Mechanical Fitter

Job Description

Relaxation and reward on offer with revised roster at UGL Mackay Workshop

Workshop Mechanical Fitters,

Who wouldn’t like three long weekends out of every four and more paid overtime?  

Set in the beautiful tourist mecca, Mackay, Queensland, that’s what’s on offer at UGL’s workshop.

‘We’ve listened to our employees, and really wanted to make an attractive roster to allow people to have quality time off as well’, explains Luke Schatkowski, Workshop Manager.

‘We’re also helping you reach overtime and penalty rates quicker by reducing the ordinary hours each day.’

With stand-alone Electrical and Mechanical sheds on site, UGL’s Mackay Workshop is experiencing significant growth in many areas including component work and the rail sector.

Part of the CIMIC Group, UGL employees are eligible to a range of benefits – too many to list – including corporate discounts from Apple to Qantas and Health insurance providers. 

We work on challenging and exciting projects that shape the way we evolve, adapt and transform the industries we work in. This opportunity will see you join a strong brand, in a highly experienced team with a reputation for delivery and working together for our customers to develop and provide solutions.

About the role

 We are seeking applications from Trade Qualified Mechanical Fitters, to join our Mackay Workshop.  These positions are permanent based on a 3-month probation period. 

 About you 

To be considered for the role you will possess the following skills, experience, and attributes:

·     Trade qualified Fitter and Turner

·     HRWL – LF, DG, RB preferred

·     Experience in all aspects of heavy fitting including fault diagnoses in machinery

·     Organising and planning of work

·     Basic welding and use of gas cutting torch and burners

·     Maintain the well-equipped workshop including updated critical spares list in site store

What makes you right for UGL 

·     Ability to provide a safe, supportive and positive workplace

·     Empower a united and collaborative culture

·     Deliver technical excellence and create efficient, innovative solutions

·     Build an enviable reputation and the trust of employees, clients and other stakeholders

·     Genuine concern for safety 

About Us 

UGL is well-known and respected for providing end-to-end engineering, construction and maintenance services within; rail and transport, communications and technology systems, oil and gas, power, renewables and resources, water and defence markets. UGL partners with some of the world’s largest blue-chip companies and government agencies, private enterprises and public institutions. We are a member of the CIMIC Group of companies. 

At UGL, we value diversity – in the backgrounds, ideas, work styles and perspectives of our team. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourage people with disability, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people, mature aged workers and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply. 

Please note that relevant screening checks will be conducted as part of the recruitment process. These may include a national criminal history check and for you to undergo pre-employment medical assessment including drug and alcohol screen.