information. ​​​​​​​




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