Tyre Technician - Relief QLD

Job Description

Otraco International is the world's leading provider of Earthmover/Off-road tyre management services to the mining industry. Our world-class credentials are based on a proven ability to reduce the cost of earthmover tyre operation for major, blue chip, mining companies while maximising productivity and enhancing safety. For over 50 years, we have continued to set new benchmarks in tyre management; delivering savings with uncompromising standards of quality, safety and professionalism.

In Australia alone, we have a presence on over 45 mining operations and, due to continued growth and internal movement, we currently require an experienced OTR Relief Tyre Technician for Central QLD operations.


As Tyre Technician you undertake planned and reactive tyre changes/maintenance on a range of mobile mining equipment. You will provide a high level of continuous service on site by supporting the operations of the workshop, office, stock and personnel, ensuring the contracted scope of work is performed and maintained to a high standard. Duties include:

  • Undertaking planned and reactive tyre changes on a range of mobile mining equipment
  • Performing routine inspections and assessing wheel components to remain in service; entering data into our revolutionary tyre management system
  • Maintaining pressures and quality in accordance to site specifications
  • Upholding our commitment to providing an excellent level of service to our clients


  • Preferably a minimum of 2 years of Earthmover tyre fitting experience on mine sites
  • A Certificate II in Automotive Mechanical Tyre Fitting Heavy; AUR21916/ AUR21920 preferred
  • A valid C Class driving licence; HR/LR advantageous
  • A current WorkSafe forklift licence
  • QLD Standard 11 Mining Induction
  • Possess a high level of initiative and the ability to work well under pressure
  • An understanding that safety is paramount, with a high attention to detail to abide by site safety procedures
  • Possess a high level of maturity, initiative and the ability to work well under pressure
  • Ability to work autonomously


  • 7:7 Roster (Days & Nights) - Camp provided
  • $1000 signing on bonus
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Fortnightly averaged paid wages – (same consistent pay)
  • Ongoing in-house training and development from our RTO
  • Numerous financial, lifestyle, health and wellbeing benefits including salary sacrifice options, novated leasing, discounts and support programs

This is a genuine development opportunity to further extend and build upon your experience, a chance to define your career path with our world class organisation. We are looking for candidates who will exhibit an unwavering commitment to Health & Safety, to utilise their OTR Tyre Fitting expertise in an environment that fosters progression and development.  

Interested? Apply now! Or for further information please contact recruitment at recruitment@otraco.com