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Title:  Tyre Fitter - Coppabella

Req ID:  2783
City:  Moranbah
State:  QLD
Country/Region:  AU
Postal Code:  4744
Department:  Operations

About the role:

As a result of continued growth, we are currently seeking an experienced Tyre Fitter with a strong safety focus at our CMJV Mine. Located 140 kilometres South-West of Mackay, the mine produces premium low-volatile pulverized coal (LV-PCI) for export and domestic markets.


You will be part of a dynamic team contributing to the successful performance of the mine along with the following duties:  


  • Mechanical maintenance and tyre repairs on light, medium and heavy vehicles performed in a safe and productive manner
  • Tread depth measurements, pressure readings and inspections on all heavy earthmoving Mobile Equipment
  • Actively participate in effective shift change over and shift Pre-Starts
  • Complete a detailed written hand over at the end of each shift
  • Be an active participant in the Continuous Improvement Program
  • Conduct site hazard reports
  • Minimise production downtime in the event of breakdowns and scheduled maintenance by using effective shift planning techniques


The lifestyle:

 This position is offered on a 7/7 day/night roster and can allow for a residential, DIDO or FIFO lifestyle.


About you:

To be successful in this role you will have the following:

  • Proactive role in setting and maintaining a high safety standard
  • Minimum of 3 years tyre fitting experience in the mining industry
  • Cert 2 in Automotive Tyre Servicing Technology (LHAOTR)
  • AURKTJ016 Operate earthmoving and off the road tyre handlers
  • Experience in Tyre Maintenance Systems


We would also encourage retail service fitters with a minimum 5 years’ experience with earthmoving tyres to apply as well.


About Peabody:


Peabody is a world-leader in providing products for the production of affordable, reliable steel and energy to customers in 15 countries on five continents. We employ over 4,900 people, have 18 operations in the United States and Australia and in 2021 we restored 2400 acres of land. When you work with us, you are working with a team of professionals around the world who are committed to making a difference for themselves, their families, and their communities.


Peabody is a globally diverse company which offers an inclusive work environment to engage, recognise and develop employees. The company values the power of inclusion and diversity as a competitive advantage and is committed to increasing the number of diverse employees throughout its operations. We welcome applications from all diversity groups to assist us in honouring our commitment

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