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Tyre Fitter - Byerwen

Job Summary

Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company with projects 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.


Macmahon is currently seeking a Tyre Fitter to join the maintenance team at our Byerwen coal project located near Glenden in the Bowen Basin.


Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the responsibility of this role is to manage all rubber tyre applications on all mobile equipment – including mechanical, technical and practical facets – in compliance with statutory obligations.


Key duties/responsibilities include:

  • Maximising the availability and reliability of all mobile equipment
  • Consistent inspection and reporting
  • Manage tyre applications to OEM specifications
  • Ensure repairs are completed in a timely manner
  • Provide support to maintenance team and supervisor/s
  • Ensure operational scheduled are met in accordance with the operational planning
  • Following all mine site procedures including equipment serviceability, housekeeping and compliance; and
  • A commitment to working safely, complying with all site safety standards and ensuring a safe and environmentally healthy workplace.


To be successful in this position you must have:

  • Certificate II Tyre Fitting and Tyre Handling
  • Relevant tyre handling RIIs
  • HR License
  • Knowledge and experience of heavy mobile plant, Caterpillar haul trucks, graders, dozers and ancillary equipment
  • Current Coal Board Medical and Standard 11 (preferred but not essential);
  • Drivers Licence (manual);
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills; and
  • Ability to work within a team environment.

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.