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Diesel Fitter - Venetia Project, South Africa

Department Redpath Australia Pty Ltd.

Date Posted 4/21/2022

Position Type Full Time

Reference No. 2022-5421

LocationBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

About the Project

We are seeking an experienced Diesel Fitters for our Underground Project in South Africa. We are interested in people who are passionate about sharing their skills and knowledge of Australian Mining methods and processes to transfer to the South African workforce as part of an Integrated Operating Team with the Mine Owner.

The Project involves the transition from an open pit mine to an underground mine, whereby ore will be mined from underground ore bodies using sub level cave mining techniques. The following link provides an excellent overview of the planned mine.


Key Requirements

  • Underground heavy mobile equipment experience;
  • Trade Certificate (mechanical) or equivalent;
  • Experience working as an expatriate will be highly regarded;
  • 5+ years working in an underground mining environment;
  • Ability and willingness to transfer/mentor their skills & knowledge to South African personnel;
  • All valid and relevant qualifications, certificates and licences;
  • Adherence to all company safety standards, policies and procedures;
  • A valid International Manual Driver's Licence, or the ability to obtain one;
  • A valid Federal Police Clearance (within 6 months); and
  • A work ethic and attitude in keeping with Redpath's motto Consider it done — safely.


What we can offer

  • FIFO from any capital city in Australia;
  • Career paths through internal promotions;
  • Competitive & attractive salary package; and
  • Medical and travel insurance.
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.