Heavy Diesel Fitter

Golding Contractors Pty Ltd.
Sept. 16, 2020, 8:02 a.m.
Oct. 1, 2020, 6:02 p.m.

Golding is currently seeking site-based Diesel Fitters to work as part of the project maintenance team at Boggabri Mine. This is a residential role based in Boggabri regional NSW, 1.5 hours west of Tamworth. We will offer suitable candidates’ permanent full-time employment. 

Our 5 year maintenance contract was awarded in Dec 2017 to deliver equipment maintenance at Boggabri open-cut coal mine for our client Idemitsu. Operating ultra-class fleets equipment including Liebherr R9800 excavators and Komatsu 930E haul trucks, the mine produces up to 7 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) of saleable coal with a mine life to 2033.

Key Role Tasks: 

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor the role is responsible for carrying out repairs and maintenance across all heavy earthmoving equipment on site.  

Trouble shooting and diagnosis of equipment faults

Disassembly and assembly of machinery and components

Routine servicing of all equipment both site workshop and field based

Complete all maintenance administration requirements in a timely and legible manner

Actively participate in toolbox and safety meetings

Participate in hazard identification, risk assessment and JHAs (Job Hazard Analysis) and SWP’s (Safe Work Procedures) where necessary for specific work areas.

Role Requirements

Trade qualification (Australian recognised)

Extensive maintenance experience with ultra-class electric drive haul trucks, 600T excavators or other ancillary machinery

Capacity to work in a team environment with minimal supervision

Excellent attitude towards safety and commitment to zero-harm

Self-motivated and strong work ethic

Current drivers’ license

Working at Heights Certification and High-Risk tickets (Dogging/Rigging) (advantageous)


4 on/5 off, 5 on/4 off, 5 on/5 off lifestyle roster (day /night rotating)

Permanent role

Competitive salaries

Opportunities for training, development and internal promotion

Novated lease salary packaging

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