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Diesel Fitters - Lady Loretta

Department Redpath Australia Pty Ltd.

Date Posted 3/28/2021

Position Type Full Time

Reference No. 2903-2584-HDF

LocationMount ISA, Queensland, Australia

About the Project

This is your opportunity to join the Redpath team at the world class Lady Loretta Mine, approximately 140km North-West of Mt Isa, whereby Redpath are responsible for all facets of the mining operation.  The Lady Loretta Operation has been set up using industry leading technology, and Redpath have continued these standards with mobilisation of new equipment with an emphasis on technology to support safe and efficient production outcomes.


The role involves

  • maintain heavy mobile equipment
  • ensure workshop is maintained;
  • Working a 2/2 roster, 12hr shifts
  • providing preventative & breakdown to a fleet of over 50 pieces of equipment including Sandvik- Cablebolts, Jumbo’s, Boggers (with AutoMine), Jacon Combo Rigs, Normet Charge Up, Epiroc Trucks, Atlas Copco Trucks


We are looking for

  • heavy duty diesel fitter/mechanic trade qualifications;
  • experience working with underground/heavy duty equipment;  
  • experience working underground,
  • strong fault finding and diagnostic skills;
  • basic Auto electronic knowledge;
  • Valid manual drivers licence
  • Current First Aid certificate or ability to get prior to commencement
  • A work ethic and attitude in keeping with Redpath's motto Consider in done — safely.


In return you can expect

  • Family friendly lifestyle roster
  • Career paths through internal promotions
  • Competitive hourly rate with annual leave, sick leave
  • PPE provided
  • Excellent Camp Facilities – modern large rooms, wet mess, gym, & pool
  • Salary Sacrifice for Superannuation and Novated car leasing
  • Discounted health insurance with BUPA
  • Business improvement and innovation rewards
  • Reimbursement for prescription safety glasses (up to $200)
  • Employee Assistance (4 sessions per annum), well-being assistance that’s free for all the family
  • Investment in training in OEM Accredited Trade Courses


How to Apply

As an equal opportunity employer, Redpath is sensitive to the importance of diversity in the workplace and supports this through a work environment committed to gender equality and cultural diversity. We welcome applications from candidates willing to join a collaborative team and encourage women & Indigenous people to apply.

We will be shortlisting for this position immediately, so you can apply for this great opportunity by simply clicking on the 'apply' button below or by visiting our website.

The team at Redpath is always committed to keeping safety first, last and always. Due to the unfolding circumstances of COVID-19 and the Government regulations in place, the roster and/or working location advertised in this advert may be temporarily subject to change whilst the government regulations are in place. This is to implement effective social distancing measures & to ensure the health & safety of our workforce. If these potential changes are applicable, they will be discussed at the interview stage.

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity and to build a career in an innovative and dynamic organization, submit your resume by clicking on Apply Now below.
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Redpath Mining Contractors and Engineers is an equal opportunity employer.