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Boilermaker

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 Boilermakers to join the Macmahon Tropicana 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.

Daily duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Repairing and fabricating any metal components;
  • Performing all welding, gouging, cutting or other duties as specified by Supervisor and reporting findings accurately;
  • Performing weekly bucket and blade condition reports
  • Accessing metal required to repair or fabricate the component; and
  • Undertaking laboring duties as required

About you:

  • Previous experience in a similar role, preferably within mine site environment;
  • Australian Recognised Trade Certificate;
  • Demonstrated experience with on- site repairs e.g. excavator bucket and truck tray body rebuilds;
  • Capacity to preform welding (MIG/ TIG/ STICK), air arc gouging, cutting and lancing, accompanied by relevant welding tickets;
  • Capability to read and work in accordance to engineering drawings and work plans;
  • Ability to work independently as well as a part of the team;
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Demonstrating commitment to Macmahon safety culture and values; and
  • Current C Class Drivers License.

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.