Field Service Diesel Fitter

Job Description

Join Our Team at Rayment Excavations!

Rayment Excavations, a family-owned earthmoving company with over 40 years of experience, is a proud local business serving the Gladstone Region. We are committed to valuing our employees and offering a balanced work-life environment. We currently have an opening within our maintenance team—a crucial component in meeting the needs of our external customers.

Position: Qualified and Experienced Diesel Fitter

Location: Gladstone (Relocation assistance available for the right candidate)

About the Role:

  • Conduct comprehensive inspections, servicing, and both planned and urgent repair maintenance.
  • Accurately complete paperwork, including maintenance checklists, risk assessments, and reports.
  • Work on a variety of brands for both on-road and off-road machinery.
  • Diagnose and efficiently repair mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical faults.
  • Travel to job sites for field work, breakdowns, servicing, repairs, and refueling.
  • Assist with general boiler making duties as needed.
  • Provide support and guidance to Trades Assistants and Apprentices.
  • Adhere to workplace health, safety, quality, and environmental management systems.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Mechanical engineering trade certificate or higher qualification.
  • Minimum of two years post-trade qualification experience as a diesel fitter.
  • Current Australian driver’s licence (preferably HR or equivalent).
  • Strong knowledge of heavy vehicle, plant, and machinery operations, including parts interpretation, electrical, and hydraulic systems.
  • Proven ability to inspect, report, repair, and maintain heavy vehicles, plant, and machinery.
  • Self-motivated problem solver with a proactive attitude.
  • Ability to work safely, independently, and collaboratively in a team environment.


  • Opportunities for ongoing training and development.
  • Engage in diverse short- and long-term projects.
  • Immediate start with a competitive rate plus company vehicle.
  • Join a reputable, family-owned company with over 40 years of business experience.
  • Enjoy a supportive, down-to-earth team culture.

How to Apply:

If you're ready to join a dedicated team and make a difference, send your resume to Successful applicants will be contacted by phone.

Be a part of our team and help us continue to deliver excellence in earthmoving. Apply today!