Underground Fixed Plant Fitter

Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines (KCGM)
Nov. 9, 2019, 10:49 a.m.
Dec. 6, 2019, 1:34 p.m.


Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines Pty Ltd (KCGM) is currently seeking an experienced Underground Fixed Plant Fitter to join the Underground Mining Team at the Mt Charlotte operation in Kalgoorlie. KCGM is a joint venture between Newmont Goldcorp and Barrick Gold Corporation.

This residential role is on a 5/2 roster, working 10 hour days.

Key accountabilities may include, but are not limited to:

Undertake maintenance, rebuild and repair of underground pumping systems, fixed plant, winder and shaft infrastructure to ensure the availability of the above resources for production, maintenance and emergency purposes.

Ensure appropriate safety procedures are adhered to prior to undertaking work orders; to ensure tasks are conducted in a safe and efficient manner. Safety procedures include but are not limited to, job hazard awareness assessments.

Liaise with warehouse personnel to obtain necessary parts and equipment for plant maintenance and repairs.

Submit requisition orders for required components, to ensure maintenance repairs are conducted in a timely manner and to required site standards.



Australian Recognized Trade Certificate III in Mechanical Fitting

Minimum three (3) years’ experience as an underground Fixed Plant Fitter

Experience in the maintenance of various underground pumping and dewatering systems, shaft maintenance and associated infrastructure

High Risk Forklift Licence

Nationally recognized First Aid Certificate within two (2) years

High Risk Licence - Elevated Work Platform

Must reside in the Goldfields region

National Police Clearance – valid within the last twelve (12) months

Current Unencumbered Western Australian “C” Class Manual Drivers Licence.


Experience in the maintenance and repair of winders

Experience in the maintenance and repair of primary ventilation systems

Intermediate boilermaker/welding experience

High Risk Dogging

High Risk Basic Rigging


We offer competitive salary packages including 10% superannuation and a health allowance. Joining the KCGM team also means that you are eligible for our performance and incentive compensation plan, industry leading Parental Leave entitlements, Employee Assistance, Salary Continuance, and Reward and Recognition programs.

Career development and talent capability is supported by Newmont Australia; Newmont is one of the world’s largest gold producers with significant assets in North and South America, Africa, and Australia. Newmont is the largest gold producer in Australia, with operations located in Western Australia and the Northern Territory.

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