Mechanical Fitter / Operator - Mobile Crushing

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Work type: Full Time
Location: Pilbara
Categories: Trades & Labour

About MRL

Mineral Resources is an innovative and leading mining services company with a growing portfolio of mining operations across multiple commodities, including iron ore and lithium. Our Crushing Services International (CSI) division is a leading crushing provider tailoring industry leading build-own-operate crushing, screening and processing plants for world class mining clients.

The Opportunity

To support our continued growth into 2019, we are seeking experienced Maintenance Mechanical Fitter / Operator to join our roving Mobile Crushing site based team for an ASAP start.

Reporting to our Mobile Crushing Site Manager and working a 2:1 roster, y your primary responsibility will be the management and control of the crushing & screening stemming plant, ensuring that operational outcomes including safety, quality, performance and cost are achieved.

What MRL offers

  • One Team - Work in a supportive, diverse team environment, with generous employee benefits on offer including chain store discounts, novated leasing, health club discounts and salary sacrificing options for both superannuation and interstate flights + much more!
  • High Performing – A workplace that lives and breathes a strong safety culture, with life of mine projects extending 20+ years. Not to mention Industry-leading food provided at camp - run by MRL's own chefs!
  • Entrepreneurial - Genuine career development opportunities supported by a dedicated and skilled leadership team supporting your development.

Key Responsibilities

  • Respond to breakdown activities ensuring mobile crushing plant is returned to an operational status as efficiently as possible including testing and tagging of equipment
  • Perform preventative maintenance on the mobile crushing plant
  • Conduct repairs, daily inspections, mandatory and statutory inspections
  • Ensure all incidents are reported correctly
  • Actively participate in safety initiatives and risk identification processes
  • Mobile Plant (Loader) Operations as required
  • Ensure production targets are achieved whilst complying with all Company safety requirements

 Essential Pre-requisites

  • Demonstrated commitment to safety
  • Mechanical Trade Certificate or Certificate 3 in Mechanical Engineering
  • Current and valid Driver's License as well as full working rights within Australia (mandatory)
  • Current and valid RIO Tinto inductions (highly desirable)
  • Confined space, Working at heights and Gas test (desirable within 2 years)
  • RII nationally recognised Loader ticket (highly desirable)
  • Experience working with Terrex Finlay screens, Kleemann jaw and cone crushers and telestackers
  • Previous experience working in a mobile crushing and screening environment including the operation of the mobile crushing plant
  • Previous production loader operations are highly advantageous, however candidates with minimal loader experience will still be considered

Details & Benefits

  • Permanent position with an immediate start
  • 2:1 roster (1-week day, 1-week night shift)
  • Tier 1 Client
  • FIFO from Perth
  • Competitive annual salary + Super
  • Be a part of a small and close knit crew

If you believe that you have the necessary attitude and skills for this role, apply now for a confidential chat with our Recruitment Team. 

Mineral Resources Limited is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer, and we encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

This role is eligible for the MRL internal referral program.

Advertised: W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: W. Australia Standard Time

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