Belt Splicer

Premier People
    August 3, 2019
    FIFO from Perth
    Job Type
    Western Australia


    Premier People are currently assisting our client, a leading contractor, servicing various mines across WA, with their requirement for Belt Splicers to work on Roy Hill sites.

    • FIFO from Perth
    • Excellent pay rate
    • Ongoing shutdown work

    Key responsibilities include:

    • Perform hot and cold splicing/repairs - working with both fabric and steel chord belts
    • Operate winders, winches, fox drives, pinch drives, turn stations and vulcanisers
    • Prepare new and old belts. Using knifes for hooking skiving and cutting. Application of glues and adhesives
    • Working closely with crane crews to install and remove vulcanisers and presses
    • Maintenance and installation of belts on stackers, reclaimers, yard belts, over landers sample belts and belt feeders
    • Installing and removing belt clamps
    • Using chains and rigging equipment
    • Conform to and promote OHS and Safe Working Practices

    Experience, Skills and Qualifications

    Candidates must be prepared to complete a pre-employment medical check and a drugs and alcohol test. Successful applicants must have rights to work in Australia and hold the following:


    • Valid WA Driver’s License
    • Previous belt splicing experience
    • Working at Heights (RIIWHS204D)
    • Working in Confined Spaces (RIIWHS202D)


    • High Risk Work License
    • Willing to work in TA roles if and when required
    • Gas Testing Atmospheres (MSAPHOS217A)

    Benefits and Perks

    Premier People’s Shutdown division supplies skilled and experienced trades and skilled labour to mine sites across WA. Our core crew of 75+ individuals mobilise to BHPIO, FMG, Roy Hill and Rio Tinto sites to carry out many areas of maintenance.

    • Work for leading contractors in the industry
    • Fly In / Fly Out from Perth, WA
    • Up to 12-hour days
    • Above market pay rates
    • Additional ongoing work available

    Company Profile

    Premier People are a leading recruitment specialist, supplying quality, skilled and experienced blue-collar workers to our clients within various industries in the WA market including mining and shutdowns, warehousing, transport, logistics and construction.

    By establishing solid, trusting relationships, and a reputation amongst our clients for supplying quality, reliable and hardworking individuals, Premier People have built a strong presence and network across WA.