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HD Fitter & Mechanic - Mt Morgans

Macmahon is a leading Australian company delivering an end to end service offering to clients throughout Australia and South East Asia. 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.

Job Summary

Macmahon has been awarded in December 2017 the contract to provide surface drill and blast, load and haul and mobile maintenance functions to Dacian Gold’s Mt Morgans Project.
Dacian Gold’s Mt Morgans Project is located 20km west of Laverton, being approximately 750km northeast of Perth in Western Australia. 

Macmahon is currently seeking experienced HD Fitters to join the Macmahon Mt Morgans Project team. 

These positions will be on a continuous day and night 14 Shifts on / 7 Shifts off roster, 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;


•    Australian recognised Trade Certificate
•    Proven experience in the repairs and maintenance of heavy earthmoving equipment, specifically Caterpillar & Hitachi
•    Dedicated commitment to safety and quality assurance
•    Exceptional diagnostic and troubleshooting / interpretive skills
•    Australian recognized ticket in air-conditioning and refrigeration maintenance
•    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


Machines onsite: 


•    Excavators: Hitachi 2600
•    Dozers: CAT D10 
•    Graders: CAT 16H
•    Dump Trucks: CAT 785


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.


Macmahon offers our people the ability to work in diverse roles, in different locations and realise new opportunities within the Company over time. We are focused on ensuring our people can be involved in the future of the business and look for new opportunities for people to grow and develop.