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Leading Hand Tyre Fitter

  • Work Type Any Employment
  • Positions 1 Position
  • Applications Close At Closes in a month
    Published on 3 Dec 2019
  • Job no: HC3CK
  • Categories: Tropicana Gold Project

Macmahon is a leading Australian company delivering a comprehensive range of surface mining, underground mining and engineering services to the resources sector throughout Australia and in South East Asia and Africa. Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.

Macmahon is currently seeking experienced LEADING HAND TYRE FITTERS to join the Macmahon Tropicana team. These positions will be on a 5D2X, 4D3X flying from Perth. You will be part of a 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;

  • Certificate II tyre fitting and tyre handling
  • RIIHAN 201A (forklift/ tyre handler operation competency)
  • RIINP 0208A (Loader/ tyre handler)
  • RIISAMT 10A (1031A, automotive cert, R and I heavy equipment tyres)
  • RIISAMT 11A (1032A, automotive cert R and I heavy equipment tyres)
  • Previous experience in the mining industry or large scale operations;
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Dedicated commitment to safety and quality assurance
  • Exceptional troubleshooting / interpretive skills
  • Previous experience in the mining industry or large scale operations;
  • Physically fit for the demands of the role;
  • Minimum of a manual HR class driver’s license

Position Requirements;

  • The general purpose of this role is to manage all rubber tyre applications on all mobile equipment.
  • Leading the team
  • End of month reports , Tyre Budgets
  • Weekly Reports
  • Monthly stock take rims and tyres
  • Quartile presentations tyre awareness
  • Ordering stock, sundries and tools
  • Maintaining staff roster
  • Processing REQs for quotations
  • Monitoring tyre change reports are correct and being entered
  • Managing rim supplies stock and rim certs for all rims within Tropicana
  • Provide direction and support for tyre repair facility

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 Macmahon.


  • Closes in a month - 03 Jan 2020
  • Published on 03 Dec 2019, 1:02 AM