Mechanics and Mechanical Fitters Required | Rockhampton

Job Description

SUNNYJOBS is Australian owned Recruitment Company who take a different approach with how we operate. Our team have started from the floor and understand industry needs from both the people we work with and our clients. We provide high quality personnel to the Mining, Construction and Oil and Gas Industries and are looking to move into different industries.

We are currently seeking Coal-Ready Mechanically-Minded Trade Qualified Professionals (i.e, Mechanical Fitters and Mechanics) for ongoing roles in and around Rockhampton. This position will also include away-work in various QLD mine sites each week, where meals, travel and accommodation will be taken care of.

WHEN: Start ASAP. Ongoing positions for the right applicants. 

WHERE: Primary location will be in Rockhampton, QLD, 4700.  There is also a fair amount of out-of-town work, wherein you will be required to work in various mine sites around Central QLD.

ROSTER: Monday - Thursday.
Minimum of 4x 10-hour shifts when in the workshop, and full site hours whist attending various sites (exact rosters will change to align with various mines shutdown / breakdown dates). There will also be weekend works at times although scheduled work is Monday to Thursday, and Sunday travel involved at this stage once or twice a month.

Travel, Meals and Accommodation will be covered when working away.

To meet the requirements of the role, you will need the following licences and tickets:
  • Drivers License
  • Trade Certificate
  • Standard 11 Generic Induction
  • Coal Board Medical
  • Confined Space
  • Gas Test Atmospheres
  • Working at Heights
  • MR Truck License (desirable)
You will also need:
  • Previous experience in servicing mineral processing equipment, in particular vibration equipment, within mining industry (i.e, Proven ability in conducting vibration analysis, machine lubrication and solving complex technical problems.
  • To be very physically fit, as this job entails a lot of physical labour-intensive work!
  • To be able to qualify for mine site inductions, work on weekends and mobilize at short notice.
  • To have solid technical knowledge of process or related equipment, as well as excellent problem-solving abilities.
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