Fixed Fitter

Location: Granny Smith Posted Date: July 14, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 57341 Careermine Job Id: 1786320
Role Details
Gold Fields Australia is currently seeking a Technician: Mechanical Fitter to join our Fixed Plant team to at Granny Smith Gold Mine. This role is offered on 8 days on and 6 days off, and is FIFO from Perth.

Reporting to the Supervisor: Maintenance, you will be responsible for providing quality and timely preventative mechanical maintenance and repairs to Surface fixed plant equipment. Your tasks are to be carried out in a timely and efficient manner to ensure that operational targets are consistently met.

As dictated by business requirements, there will be a requirement for the successful candidate to perform operator/maintainer responsibilities from time to time.

Key responsibilities will include;
  • Always act in a manner that seeks to enhance the safety culture and performance of GFA and ensures that the Vital Behaviours are adhered to at all times.
  • Provide reliable and accurate assistance and practical application to minimise down time and potential loss of production within the mining team
  • Practice preventative maintenance through scheduled inspections, servicing, adjustments, troubleshooting and timely repair of plant equipment
  • Provide reliable and accurate maintenance knowledge, expertise and practical application in order to minimise down time and ensure production targets are met
  • Complete all administrative processing requirements associated with maintenance duties, such as requisitioning of parts and materials, processing maintenance orders
  • Assist Operators on a regular basis as well as assisting the managers with any additional duties as required
  • Team player working within a small dynamic crew environment


Key factors to your success include;
  • Possession of Mechanical Trade Qualifications
  • Significant post trade mechanical maintenance experience working on fixed plant infrastructure
  • Valid WA Drivers Licence essential
  • Current Confined Space ticket
  • Possess of Mobile CN crane, dogging, Rigger basic EWP and Forklift tickets preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; and,
  • Cross skilled Boilermaker skills held in high regard.
  • Applied First Aid is an asset


Interested parties should submit a detailed curriculum vitae to: https://careers.goldfields.com.au

Gold Fields is committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment. We are committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce, and strongly encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates