Facilities Maintenance Technician

Aug. 1, 2020, 8:41 a.m.
Aug. 9, 2020, 8:19 p.m.

About the Role

Working in and around the camps, carrying out gardening and assisting tradespeople.

Family friendly roster 7 days on 7 days off, day shift only;

General gardening and grounds maintenance in the township of Leinster and camps;

Operating Skid Steer, Whipper Snipper and ride on mower;

Reticulation repairs and installations;

Perform daily inspections of the aerodromes;

Assist working at heights tasks.

About Nickel West

Nickel West is a fully integrated mine-to-market business. Our culture is rich with technical know-how, highly efficient and focused on innovation. The business employs over 2500 people from five operations across Western Australia comprising of nickel underground and open-cut mines, concentrators, a smelter and a refinery. We also have plans to expand our operations with new mines in the northern Goldfields and a large nickel sulphate plant in Kwinana.

A member of the BHP Group, Nickel West is undergoing an exciting business transformation to become a globally significant supplier of battery materials to the electric vehicle market. Nickel West will soon become the world’s largest producer of Nickel Sulphate, a key ingredient in lithium-ion batteries. As the world’s largest producer of nickel briquettes and nickel powder, Nickel West is leading the new-energy revolution in Western Australia. 


Nickel West Leinster is located 375 kilometres north of Kalgoorlie in Western Australia. The operation sources nickel ore from the Perseverance Underground Mine and Cliffs Underground Mine before crushing and processing to produce a concentrate. The Leinster Village and Township offer a unique lifestyle with all the modern conveniences – an Olympic size swimming pool, health and fitness centre, race-course and even an 18 hole golf course.

About You

Previous camp maintenance experience;

Current WA ‘C’ Class Driver’s Licence;

Exposure to Test and Tag procedures;

Working at heights;

Forklift Ticket;


Skid Steer Ticket;

Experience operating ride on mower, whipper snippers & mini digger;

Have an overriding commitment to Health & Safety;

Flexible, team-orientated approach with strong communications skills.

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