UNDERGROUND MINING EXCELLENCE

Careers at Barminco

Established in 1989, Barminco is a highly respected international leader in hard rock underground mining, setting industry benchmarks in safety, service and knowledge. Our workforce is diverse, representing a wide range of skills and career paths working throughout Australia and internationally.Our People. Our Culture. Our Foundation. We know that our people and the way we work are important to our success. We have built a unique culture based on a strong set of values, supported by state of the art facilities, equipment and technology.The Opportunity:Barminco Limited is currently seeking a number of highly experienced Underground Earthmoving Equipment Fitters from the East Coast of Australia as well as New Zealand, who are looking to relocate to WA, to undertake work within our underground mining operations based in the WA Goldfields.We are only seeking those who are willing to relocate to WA, and relocation assistance will be offered to the successful applicants!The primary purpose of these roles is to respond to underground breakdown fault finding and repairs, major services and general maintenance as well as completing various maintenance audits and inspections on underground earthmoving and drilling equipment.Duties and Responsibilities:Attending site underground emergency breakdowns on mobile equipmentDiagnostic fault finding on mechanical and electrical systemsMajor repairs and servicing of heavy mining equipment.Ensure equipment is maintained safely to minimize cost and increase productivityUndertake risk assessments for jobs to be carried out on and around the plant, equipment and environs.Essential Requirements:Solid history of working in an underground environment.Trade qualification - Heavy Duty Diesel PlantPreviously worked in an underground mine Highly skilled in diagnostic and fault findingExperience with underground equipment - Caterpillar, Atlas Copco, Volvo IT Carriers, Sandvik & Tamrock DrillsStrong communication and interpersonal skills able to communicate with people at all levels effectivelyDemonstrated ability to work safelyMust have good time management and work priority skillsAble to work individually and in a Team.Your proactive attitude to safety and highly driven work ethic will ensure you are rewarded with a competitive remuneration package as well as on-going training and development.Barminco Limited is committed to being an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from Females and Indigenous Australians to apply.  The successful candidate will be required to complete a full pre-employment medical which includes a drug and alcohol screen.  A current National Police Clearance plus Trade Certificates and relevant licenses will be required at the time of your interview. Australia - WA Kalgoorlie, Goldfields & Esperance

Underground Heavy Duty Fitters - WA

  • East Coast and NZ HD Fitters Required
  • Relocation Assistance to WA Offered
  • Permanent FIFO rosters - 7/7 or 2/1

Established in 1989, Barminco is a highly respected international leader in hard rock underground mining, setting industry benchmarks in safety, service and knowledge. Our workforce is diverse, representing a wide range of skills and career paths working throughout Australia and internationally.

Our People. Our Culture. Our Foundation. We know that our people and the way we work are important to our success. We have built a unique culture based on a strong set of values, supported by state of the art facilities, equipment and technology.

The Opportunity:

Barminco Limited is currently seeking a number of highly experienced Underground Earthmoving Equipment Fitters from the East Coast of Australia as well as New Zealand, who are looking to relocate to WA, to undertake work within our underground mining operations based in the WA Goldfields.

We are only seeking those who are willing to relocate to WA, and relocation assistance will be offered to the successful applicants!

The primary purpose of these roles is to respond to underground breakdown fault finding and repairs, major services and general maintenance as well as completing various maintenance audits and inspections on underground earthmoving and drilling equipment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Attending site underground emergency breakdowns on mobile equipment
  • Diagnostic fault finding on mechanical and electrical systems
  • Major repairs and servicing of heavy mining equipment.
  • Ensure equipment is maintained safely to minimize cost and increase productivity
  • Undertake risk assessments for jobs to be carried out on and around the plant, equipment and environs.

Essential Requirements:

  • Solid history of working in an underground environment.
  • Trade qualification - Heavy Duty Diesel Plant
  • Previously worked in an underground mine 
  • Highly skilled in diagnostic and fault finding
  • Experience with underground equipment - Caterpillar, Atlas Copco, Volvo IT Carriers, Sandvik & Tamrock Drills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills able to communicate with people at all levels effectively
  • Demonstrated ability to work safely
  • Must have good time management and work priority skills
  • Able to work individually and in a Team.

Your proactive attitude to safety and highly driven work ethic will ensure you are rewarded with a competitive remuneration package as well as on-going training and development.

Barminco Limited is committed to being an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from Females and Indigenous Australians to apply.  

The successful candidate will be required to complete a full pre-employment medical which includes a drug and alcohol screen.  A current National Police Clearance plus Trade Certificates and relevant licenses will be required at the time of your interview.

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