Fortescue is both a proud West Australian company and a global green solutions business. We are recognised for our culture, innovation and industry-leading development of infrastructure, mining assets and green energy initiatives.
Work Location: Cloudbreak
Fortescue’s Cloudbreak mine is located on the traditional lands of the Palyku and Nyiyaparli peoples.
Roster: 7D7N14R FIFO from Perth
We are currently seeking suitably experienced HD Fitters to join the Cloudbreak Mobile Maintenance team. Working in the Drill Maintenance Department you will be required to carry out the safe execution of scheduled maintenance and repairs to a range of production drill rigs supporting Fortescue's mining operations. You will be responsible for carrying out repairs and inspections on various rigs with particular focus on safety, quality, and efficiency.
Our lifestyle roster means that you can balance your work and family life. At Fortescue, we value Family, and we will support you so that you can show up for both your Fortescue family and family at home.
Maintenance of Pit Viper 271’s, Caterpillar MD6310’s and Epiroc D65 machines.
Diagnostics & fault finding.
Workshop and pit duties as required.
Ensure FMG and site operations procedures and policies are followed.
Qualifications and Experience
Australian recognised trade certificate.
Previous experience maintaining drill rigs..
Previous mining experience is preferable.
High regard for safety.
Heavy Rigid Driver’s License.
Fortescue is deeply committed to providing a safe culture that builds respect, fosters inclusiveness, and values diversity. We celebrate individual strengths and team members from all backgrounds are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work. Our global workforce drives and promotes an inclusive culture, both within our organisation and throughout the communities we interact with across the world. Diverse backgrounds include First Nations Peoples, people with differing abilities, LGBTIQ+ community, gender, neurodiverse, cultural diversity, all age groups, and those with an intersectional or multiple diverse characteristics. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply.
Internal Candidates / Current Contractors please apply via Success Factors Careers Portal. For further information on how to apply please visit the Fortescue Hub.
Fortescue reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable pool of candidates be identified. Fortescue will never contact you to ask for payment of any kind, whether directly or through a third party.