Maintainer Drill Fitter

Date:  10 May 2024


  • 14/14 days and nights roster | FIFO from Perth to the Roy Hill Mine
  • Base + FIFO Allowances + Shift Allowances + Super + Bonuses
  • Family friendly even time roster to achieve true life/work balance
  • Be part of a technologically advanced mine site


About the role:


The Mobile Maintenance team is currently seeking an experienced Drill Fitter to join the team.
Reporting to the Supervisor Mobile Maintenance, you will be responsible for providing repairs and maintenance to a fleet of Pit Vipers & D65.



  • Carrying out inspections, servicing, repairs, and maintenance to the heavy equipment fleet
  • Resolving mechanical and electrical issues quickly and effectively to ensure machine availability
  • Carrying out scheduled and unscheduled maintenance tasks as directed
  • Applying knowledge of products, techniques, and processes to carry out tasks


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
  • A proven ability to trouble shoot and carry out quality repairs on diesel engines, hydraulic, electrical and high pressure air systems
  • Experience maintaining the following heavy mobile equipment is required -

- Epiroc Pit Viper 271

- Epiroc D65


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.