Mechanical Fitter / Operator - Fixed & Mobile PlantBack
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Posted By : BIS Industries

Start Date : Oct 10, 2018

Deadline : Nov 10, 2018
Role: FIFO

Location : Geraldton, Gascoyne & Midwest

Position :Full Time

Job Type : Full Time

Industry : Mining
Job Description

At Bis we support and encourage everyone to think differently, get involved and create solutions that deliver exceptional results every day. We offer many benefits to our employees and support them to learn, grow and to reach our shared goals. Our progress is made through the efforts, contributions and development of our people working in a high performing and agile culture.
Our commitment is to be a reflection of the communities in which we operate in. We recognise that diverse and inclusive teams outperform others, creates an enjoyable and engaging team environment and delivers exceptional results. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply to this and any of our career opportunities.
Bis is seeking a Mechanical Maintainer / Operator to join its operations at Karara.  The role involves mechanical maintenance and plant operation for the Karara Mining TSF (Tailings Stacking Facility).  This is a FIFO position from Perth on a 2 /1 roster.  Alternatively, DIDO is available for Geraldton based employees.
Be Part of Something Exciting:
Bis value your contribution to our business and commit to providing you with the support to successfully perform your role within our team at Karara. Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Be proactive in continually improving our industry-leading safety performance and upholding the importance of Zero Harm for both personnel and equipment;
  • Ensure maintenance schedules are carried out as per work order requirements;
  • Ensure adherence to safe work practices and provide documentation as required to meet HSE, MSIA (Mine Safety Inspection Act) and client contract requirements;
  • Be involved with close inspection of mobile plant equipment;
  • Conducting pre-start checks on all equipment prior to its use;
  • Completion of plant mechanical repairs and plant operation as required.

About you
To be successful, you must be willing to undergo a pre-employment aptitude & fitness for work test.  You will also require:

  • Trade qualification as a Mobile Plant Diesel Fitter or Mechanical Fitter
  • Proven experience maintaining fixed plant and mobile earthmoving equipment
  • Welding experience desirable
  • Surface mining operation and maintenance experience desirable;
  • Current driver's licence, skid steer competency, EWP and Working at Heights;
  • Computer literacy and ability to maintain effective record keeping.  

At Bis we do not just look at your qualifications, licenses or experience - we want to ensure every team member lives the values of Zero Harm, Unity, Passion, Excellence and Relationships.
With Bis, you can deliver every day.
We are your resources logistics company
Bis is a mining services company who have been have been delivering logistics, materials handling, specialised equipment and consulting services to resource companies across Australia and Indonesia every day since 1915.
We find the best solutions and inventive ways to improve while looking after the health, safety and well-being of our people, the communities we operate in and our environment. Our strong team focus enables us to solve problems for our customers while also providing a unique culture that is built on the valued contribution our people make, every day.