WE’RE HIRING

INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS

Have you ever dreamed of starting your career in the resources sector in Australia? Now is your chance!

Schlam is searching for the best possible talent across the globe and has opened international applications for a short time only. Regardless of where you are from, if you have the necessary mechanical skills and experience in heavy mining equipment, we want to hear from you.

Be quick, your opportunity to apply won’t last long.

FIFO JOBS AVAILABLE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA

ROLES AVAILABLE:

(Fly-in fly-out from Perth Western Australia)

Trade Certificates are mandatory.

Due to ongoing growth in our organisation, we are expanding our Mechanical Services team. With access to over 40 sites across the Pilbara and Goldfields regions of Western Australia and the biggest contracts in the industry – we are looking for the best talent to grow with us.

Schlam Cru offers competitive rates, a choice of rosters, paid training and upskilling, visible career development and job security to settle here in Australia.

Design your career, your way with Schlam Cru.

INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS

At Schlam, we’ve streamlined our VISA process to ensure a smooth and efficient experience for all our international sponsorships. To accomplish this, we’ve partnered with a Migration agency that specializes in facilitating international sponsorships.

To learn more about our visa process download our International Application Pack.

Schlam provides the following for all International VISA candidates:

  • 482 VISA Sponsorship – covering all associated costs 
  • 1 way flight from your country to Perth, Australia
  • Accommodation for the first month living in Australia
  • Private Health Insurance for the first month living in Australia 
  • Any necessary or required tickets and licenses for mine sites 
  • Full Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Access to discounted tools

WHAT WORK WILL I DO?

Joining our close-knit team will see you work on a range of heavy mobile equipment such as excavators, dump trucks, shovels, dozers, graders and loaders. You may carry out breakdown service and repair work for heavy mobile equipment both in the field or pit and in a workshop.

Some other duties include:

  • Routine Maintenance – regular inspections and preventative maintenance
  • Repairs – diagnosing and repairing mechanical, hydraulic and electrical issues
  • Component Replacement – replacing worn or damaged parts such as engines, transmissions and hydraulic systems
  • Safety Compliance – ensuring equipment meets safety standards and regulations
  • Documentation – maintaining detailed records of maintenance and report work for equipment history and compliance purposes
  • Emergency Repairs – responding to breakdowns and emergencies to get equipment back into operation as quickly as possible
  • Upgrades – installing modifications and upgrades to improve performance and efficiency

WHAT SKILLS DO I NEED TO JOIN SCHLAM?

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience
  • Prior experience with open cut mining
  • Thorough understanding of OEM brands: CAT, Hitachi, Sandvik, Komatsu, Liebherr
  • Effective communicator
  • Ability to work both autonomously and within a team, across remote locations
  • Thorough understanding and demonstration of adherence to safety systems and procedures

In addition to your HD Mechanic or Auto Electrical Trade Qualification, you will also need:

  • Valid Driver’s Licence
  • Valid Passport
  • National Police Clearance

ABOUT SCHLAM

Schlam is one of Australia’s largest privately owned mining services companies. Our rapid growth and ambitious plans to expand further across Western Australia mean golden employment opportunities.

We have mining industry jobs with incredibly flexible employment conditions and competitive rates for talented individuals. We are an equal opportunity employer and have achieved DMW/POEA Accreditation to ensure we comply with the standards, guidelines, and regulations to protect the rights and welfare of international workers.

WE’RE BUILDING A TEAM

OF THE BEST IN THE BUSINESS

READY TO APPLY?

If you think you’ve got what it takes, and you are looking for an opportunity to continue your career in Australia, Schlam Cru welcomes you.

Please note there is no charge to submit your application.

International applications will close 5pm (WST) on the 31st of May 2024 and no applications will be accepted after this date.

Once applications have closed, all submissions will be acknowledged. Our Hiring Managers will then review the applications and if successful, you will be notified about progressing through to the second stage of the recruitment process.

In the second stage, you will be asked to submit a video and participate in an interview with our management team.

WHY WORK FOR SCHLAM?

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