Industrial Blaster Painter

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Powerlift Industries

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Industrial Blaster Painter

Job ID: 10110
Job Views: 9
Location: Karratha
Post Code: 6714
Category: Mining & Resources
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted: 04/04/2024


PLI (Powerlift Industries) is a Karratha, Pilbara based leading service provider in the Mining and Resource industries, an expanding business.


We require an Industrial Blaster / Painter to work in our Karratha owned facility that is local to Karratha / Dampier area to join our team on a permanent full time basis to start April2024.


This is a unique opportunity to be part of a great team in a rapidly expanding business.

You will be working a base Monday – Friday work cycle with the opportunity to work overtime and throughout various Pilbara sites.


This is an interesting job which provides you with the ability for you to be self-motivated and the freedom to set up your own facility workshop, goals, make it your own and deal directly with various Project Managers on sites in the Pilbara.


The successful candidate will have the opportunity to build and supervise a small crew as you grow the division.


The candidate would help build the business model of surface finishing and remedial works within out new state of the art workshop. The right candidate would be expected to make this their own and progress their career with the growth of the facility.


This is a local position and candidates will need to reside in Karratha, Dampier or surrounding areas.

Job Requirements:


  • Previous experience as a Blaster/Painter in an industrial setting
  • Knowledge of different surface preparation and coating techniques
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to Work Autonomously as well in a team
  • Able to follow instructions and show initiative
  • All-round experience is preferred including remedial works, 3 years mine site experience will be highly regarded
  • Allocate and supervise equipment repair works to a good standard on company owned equipment.
  • Ensure that the highest Safety Standards are met for the facility and its employees.
  • Able to lead and allocate works based on site requirements.
  • The ability to supervise people and provide sound leadership.
  • Focused on maintaining a clean and safe working environment as well as continuous improvement and conducting all work in accordance with quality and ISO standards.
  • Safety and process-focused, and willing to input and continually improve the process.



  • Reside in Karratha, Dampier or surrounding areas.
  • Conventional and Airless experience (mandatory)
  • Proof of Right to work in Australia (mandatory)
  • Current and Valid Australian HR Drivers Licence (highly desirable)
  • WP High Risk Work Licence (highly desirable)
  • MSIC (highly desirable)
  • WAH (desirable)
  • White Card (desirable)
  • Excellent attitude to safety
  • Flexible attitude to work within all our crews and to assist with other duties outside your scope
  • Successful applicant is required to pass a pre-employment medical and drug and alcohol testing



  • Highly competitive remuneration package
  • Annual leave loading 17.5%
  • Night shift loading 21.7%
  • Annual wage reviews
  • 24 Hour accident & injury cover
  • RDO accruals
  • Annual Upskilling Benefit
  • Private Health Membership Corporate Discount
  • Redundancy
  • Employee Benefits
  • Permanent Position
  • Local living allowance $420 per week

How to Apply:

Shortlisting will begin immediately, so apply via the link, completing the application form with your resume (including any relevant qualification / certificates / licenses / tickets), demonstrating your experience and its relation to the criteria above.


Powerlift Industries are an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage people of all ages, identities, abilities and cultures including First Nations and Torres Strait Island people to apply.


If you possess a positive attitude, work well within a team, please contact us to be considered for the role immediately. For further enquiries, contact PLI on 9185 3286 or apply now. We reserve the right to close the position earlier than stated.

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