Field Service Technician – Heavy Diesel Fitter

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    13 hours ago
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About the role

As the next Field Service Technician to proudly represent our Maintenance Team, you will live for challenges and thrive on the variety of work available. Like all of us at Thiess, you’re a passionate and energetic person, that appreciates responsibility, recognition and reward.

In this unique position, you’ll have the chance to take on a range of field service work in a FIFO capacity; across numerous WA mining projects. If successful, you will be given the chance to showcase your skills in a company that values them, and actively looks to develop its people to achieve even more successful in their careers.

Some of your duties will include:

  • Performing the servicing, repair and maintenance of large-scale mobile mining and other equipment, in accordance with servicing, lubrication and maintenance system documentation
  • Undertaking Maintenance, Diagnostics, Breakdowns, Services and Component Change-outs for Thiess / Fleet Co machinery
  • Source technical information from relevant reference manuals, technical bulletins, OEM and computer-based systems
  • Contribute to maximising equipment utilisation and the success of Thiess’ Maintenance team
  • About you

  • The successful person will have the right amount of passion and drive to make this autonomous position theirs, as well as;
  • A Certificate III in Heavy Diesel Fitting or equivalent
  • A HR Driver’s Licence
  • High Risk Work Licences (i.e. LF, DG, RG, EWP)
  • Significant post-trade experience working in Surface Mining or Heavy Earth Moving industry
  • Sound experience in General Maintenance, Breakdowns, Component Change Outs and Servicing of Heavy Earth Moving Equipment
  • A demonstrated commitment to safety
  • About the benefits

  • A variety of work locations across Western Australia, with new challenges
  • Ongoing training, support, upskilling and mentoring from a dedicated Thiess team who value their people
  • Excellent work-life balance on a various FIFO rosters, a Field Service Vehicle and Thiess uniforms
  • Salary sacrificing for flights outside of Perth (if required)
  • Plus, full time direct employment on an excellent rate of pay as part of the world’s largest Mining Services Provider: Thiess Mining & Metals