Expression of Interest - Tyre Fitter Leading Hand - Souther Bowen Basin

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Permanent Full-time
Aus - QLD Bowen Basin
Thiess, Trade - Tyre fitter
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Our people are central to our success.

With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential.

Join our team of industry leaders – because with us, your skills, knowledge and experience will make a difference to the benefit of our clients, communities and project partners.

About us

With a history since 1934, Thiess is the world’s largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities in leading commodities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Every day, we optimise the mining lifecycle to create lasting value.

About the role

Thiess is seeking experienced Tyre Fitter Leading Hands for permanent employment opportunities working on an open-cut coal mining project located in the Southern Bowen Basin. Reporting into the Maintenance Supervisor, you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results.

In this role, you will but are not limited to:

  • Ensure compliance to Thiess, TSE and procedures for tyre and rim management
  • Identify and promote safe work practice, ensuring appropriate precautions are taken to reduce risk to both people, equipment and the environment
  • Ensure compliance to site Safety Health and Management policies
  • Provide positive leadership to the crew, mentor and develop the team
  • Monitor, control and be accountable for work output and quality
  • Promote and Maintain a clean and safe work environment

Roster & Conditions

  • 7 on 7 off rotating shift roster
  • Day Shift only
  • Permanent position
  • Full camp facilities are available
  • Bus transportation is provided to and from camp and site
  • No FIFO provided for this position.

About you

  • Tyre Fitting Qualification
  • Must be able to communicate clearly, motivate and lead a team
  • Experience working as a tyre fitter leading hand on an operational mine
  • You will need to possess a high regard and practice of health and safety at all times
  • The ability to identify and implement cost saving initiatives that positively influence the fleet availability, reliability and compliance.
  • Have vision and commitment to influence to implement projects and changes
  • Be able to assess situations and prioritise safely and effectively

Our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision: everyone matters always.

Through this vision, we will build a community where respect, value and thoughtfulness toward each person will underpin their ability to bring their full self to work because here they will be empowered, safe and included.

How to apply

This role is an opportunity to make the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment there is no better time to join Thiess.

To apply for this role please follow the below link. Applications close on Wednesday 25th September.


How to apply

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