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Diesel Fitter - Darlot, Australia

Department Redpath Australia Pty Ltd.

Date Posted 2/9/2022

Position Type Full Time

Reference No. 0902-2519-FIT

LocationPerth, Western Australia, Australia

About the Project

This is your opportunity to join the Redpath team at the historic Darlot Gold Mine. The Darlot Gold Mine is located approximately 56km east of Leinster and approximately 900km North East from Perth. The scope of this project includes Single Jumbo Development Crew for capital and oredrive/level development.  Redpath will have a brand new Sandvik DD421 jumbo, brand new Sandvik 514 loader and other ancillary equipment making it an exciting opportunity for operators and tradespeople alike.  Redpath are establishing an increasing presence in Western Australia and already have a significant global presence.


The role involves

  • Working a 2 week on, 2 week off roster, 12hr shifts
  • Carry out scheduled maintenance and breakdown repairs to Sandvik Jumbo’s, Loaders and various ancillary equipment
  • Fault finding repairing and/or replacing components as required
  • Maintain plant and equipment, ensuring compliance with regulations and site requirements
  • Maintain a clean & tidy workshop


We are looking for

  • Demonstrated experience working on underground hard rock mobile plant is essential
  • A Trade Certificate as a Diesel Fitter/Diesel Mechanic
  • Auto electrical knowledge is desired
  • Valid manual drivers licence
  • National Police clearance within last 6 months advantageous
  • A positive work ethic and attitude in keeping with Redpath's motto, Consider it done — safely.


In return you can expect

  • Family friendly even time roster
  • Career paths through internal promotions
  • Competitive hourly rate with leave entitlements
  • PPE provided
  • Camp and recreation facilities
  • Salary Sacrifice for Superannuation and Novated car leasing
  • Discounted health insurance with BUPA
  • Access to a wide range of benefits including discounts at major retailers
  • 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.

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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.