Roller Technician

Roller Technician
March 13, 2019 Nicole McNess
FMG Anderson Point
April 1, 2019
FIFO from Perth
Job Type


Premier People are a leading recruitment specialist, supplying quality, skilled and experienced blue-collar workers to our clients within various industries in the WA market including mining and shutdowns, warehousing, transport, logistics and construction.

By establishing solid, trusting relationships, and a reputation amongst our clients for supplying quality, reliable and hardworking individuals, Premier People have built a strong presence and network across WA.

Job Summary

Premier People are currently assisting our client, a leading contractor servicing various mines across WA, with their requirement for Roller Technicians. Candidates must be available to work between the 30th of April and the 4th of May. Key responsibilities include:

  • Inspecting and maintaining soft and hard skirts
  • Maintenance of tips, arms, cushions, poles and rollers
  • Roller, skirts, trough idlers, returns, impact areas and frame change outs
  • Operation of belt lifters, enerpacs and comealongs
  • Tracking Frame Installations
  • Plough blade inspections and replacements
  • Use additional tooling such as spreader bars, rattle guns, hand tooling etc.
  • Conform to and promote OHS and Safe Working Practices

Perks and Benefits

Premier People’s Shutdown division supplies skilled and experienced trades and skilled labour to mine sites across WA. Our core crew of 75+ individuals mobilise to BHPIO, FMG, Roy Hill and Rio Tinto sites to carry out many areas of maintenance.

  • Work for leading contractors in the industry
  • Fly In / Fly Out from Perth, WA
  • Up to 12-hour days
  • Above market pay rates
  • Additional ongoing work available

Skills and experience

Candidates must be prepared to complete a pre-employment medical check and a drugs and alcohol test. Successful applicants must have rights to work in Australia and hold the following:


  • Valid WA Driver’s License
  • Working at Heights (RIIWHS204D)
  • Working in Confined Spaces (RIIWHS202D)
  • Gas Testing Atmospheres (MSAPHOS217A)



  • Willing to work in TA roles if and when required
  • Previous experience working within the mining industry
  • MSIC Card