Diesel Fitter (Drill)

Job Description

Action Drill & Blast is a leading provider of integrated drilling and blasting services in Australia.

We have a positive team culture based on our core values of Safety, Integrity, Teamwork, and Innovation and we provide our employees with a safe and friendly work environment.

Our large REICHDrill platform rotary drill fleet is modern and maintained to the highest standard.

We are currently seeking applications and expressions of interest from experienced Diesel Fitters for Full-Time 7/7 DIDO positions at a number of our Drill and Blast Projects in the Bowen Basin. These projects and vacancies include:

  • South Walker Creek (Coppabella/Nebo region) - 7/7 roster
  • Isaac Downs (Coppabella/Moranbah region) - 7/7 roster
  • Yarrabee (Blackwater region) - 7/7 roster
  • Jellinbah (Blackwater region) - 7/7 roster
  • Baralaba (Baralaba/Banana region) - 7/7 roster
  • Callide (Biloela region) - 4/5/5/4/5/5 roster
  • Saraji (Dysart region) – 7/7 roster

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor you will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  • Perform scheduled drill servicing across our REICHDrill rigs
  • Performing unscheduled repairs
  • Prioritising workloads or unscheduled repairs when required
  • Troubleshoot and rectify mechanical issues
  • Supervising and/or coaching the activities of Trainee Fitters
  • Maintaining and servicing light vehicles, support trucks and trailers
  • Fulfilling all safety requirements and maintenance reporting needs.

ESSENTIAL Skills and requirements include:

  • Trade Certificate (Mechanical)
  • Proficiency with diagnostic tools and equipment
  • Driver Licence (HR advantageous)
  • High level of diagnostic skills and field service fault finding is highly regarded
  • Ability to work autonomously and part of a team
  • Physical fitness and ability to perform manual labour

DESIRABLE skills include:

  • Drill Maintenance Ability
  • Previous Drill Maintenance Experience
  • Refrigerant Handling Licence
  • Demonstrate leadership skills
  • Working at Heights
  • EWP

If you don't have any experience working on a mine site or drill rigs but have Heavy Diesel or Mechanical maintenance experience, we would still like to hear from you as we have training pathways in place to upskill personnel.

If you have any questions regarding the role, please contact us via recruitment@actiondb.com.au and we will get back to you ASAP.

To apply for the position you will need to provide a current CV/resume with two contactable referees. We are an inclusive employer and encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply. Click ‘Apply Now’ to submit your application