Mechanical Fitters - Dugald River
Job no: 498537
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Dugald River Mine
MMG Limited is a publicly-listed global base metal mining company recognised as a leading producer of copper and zinc. As an international business, MMG strives to create an inclusive culture by bringing together people from diverse backgrounds and experiences. We recognise the unique value your contribution makes to the progress of our company and the communities in which we operate.
MMG’s Dugald River, is a world-class zinc-lead-silver deposit located in north-west Queensland. We currently have a fantastic career opportunity available for experienced
Mechanical Fitters to join our Maintenance Delivery team at Dugald River Mine.
Reporting to the Supervisor, you will provide Maintenance support to the Dugald River Mine operations. As a successful incumbent your duties are to ensure statutory compliance in maintaining fixed infrastructure whilst providing a safe working culture. The reliability and safe operation of assets are integral to this position as daily and weekly targets are measured against with production targets as critical KPI’s. You will apply duty of care as per Queensland Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Regulation and maintain a clean working environment, free from hazards and aligning to the MMG code of conduct and values.
To be successful in this role, you will possess a strong work ethic, have strong safety values and have extensive Fixed Plant maintenance, experience in both the Fitting/Turning and Boilermaking fields, ability to perform all repairs within scope, installation, servicing, overhauls and commissioning in a mineral processing fixed plant maintenance operations environment. You will have sound knowledge of SAP, grinding and flotation process. You will hold strong technical skills within ISA mills, filter press operations, paste plant repair methodology, Metso jaw crusher and underground dewatering experience.
You will hold a trade qualification in either Fitter & Turner-Machinist/Boilermaker/Fitter Welder fields with current First Aid, Working at Heights and Confined Space Entry certificates. You will have a current Queensland “C” class driver’s licence. An S1, S2 and S3 certificate, Hydraulic experience, non-slew or Slewing crane ticket, Dogman or Riggers high risk licence, Rii machinery tickets and Poly welding ticket will be advantageous.
This role is based on an 8/6, 7/7 (Days & Nights) roster, drive in drive out from Cloncurry or Mount Isa. Remuneration for this role includes a competitive salary package, annual bonus and generous local allowances.
MMG is committed to supporting our local communities of Cloncurry Shire and Mount Isa City Council Local Government Areas. MMG encourages local residents to apply for opportunities at Dugald River. We also support successful candidates to relocate to the region and provide a generous relocation package. In addition to living allowances for all employees residing in the local community, MMG also provides the following generous benefits:
Access to MMG Charter flights to Brisbane and Townsville for family/leisure purposes
Financial Support for families where Children attend boarding school
Retention payment for long term Cloncurry residents
On-site accommodation at Dugald River is provided in fully air-conditioned en-suite rooms and includes meal service and room cleaning. The new village features, communal media facilities including 4G coverage, onsite Medical Centre, sporting, brand new swimming pool and gym facilities.
As a company, we strive for the best in safety, environmental protection, production standards and overall operational excellence. We are an equal opportunity employer who values and respects diversity.
If you share MMG’s values and feel that you could make a meaningful difference in this role, please apply online at
http://careers.mmg.com before the application closing date.
Persons of Kalkadoon heritage and other local Indigenous groups are encouraged to apply.
Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised closing date and all applicants must apply directly to MMG to be considered. We will not be accepting submissions from recruitment agencies on this occasion.
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Advertised: E. Australia Standard Time 25 Jan 2021
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