Heavy Diesel Fitters

Job Description

Are you a local Diesel Fitter looking for an exciting opportunity on a mine site in the Bowen Basin? Look no further! Joyce Mechanical is seeking experienced mine workshop Diesel Fitters to join our team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform diagnostics, maintenance, and repairs on diesel engines and heavy equipment.
  • Conduct routine inspections and preventative maintenance to ensure equipment reliability.
  • Troubleshoot and identify technical issues.
  • Work collaboratively with our team and communicate effectively.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and maintain a safe work environment.


  • Trade qualified Diesel Fitter or equivalent trade.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills.
  • Knowledge of diesel engines and heavy equipment systems.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

What’s on offer: 

  • Permanent embedded contractor positions at a mine 2 hours from Mackay
  • 7:7 roster rotating D/N
  • Choose your side of the roster
  • Paid travel (first and last day)
  • Hourly rate up to $80 per hour
  • Super on all hours
  • Coal long service
  • BIBO or DIDO

If you're a motivated Diesel Fitter looking for a stable permanent position at a local mine, we have positions available on both sides of the roster.

Join Joyce Mechanical Services and become an integral part of our success in providing top-notch maintenance services!

To apply, please send your resume outlining your relevant experience to fieldservice@joycemechanical.com.