Doug Hood Mining

Situation vacant – Welder/Engineer/Line-borer

August 12, 2019

We have a vacancy for a Welder/Engineer/Line-borer in our Westport Workshop

• work for a contractor with the capacity and track record to deliver projects safely and successfully.
• support a well maintained fleet of heavy mining machinery in the best part of the country.
• work with people safely and to a high standard.
• home every night.

Apply now:
Please send a covering letter and CV to:

About the role:
A permanent, full-time position in our Westport Workshop based on a 5-on 2-off roster with some site and Saturday work as required.
Focussed on maximising fleet availability for a busy contract mining operation.

Requirements for the role:
– Qualified Welder/Engineer/Line-borer OR proven experience working on heavy plant and equipment.
– Ability to work as part of a high performing team including a proven health and safety focus.
– Licence class 2 minimum with W & T endorsements.
– Excellent attendance record.
– Drug and alcohol free.
– Able to currently live and work in New Zealand.

What we offer:
– An excellent range of work on core mining plant.
– A competitive wage rate based on skills, qualifications and experience.
– Ongoing training and development.
– Being part of a friendly, supportive and committed team.

About Doug Hood Mining Ltd:
With a history of large mining, quarrying and civil engineering projects we as a team know what it takes to achieve a productive fleet, engaged workers and solid safety and work practices.
We have a strong maintenance culture based on the need to work productively and independently from remote sites.


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