Tyre Fitter

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. Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.


Macmahon is currently seeking experienced Tyre Fitters to join the Macmahon Tropicana team. These positions will be on a continuous day and night on a 2:1 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:

  • Inspection of tyres and related components (e.g. rims) – checking for signs of damage and wear; 
  • Air pressure inspections;
  • Measuring thread depths;
  • Conducting period end checks of site fleet;
  • Performing monthly stock takes within required guidelines;
  • Embracing and supporting the maintenance departments planning strategy regarding work order management and defect elimination;
  • Ensuring all relevant documents are submitted efficiently and accurately on time for processing;
  • Ability and willingness to conduct other tasks when required.



About you: 

  • Previous experience in a similar role on a large scale mining project; 
  • Australian recognised Trade Certificate in Tyre Fitter and Handling; 
  • Knowledge of and experience working on heavy mobile plant; 
  • 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 Drivers License.



Benefits for working at Macmahon:

  • 7% market uplift paid out quarterly 
  • Minimal travel
  • Good tooling and equipment provided.
  • Onsite tyre repair facility.
  • Large tyre pad and separate LV bay.
  • Hard hat free area.
  • Surface and Underground operations.
  • Good team working environment with strong focus on safety.
  • Site 5 minutes from camp.
  • Great camp facilities.



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.


If you are interested in this position then APPLY NOW or email your CV to tcarran@macmahon.com.au and look forward to working on this exciting operation with Macmahon.