Job Description

Hardrock is a mining recruitment company specialising in permanent, long term trades positions within the Western Australian underground mining industry. Hardrock works in partnership with underground mining related businesses to source skilled trades persons for operations across the state of WA. We are not a labour hire company and only offer permanent employment opportunities. Hardrock Recruitment has permanent positions available for underground HD Fitters / Diesel Mechanics / Plant Mechanics and Drill Fitters in Western Australia currently, paying $58.00 - $65.00 p/h (permanent rates) for experienced tradesmen working an even time 2/2 roster.

Join a well established and respected underground maintenance business that values their employees and provides flexible work and roster arrangements. All employees have the Directors number in their phone.

We have Goldfields and Kimberley positions available with the option of FIFO, DIDO or Kalgoorlie - Boulder residential. Minimum requirements for available positions: Australian recognised Light / Heavy Mechanical Trade Certification 

C or HR Driver’s License Trade experience performing repairs and maintenance, breakdown and fault-finding on underground or open cut mobile plant   Exposure to Caterpillar, Komatsu, Hitachi, Liebherr, Volvo, Toro, Sandvik, Atlas Copco mobile plant ideal Ability to pass full medical, drug and alcohol screen and police clearance Agricultural, Light Vehicle, Military background tradesmen are encouraged to apply Good attitude and willingness to commit to a long term positions on a set roster   Are you interested in potentially relocating to Perth or Kalgoorlie? We have residential opportunities for Diesel Mechanics and Auto Electricians and can arrange work for you prior to making the move.

If you are looking for a certain roster or work arrangement (residential, DIDO, FIFO etc), Hardrock will work with you to secure that arrangement. We provide a job search service for tradesmen looking to work in WA and can assist with job selection advice, relocation, selecting schools, choice of residential areas, general WA industry advice. If you are interested in these opportunities, please email your updated CV to or apply through Seek and you will be contacted for a confidential discussion about your application.  

Required Skills

Atlas Copco
Drill Fitters
HD Fitters


Kalgoorlie, Goldfields & Esperance