Orica | Mechanical Fitter

Orica | Mechanical Fitter


Job Position: Mechanical Fitter

Company: Orica

Expected salary:

Location: Cavan, SA

Mechanical Fitter Job Details:


At Orica, it’s the power of our people that leads change and shapes our futures. Every day, all around the world, our people help mobilise vital resources essential to progress. Established in 1874, we have grown to become the world leader in mining and civil blasting with a diverse of team of more than 13,000 across the world. It’s an exciting time to join us – we are shaping the future of mining through digital and automated technologies, embracing new ways of thinking, pioneering innovation and reimagining the way we work. Every day we embrace new ways of thinking and work closely together to deliver innovative technologies, to ensure we remain at the forefront of our industry. And we believe that our 11,500+ people around the world play the most important role in helping our customers find success.
About the role:
Our South Australian business is thriving, and as such we are on the lookout for a motivated and team focussed Mechanical fitter (auto-electrician / diesel mechanic) to join our high performing team at Orica Olympic Dam. The successful candidate will work on an 8 days off, 6 days off roster out of Adelaide, and will report to the Senior Site Supervisor at the Orica – Olympic Dam Site.
As a mechanical fitter at Orica, you will provide technical support and maintenance to all of Orica’s fixed plant and mobile plant at the Olympic Dam Site. At Orica, we have incredible training and organisational development infrastructure in which mechanical fitters who wish to take the next step in their careers into technical or Leadership within a large global business. This is a remarkable opportunity for a skilled candidate wishing to embark upon a new stable career with a large global market leading company offering excellent employment conditions, opportunities, roster and rewards.
What you will be doing:
General servicing of all mobile and fixed plant and machinery;

  • Schedule servicing, repairs, alterations and breakdown maintenance.
  • Assist the Territory and Site Managers to manage a maintenance plan for the equipment at their site(s);
  • Continually reassess risks associated with regional operation and maintenance processes taking appropriate corrective action as required;
  • Providing field support for clients by performing training, reviews and maintenance support on site;
  • Participate in safety programs and promote safe work practice.

What you will bring:

  • Trade certification in Heavy Road Transport or equivalent.
  • Auto electrical knowledge is advantageous.
  • Strong written and verbal communication, customer relation and problem-solving skills;
  • Ability to attain a Heavy rigid (HR) vehicle license
  • Previous experience working on heavy vehicles (advantageous);

What we offer:
As part of a truly global company, you will have the ability to grow and learn in a diverse, collaborative culture. We foster relationships and learning through connected global and local teams, promote flexible and diverse career paths and support the development of your knowledge and skills.
You will be paid a competitive salary, learn from talented individuals across multiple disciplines and be able to thrive in a safe workplace within a collaborative culture. Ignite your career at a place where your distinct potential can find its home.
Our commitment:
Orica promotes and fosters a culture of inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment everywhere we operate. We treat our people and applicants with fairness, dignity, and respect, getting the best of everyone’s contributions.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, nationality, age, military or veteran, marital or disability status.

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