Tyre Fitter - Curragh North

Job Description

Build a deeper capability 

Thiess is offering permanent opportunities for Tyre Fitters to join our Curragh North Mine based in Central Queensland. Immediate start! 


About the role

Thiess is seeking an experienced Tyre Fitter for a permanent employment opportunity working on our Curragh North open-cut coal mining project. Reporting into the Tyre Supervisor, you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results.

The Curragh North Coal Mine is located in the Bowen Basin, Central Queensland about 200 kilometres west of Rockhampton.

  • Remove and fit rims and wheel assemblies on heavy earthmoving mining equipment as required
  • Remove and refit tyres and wheel assemblies on heavy earthmoving mining equipment as required
  • Perform regular tyre inflation pressure checks, adjust and report to supervisor
  • Source technical information from available reference manuals, technical bulletins, and computer-based systems
  • Initiate actions to prevent the occurrence of equipment non-conformance, identify and record any equipment quality problems, initiate, recommend, or provide solutions through designated channels
  • Be able to work in accordance with the site's procedures.


What’s in it for you? 

  • Permanent Thiess shirt from commencement  (not via our labour hire partners)
  • 7/7 roster
  • 12hr days & nights
  • BIBO available from Yeppoon, Rockhampton and Mackay
  • $5,000 refer a mate bonus
  • Salary sacrifice options – flights & novated leasing  
  • A range of corporate discounts including health insurance (Medibank), travel & retail products


About you 

  • A proactive attitude with the desire to work reliably as part of a world-class team to deliver excellence for our clients 
  • A genuine interest in building a career with Thiess 
  • Minimum of two years’ experience working as a Tyre Fitter
  • Verified skills list (training transcripts) 
  • Current Standard 11  
  • Current drivers licence 
  • A commitment to a positive safety culture 
  • Alignment to our principles, Integrity, Accountability, Innovation & Delivery


About us 

At Thiess, we partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia and the Americas. For more than 85 years, we have operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses global insight to optimise solutions and create value for each project, positioning them for optimal efficiency, productivity and cost performance, backed by how we meet our commitments. Thiess is committed to being at the forefront of sustainable mining, leveraging the power of our people and technology to support clients in their journey to more sustainable enterprises.

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We’re focused on creating an inclusive environment to allow our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered.

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Register your interest today

This role is an opportunity to take the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment, there is no better time to join Thiess.

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