Conveyor Technician

Premier People
    July 26, 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 Conveyor Technicians for various dates in August, September and October to work on BHP and FMG sites.

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

    Key Responsibilities Include:

    • Inspecting and maintaining soft and hard skirts
    • Maintenance of tips, arms, cushions, poles and rollers
    • Roller, skirts, trough idlers, returns, impact areas and frame change outs
    • Operation of belt lifters, enerpacs and comealongs
    • Tracking Frame Installations
    • Plough blade inspections and replacements
    • Use additional tooling such as spreader bars, rattle guns, hand tooling etc.
    • 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
    • Working at Heights (RIIWHS204D)
    • Working in Confined Spaces (RIIWHS202D)
    • Gas Testing Atmospheres (MSAPHOS217A)



    • Willing to work in TA roles if and when required
    • Previous experience working within the mining industry
    • MSIC Card
    • Fire Extinguisher Training (CPPFES2005A)

    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.