Diesel Fitter

Job Description

  • Permanent Full-Time Position
  • Competitive Rates + Superannuation
  • Progression & Upskilling Opportunities

The Business

Established in 1995, our client has grown into one of Central Queensland’s biggest companies. Boasting a diverse range of services to mining, civil, commercial, gas and industrial, they’re equipped and committed to supplying service to projects throughout Australia. Delivering on large scale projects, offering their expertise in bulk earthworks, civil construction, HDPE pipelines, mining infrastructure and structural and civil concrete work scopes

With a strong focus towards quality, safety and environment, the company ensure that work is carried out effectively, efficiently and safely within the legislative and regulatory requirements.

The Opportunity

The opportunity exists for qualified Diesel / Mechanical Fitters who will be responsible in carrying out a range of mechanical work and associated activities in efficient and effective manner.

You’ll be required to use your knowledge, skills and experience in delivering exceptional outcomes in a team environment or individually, while maintaining the safe and productive culture all while having a positive impact on the community which they operate.

The job requires performance of duties in a workshop and/or site operations, minor servicing and maintenance, general housekeeping and labour duties associated with site operations.

About You

  • Qualification in engineering – Mechanical / Diesel fitting / Mobile plant or equivalent
  • Current QLD open drivers’ licence
  • General Construction Induction (white card)
  • Competency to operate plant and tools, as required
  • Experience in mechanical service, repairs and maintenance
  • Service, construct, install, repair and finish work to quality standards
  • Identify faults, service, maintain, tune and test plant and mobile equipment
  • Competent in the setup and use of mechanical equipment and ‘tools of the trade’, including air, electric and hand tools, welding equipment, measuring and electronic equipment, machining and other equipment, and plant machinery
  • Skilled in fabrication, assembly and installation of parts and materials
  • Ability to carry out minor body and trim repairs
  • Perform labouring duties including stacking materials and general housekeeping

Personal Attributes:

  • Self-motivated
  • Effective time management
  • Act with integrity and treat people and equipment with respect
  • Punctual and lead by example
  • Able to take direction and follow instructions
  • Desire to work cooperatively in a team environment to achieve goals
  • Comply with work health and safety policies
  • Perform tasks only when competent to do so under the circumstances

Your Reward

This is an exciting opportunity for the RIGHT applicant who wishes to develop and nurture their skills and experience, and a chance to grow with one of Central Queensland’s most reputable construction companies.

  • Permanent full-time position
  • 48 hour week + Overtime
  • Competitive pay rates + Superannuation
  • Career growth and progression opportunities
  • Immediate start available
  • Friendly and supportive team environment

Even Better Living

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Next Steps

To register your interest, click the “Apply for this job now” button, without delay.

To discuss this opportunity, or if you have questions, contact Tyrone Drahm for a confidential discussion on 0438 946 967 or tyrone@tradetalentscout.au