EOI - Fixed Plant Trade Positions

Fortescue Metals - FEED
Pilbara, Pilbara, Australia
Closing date
Nov 13, 2021

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Construction, Trade & Skilled
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Fortescue is now consistently producing 175-180 million tonnes of iron ore per year and has an exciting future ahead, establishing itself for future growth in a global market through innovation, product diversification and asset development.

Expressions of Interest - Ore Processing Facility

Fixed Plant Trades

Work Location: Various site across the Pilbara

Roster: 7D:7N:7R FIFO from Perth, Hedland, Broome, Karratha

Fortescue is seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced trades people in the following disciplines with relevant experience within OPF environment:
  • Mechanical Fitters
  • Electricians
  • Lubrication technician
  • Fabricators
  • Belt Technicians

You will be required to carry out the safe execution of scheduled maintenance and repair the operations fixed plant assets. These positions will heavily focus on continuous improvement, standardization of practices, procedures, and work methods across site, while utilising previous experience in line with industry standards.

Key accountabilities will include:

  • Experienced carrying out Maintenance to Ore processing facilities
  • Carry out quality inspections, repairs, and maintenance of fixed plant equipment
  • Diagnostics & fault finding
  • Workshop and pit duties as required
  • Work in conjunction with all maintenance teams to achieve 100% schedule compliance.
  • Ensure FMG and site operations procedures and policies are followed.

Qualifications and skills required:

  • Australian recognised trade certificate in the relevant field
  • Previous experience working in the mining industry
  • Fixed plant experience is essential
  • High regard for safety

At Fortescue, we treat our team mates as though they are family. We appreciate everyone's contribution and know that a diverse workforce creates a safer, more engaged and productive working environment.

Our aim is to have a workforce that reflects the community in which we live, and we encourage females, Aboriginal Australians, those identifying as LGBTIQ+, people of all ages and culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this role.


Fortescue reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable pool of candidates be identified.

Applications close: 12 Nov 2021 W. Australia Standard Time

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