Heavy Duty Mechanic – Argyle Diamond Mine

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Piacentini & Son

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Heavy Duty Mechanic - Argyle Diamond Mine

Job ID: 11246
Job Views: 19
Location: Lake Argyle
Post Code: 6743
Category: Mining & Resources
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted: 13/05/2024


Piacentini and Son are seeking Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanics to join the Argyle closure team !

Partnering with Rio Tinto, Piacentini & Son are currently undertaking the land re-profiling and revegetation works to close this iconic mine and restore the land for its Traditional Owners.

Argyle produced its last diamonds in 2020, since then Piacentini have made significant progress into the rehabilitation process with areas profiled, seeded and vegetation growth exceeding expectations. There is still more to achieve for  2024 & 2025. We need a  skilled and experienced Heavy Duty Mechanic to support the delivery of this once in a lifetime project.

Job Requirements:

About us! 

Piacentini & Son is an earthmoving and mining contractor specialising in bulk earthworks, supply of mobile mining and earthmoving equipment, road haulage and heavy transportation, and rehabilitation services.

We operate a diversified fleet of over 500 pieces of Caterpillar, Hitachi, Komatsu and custom designed and built machinery.

The details and benefits: 

These opportunities are FIFO from Perth.

  • Market Leading flat rates plus a generous KPI allowance and Travel allowance
  • Working in a rehabilitation environment
  • Day shifts only working on a 2:1 or 2:2 roster
  • Permanent room allocation
  • Great camp facilities including meals, gym, pool, sporting facilities and free WIFI
  • Health and wellbeing program with regular socialising activities
  • High performing team culture built on respect
  • Long term employment opportunity

Be a part of a reputable, long standing & family-owned company. Work somewhere that values its employees and acknowledges your skillset.

To succeed with Piacentini, you will need :

  • Australian recognised Trade Qualification
  • Demonstrated experience in more than one of the following - CAT, Hitachi, Komatsu equipment
  • Trade experience in a mining or civil engineering environment on large scale equipment
  • A positive approach to safety and those around you
  • Pride in your quality of work
  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Ability to successfully complete a pre-employment medical and drug & alcohol screen
  • National Police clearance

Equipment Experience :

  • Dozers D6 to D11
  • CAT Articulated Dump Trucks 740 & 745
  • CAT 777 F Dump Trucks
  • CAT Loaders
  • CAT Graders

How to Apply:

To Apply: 

If this opportunity interests you, we would love to hear from you!

Please submit your application by clicking APPLY below and following the steps.

Piacentini & Son values diversity in its workforce and encourages people of all ages and backgrounds to apply.

We reserve the right to commence shortlisting prior to the expiration of the advert and withdraw and extend advertisement as necessary.

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