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About the role
Thiess is seeking an experienced Tyre Fitter for a permanent employment opportunity working on our QCoal open-cut coal mining project. Reporting into the Tyre Supervisor , you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results.
Our QCoal Northern Hub Coal Project is situated 10km south of Collinsville in the Bowen Basin.
Remove and fit rims and wheel assemblies on heavy earthmoving mining equipment as required
Remove and refit tyres and wheel assemblies on heavy earthmoving mining equipment as required
Perform regular tyre inflation pressure checks, adjust and report to supervisor
Source technical information from available reference manuals, technical bulletins, and computer-based systems
Initiate actions to prevent the occurrence of equipment non-conformance, identify and record any equipment quality problems, initiate, recommend, or provide solutions through designated channels
Be able to work in accordance with the site's procedures.
Roster & Conditions
New EA signed!
$5,000 Retention Bonus at 6 Months
$7,000 Retention Bonus at 12 Months
7 on 7 off rotating shift roster.
Full camp facilities are available
Bus transportation is provided to and from camp and site
To be considered for these opportunities you are required to have:
Minimum of two years’ experience working as a tyre fitter
HR driver’s licence preferable
Post-trade experience working in the mining and heavy earthmoving industry, or hydraulic excavator industry
At Thiess, we partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia and the Americas. For more than 85 years, we have operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses global insight to optimise solutions and create value for each project, positioning them for optimal efficiency, productivity and cost performance, backed by how we meet our commitments. Thiess is committed to being at the forefront of sustainable mining, leveraging the power of our people and technology to support clients in their journey to more sustainable enterprises.
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.