Maintainer Diesel Fitter

Date:  12 Jun 2024


  • 14/14 days and nights roster | FIFO from Perth to the Roy Hill Mine
  • Family friendly even time roster to achieve true life/work balance
  • Base + FIFO Allowances + Shift Allowances + Super + Bonuses
  • Access to Qantas Points and Status Credits program



About the role:


The Mobile Maintenance team at Roy Hill is on the lookout for a passionate and skilled Maintainer Diesel Fitter to become a pivotal part of our Hauling & Ancillary crew.

Under the guidance of the Supervisor Mobile Maintenance, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the optimal performance of our diverse and state-of-the-art heavy equipment fleet. This includes production loaders and a wide array of ancillary equipment, ranging from electric to mechanical drive trucks.



  • Carry out comprehensive inspections, servicing, repairs, and maintenance, ensuring our fleet's reliability and efficiency
  • Resolve mechanical challenges head-on, applying your problem-solving skills to maintain vehicle availability and performance
  • Engage in both scheduled and unscheduled maintenance tasks, utilizing your deep knowledge of products, techniques, and processes to drive excellence


Skills and Experience:


  • Australian recognised trade certificate required
  • Forklift, EWP, crane, dogging and basic rigging licences required
  • Current WA manual C class driver’s licence required
  • Experience maintaining the following heavy mobile equipment -

- Caterpillar Dump Trucks (793F)

- Hitachi Electric Drive Dump Truck (EH5000/EH4000)

- Caterpillar Graders (24M/16M)

- Caterpillar Wheel Loader/Dozer (994K/994H/992K and 854K)


Mine Site Facilities:

  • Modern, comfortable camp accommodation
  • High quality gourmet food options (vegan, gluten free and healthy options)
  • Large fully equipped gym facility, as well as a gym specifically for females
  • Heated outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach Volleyball court and Golf simulators
  • Village shop and extensive supporting amenities
  • SWIFT in-room entertainment with comprehensive content and own-device casting capability
  • Active social club with community events and activities for employees
  • Lifestyle, Learning and Recreation initiative which provide events for your family


About the Company:


Roy Hill is a world class mining company, leading the way through innovative, integrated mining rail and port operations, to export iron ore safely and efficiently from West Australia’s Pilbara region.


We are a company where people matter. We support our team to reach their full potential by providing generous benefits and opportunities, empowering them to actively contribute to our success and that of our state and country.


We are committed to the use of new technologies that results in higher quality product, less waste, improved efficiencies and above all, a safer workplace. Our integrated next generation mine, rail and port operations enable the sustained low-cost production of iron ore at a consistent quality and grade, allowing us to respond to changing market cycles.


We are proud to collaborate and work in partnership with the communities in which we operate, supporting programs and initiatives that help achieve positive outcomes and leave a lasting legacy.

We are dedicated to minimising our environmental footprint, designing our operations to optimise the rehabilitation of the land when and where mining has been completed.


We are Roy Hill.


Equal Opportunity:


Roy Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we proudly encourage indigenous Australians, Veteran personnel and females to apply. We promote cultural diversity, gender equality and non- discrimination.

We are proud of our relationships with our Traditional Owners and value the difference these partnerships make to the success of the project and to the lives of the people on whose land we operate.


How to apply


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To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work permanently in Australia.


Please note that unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.