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Tyre Fitter - Leading Hand (Hands On) - Tropicana

Job No.: 497631


Job type: Full Time, Specific Task - Project

Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company with projects throughout Australia and in New Zealand, Asia, Mongolia and Africa.

Delivering a comprehensive range of surface mining, underground mining and engineering services to the resources sector, Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.

The Tropicana Gold Project is a large gold mining operation located 330km north-east of Kalgoorlie, on the edge of Western Australia's Great Victoria Desert. Macmahon's 10 year mining contract includes all mine planning, drill and blast, load and haul, crusher feed and other associated works

Macmahon is seeking an Experienced TYRE Fitter - Leading Hand to work on this operation FIFO from Perth to Project Site on a 2:1 roster.  You will be part of a small, high energy team so possession of multiple skill sets and licenses/qualifications will be highly regarded as they will greatly enhance your versatility within the role.

To be considered for this position you must have;

  • Sound leadership skills and have the ability to lead a small team
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Experience with customer relations and negotiation skills and techniques
  • Certificate 2 H/Duty Tyre Fitting with proven experience in the maintenance of heavy earthmoving equipment tyres, rims.
  • Previous experience in the mining industry or large scale operations
  • Sound record keeping and computer skills.
  • A strong safety and procedural focus.
  • An understanding that safety is paramount, with a high attention to detail to abide by site safety procedures.
  • Physically fit for the demands of the role.
  • Completion of secondary/high school education.
  • Current HR class Driver’s License.


To be successful in this position you will enjoy

  • Long Term Project opportunity
  • Excellent camp facilities
  • Training and upskilling from a registered RTO
  • Competitive remuneration

Should you be successful in being offered a role in Macmahons’ Surface Mining Division, you will be required to pass a medical and drug and alcohol test along with obtaining a National Police Clearance.

As part of the application process you will be asked to provide details of your level of machine specific diagnosis and repair competency, together with any machine specific OEM training completed.

If you are interested in this position then APPLY NOW and look forward to working on this exciting operation with

Closing date: for applications

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