Heavy Diesel Fitter

  • Company:
    Thiess
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
  • Category:

About the role

Thiess Mount Pleasant is located 10kms outside of Muswellbrook and provides the opportunity to be home every night after work. Thiess Mount Pleasant are currently seeking experienced Diesel Fitters to join the Maintenance crew and in return are able to offer the opportunity to expand your skills as a Plant Mechanic.

Working a lifestyle roster 5/4/4/5 12 hour days and nights, You will be a part of a team that strives for the best in fleet maintenance and management.

In this role, you will but are not limited to:

  • Perform the servicing, repair and maintenance of large scale mobile mining equipment including Liebherr 996, 9350 excavators, CAT Trucks, Dozers, Drills other ancillary equipment as directed in accordance with Thiess servicing, lubrication and maintenance systems documentation
  • Completing General Maintenance, Breakdowns, Services and Component Change outs to a high standard.
  • Source technical information from the relevant available reference manuals, technical bulletins, OEM and computer based systems
  • Ensure good housekeeping standards are maintained at all times
  • Conduct required inspection to maximise equipment utilisation
  • About you

  • Trade Qualified Plant Mechanic Certificate III Automotive Mechanical Technology (Heavy Vehicle Mobile Equipment) or similar
  • Post-trade experience working in the Mining or Heavy Earth Moving industry
  • Experience in General Maintenance, Breakdowns, Component Change Outs and Servicing of Heavy Earth Moving Equipment
  • Demonstrated experience with Liebherr and Cat large earthmoving equipment