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Northern Operations - Carpenter

Job No. 789449
Work Type Full Time - Permanent
Location Australia - Western Australia
Categories Maintenance/Mantenimiento, Mining/Mina, Operations/Operaciones, Processing/Procesos
Published | W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close | W. Australia Standard Time

The health and safety of our people and our host communities is a value that drives the way we work. Our consolidated commitment to achieving the highest level of safety performance stands at the forefront of our planning, actions and behaviours.


BHP Billiton Nickel West – Carpenter


  • 1 Role Available
  • Locations at our Leinster
  • Fly in Fly Out roster or residential (Leinster) – 7 days on, 7 days off


 Job Description 

This role reports to the Maintenance Supervisor. The purpose of this role is to provide maintenance and small projects to the Leinster Township and Single Persons Quarters, working with the highest priority towards safety.


This role comes with an opportunity contribute to an environment where safety is a priority, where integrity is expected, where you have the opportunity to learn, develop and make things happen.


Skills and Requirements


  • Qualified Carpenter
  • Exposure to either the mining industry 
  • You will have a WA 'C' Class Drivers License or National equivalent
  • Previous exposure using SAP is seen as favorable
  • EWP, Working at Heights, forklift, excavator and skid steer is highly desirable
  • Aerodrome Reporting Officer desirable



As part of the recruitment process for this position you may be required to undergo a pre-employment medical and participate in a background screen including a criminal history check, identity check and qualifications check.


Supporting a Diverse Workforce 

At BHP Billiton, we recognize that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.


Company Description - Nickel West

A member of the BHP Billiton Group, Nickel West produces nickel in-concentrate and has its operations located throughout Western Australia - comprising mines, concentrators, a smelter and a refinery.



Nickel West Leinster

Nickel West Leinster is located 375 kilometres north of Kalgoorlie in Western Australia. The operation sources nickel ore from the Perseverance Underground Mine and Cliffs Underground Mine before crushing and processing to produce a concentrate. The Leinster Village and Township offer a unique lifestyle with all the modern conveniences – an Olympic size swimming pool, health and fitness centre, race-course and even an 18 hole golf course


To Apply

Short listing for this position will commence on 3rd of March 2017, however we do reserve the right to close this position earlier than stated. To enable us to process your application as quickly as possible simply click on the 'apply' button below.

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