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Mechanic - Olympic Dam

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Date: 20-Apr-2019

Location: Roxby Downs, SA, AU, 5725

Company: Broadspectrum

The Company
Broadspectrum is an operations, maintenance and construction services organisation, operating globally in the resources, energy, industrial, infrastructure, rail, property and defence sectors. This is a complex and evolving business offering the high profile projects, large-scale challenges and tailored support you need to achieve on the global stage.

The Role

Broadspectum are seeking expression of interest for experienced Mechanics to provide Maintenance services on Broadspectrum Plant & Equipment located at Olympic Dam in support of BHP and other clients

Responsibilities Include but not limited to

  • Carry out the maintenance and repair of plant and equipment as directed.
  • Assist with the day to day co-ordination of workshop supplies and parts procurement including stock control.
  • Provide technical support to the team (whole contract) in the areas of maintenance services repairs/replacement of plant and equipment.
  • Ensure that plant and equipment is fully utilized (from a readiness/maintenance perspective) and that plant maintenance costs are kept within budgetary constraints.
  • Ensure that plant & equipment is complaint with all BHP standards
  • Assist with the maintenance of a preventive maintenance program for plant and equipment and review items of plant to be replaced.
  • Create and maintain maintenance work orders for plant and equipment.  Provide feedback to ensure all jobs or purchases are entered into the SAP system / Vehicles Database.
  • Assist with the co-ordination of workshop activities.
  • Provide guidance to other workshop team members including Trade Assistance(s).
  • Work to the Quality system, ensuring maintenance activities are undertaken in such a manner as to maintain quality processes.

Skills and Experience

  • Trade Qualification (Heavy Diesel).
  • Aptitude to obtain skills in workshop administration including scheduling of works, service logs, time management, plant history, statutory maintenance, parts acquisition etc.
  • Experience in, or aptitude towards, hydraulics, auto electrical, welding, minor fabrication and the maintenance and servicing of plant and equipment.
  • Drivers License – minimum but willingness to undertake training for a higher category (Heavy Vehicle) license

To Apply
Please visit the Careers section of our website or Click “APPLY” to forward your application CV, along with copies of any relevant qualifications. To be considered for this role you will be required to undertake an Australian Federal Police Check and a Pre-employment Medical Assessment.

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business. For more information about us, visit

Job Requsition ID: 103903

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