Trainee Tyre Fitter
Apply now Refer a friend Trainee Tyre Fitter Apply now Job ID: 554477 Job type: Full Time - Permanent Location: Sydney, Cobar, Dubbo, Hunter Valley, Orange, Brisbane, Emerald, Gladstone, Mackay, Moranbah Categories: Maintenance, Operations/Production Who we are Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities. Our Mining, Energy and Industrial division provides engineering and construction, contract mining and asset services to customers in the resources, energy, power generation and industrial sectors.
As part of this team, youâ€™ll join a group of innovative thinkers who work together to deliver market-leading, safe, cost effective and environmentally friendly outcomes that exceed customer expectations. Position summary Otraco International is the world's leading provider of Earthmover/Off-road tyre management services to the mining industry. Our world-class credentials are based on a proven ability to reduce the cost of earthmover tyre operation for major open pit miners while maximising production and enhancing safety.
Entirely independent of any tyre manufacturer or supplier, Otraco has continued to set new benchmarks in tyre performance â€“ delivering dramatic savings with uncompromising standards of quality, safety and professionalism. Otraco international encourages career enhancement and growth within its employee base and this is a good opportunity to take on a position that offers responsibility, movement to other Otraco sites and a diversity of work. This position can lead to a variety of duties within the company for the successful applicant.
ABOUT YOU A desire to start a career as a Tyre Fitter Hold a valid Heavy Vehicle Driver's Licence (minimum C class manual Licence non probationary). You will be required to get your HR- Manual Licence within three months of employment. Hold a Worksafe recognised Forklift Licence Able to obtain a police clearance A strong safety and procedural focus Excellent communication and interpersonal skills A team player Always represent our company professionally IN RETURN WE OFFER The successful applicants will have the rare opportunity of being paid to learn.
We are a Registered Training Organisation and at the end of your training you will hold a nationally recognised certificate in tyre fitting which will enable you to work on any large tyres including all earth moving tyres. Our training program starts with a six week course based in Perth. This portion of the course is 5 days per week, 9 hours per day.
At the completion of that part of the course you will then be offered a role at one of our mine sites where you will continue your training on the job. The rosters vary dependent on the site, most sites are on either a 2 weeks on, 1 week off (2:1) or 8 days on, 6 days off (8:6) rosters or residnetial o....