Conveyor Technician – WA

  • Work Type:

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • location:

  • Port Hedland
  • Karratha
  • Perth
  • WA
  • Goldfields & Kalgoorlie
  • Perth
  • Port Hedland & Karratha
  • Category:

  • Trades and Services

VLI is an OEM and market leader in the supply of specialised equipment and allied services used in mining and bulk material handling industries globally. We are recognised as one of Australia’s premier manufacturer, service provider, and major belting distributor for specialised conveyor and underground mining components. We have a well-established and integrated presence across the conveyors industry, providing the group with a uniquely broad product and service offering.

Our Western Australia team is currently seeking experienced Conveyor Technicians to work with both mechanical and splicing crews. The remuneration for these permanent full time positions will be between $29.00 p/hour – $45.00 p/hour, pending experience. This role will involve conveyor belt installations, conveyor belt splicing, conveyor belt maintenance & repairs, lagging of pulleys and idlers and troubleshooting of belt damage and faults.

To be  considered for this role, you will:

  • Possess a strong commitment to WH&S in the workplace
  • Minimum 3 years previous experience in belt splicing and working with conveyors, conveyor equipment and services in mining/ports/grain terminals
  • “C” class drivers licence
  • Experience in the use of handling chemicals
  • Willingness to learn and follow instruction
  • Team Player
  • Ability to be able to get to work on time and demonstrate reliability
  • Willingness to participate in a pre-placement medical (including ongoing drug & alcohol testing)
  • Forklift licence (preferred but not essential)
  • Rigging ticket (preferred but not essential)
  • Working at Heights ticket (preferred but not essential)
  • Confined Space ticket (preferred but not essential)
If you are interested in applying for this role, please email your resume addressing how you meet the selection criteria, to: careers@vli.com.au.
Your application should highlight your experience in a similar role, and any achievements you believe are relevant to applying for this role.