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Permanent Full-time
Aus - WA Regional
Operator - Production / Excavator, Operator - All Round / Multi Skilled
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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 today.

About the role

Thiess is currently looking for a motivated Ancillary, All Rounder & Excavator Mobile Plant Operators at our Rocky’s Reward open-cut mining operation.

With a 2/1 FIFO roster from Perth, reporting to the Mining Supervisor, you will thrive on meeting all goals and challenges, and act with fairness and integrity in all that you do.

In return, we will celebrate your achievements and provide great opportunities for you to take your career to the next level.

In this role, you will:

  • Operate mobile machinery efficiently, safely and competently to ensure maximum output
  • Comply with Thiess’ policies and procedures
  • Respond to instructions from the Mining Supervisor
  • Excavate to design boundaries of ore bodies, berms and pit walls
  • Ensure floor levels are maintained
  • Minimise dilution and achieving design parameters within acceptable tolerances
  • Set and maintain high housekeeping standards
  • Carry out pre-start checks
  • Safe and efficient operation of;
  • 250T > 400T Hitachi Excavators
  • CAT Dozers, Loaders & CAT Graders
  • CAT 785 Dump Trucks & Water Carts

About you

  • At least 2 years’ experience as a mining All Rounder, Ancillary or Production Excavator Operator
  • Equivalent to, or specific experience operating the aforementioned machinery is essential
  • Experience in a mining production environment is essential
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of ore mark-ups and pit configuration
  • Current HR driver’s licence
  • Team orientated attitude to work
  • Proven compliance and commitment to health and safety at all times

About the benefits

  • The option to salary-sacrifice flights into Perth from within Australia
  • Accommodation is provided in the Leinster Village and township. With recent investment in the town and the mine site, there are great facilities available to make you feel comfortable
  • Leinster has a swimming pool, fitness centre, squash, basketball and tennis courts, a grassed oval, an indoor sporting stadium and a 6 hole golf course
  • There is also a medical centre, plus an IGA supermarket which also has access to an ATM facility
  • There is no ‘Wet Mess’ as this function is provided at the Tavern which also offers meals and a bottle shop
  • Leinster is only a 1 hour and 10 minute flight from Perth with a short drive from camp to site, meaning you spend less time travelling to and from work
  • Full time direct employment, a competitive salary and the opportunity to be a part of the world's largest Mining Services Provider: Thiess Mining & Metals

About us

We partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. For more than 80 years, we’ve operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses that insight to optimise solutions for each project and create lasting value for our clients and the communities we live and work in.

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We’re focused on creating an inclusive environment to allow our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered. 

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How to apply

This role is an opportunity to take 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.

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