Specialised Mechanical Fitter & Boilermaker

Job Description

  • Berg Engineering are seeking highly qualified Fitters and Turners & Boilermakers to come and join their team in Gladstone, QLD.
  • Experience a fulfilling lifestyle with our exclusive perks, including FREE access to golf, gym facilities, and movies!
  • Highly attractive hourly rates (commensurate with experience) and overtime PLUS super!
  • Relocation assistance available for the right candidate!
  • Join an established family-owned engineering business that values passion and quality!

About Berg Engineering

Berg Engineering is a proud, family-owned Australian engineering business that has built a reputation for excellence on the back of two generations and more than four decades.

Our business specialises in utilising engineering expertise, combined with advanced engineering processes, to extend the working life of mechanical assets on behalf of their customers. We believe in partnering with our clients to fully understand their challenges, before designing and implementing a tailored solution.

Berg Engineering is committed to achieving greater performance and reducing costs whilst ensuring that the highest safety and sustainability standards are met. For over a decade, our wonderful team has become a tight-knit family, with many members sticking around for 10+ years. We cherish the stability and warmth of having a crew of dedicated individuals, each bringing their unique camaraderie and expertise.

About The Opportunity

We now have an exciting opportunity for full-time Mechanical Fitters & Boilermakers to join our team, working out of our workshop in Gladstone, QLD.

To be considered, you will hold a relevant trade qualification and demonstrated experience in your respective field.

Mechanical Fitter – In this role you will be comfortable with a varied workload as well as performing key duties described below:

  • Working on a diverse range of repairable spares, including pumps and valves
  • Performing disassembly, assessing of components, and executing reassembly
  • Conducting breakdown work, including troubleshooting, and diagnosing issues
  • Undertake high precision fitting and turning operations on Pumps, Valves, Gearboxes, Blowers, Fans, Compressors, Turbine Rotors, Mechanical Seals, Cruze Beams, Anode Extractors, Crust Breakers, Crane Bogies, Screw Feeders, Rotating equipment and other high precision fitting
  • Lazer alignment of all rotation equipment to 0.01mm except where specified differently
  • Perform bolt torque to Australian and Engineering Standards and record on ITP (Inspection & Test Plan)
  • Perform hydrostatic pressure tests and valves and valves and pressure equipment to ISO 9000 standards and record on ITP
  • Read engineering drawings, specification, and ITP's and ensure standards are met for all work executed

Boilermaker – In this role, you will be adept at handling a diverse range of tasks, as well as performing key duties described below:

  • Proficient in fabricating, assembling, and repairing boilers, pressure vessels, and tanks, utilising extensive knowledge in reading and interpreting complex blueprints and plans
  • Skilled in using specialised tools and equipment, including gas torches, plasma cutters, and various welding apparatus, to accurately shape, cut, and join metal components
  • Strong emphasis on adhering to safety standards and regulations, particularly in working with high-pressure systems and hazardous materials

About You

To be successful in this role, you will have a trade qualification in Fitting & Turning, Boilermarking or equivalent. Post-trade experience would be advantageous, but not essential. You will also have demonstrated knowledge in your respective field and have proven ability to understand and interpret complex mechanical manufacturing drawings.

At Berg Engineering, we are looking for a technically minded, hands-on, problem-solving individual with the ability to work autonomously and is committed to providing excellent customer product support will succeed in this role.

About The Benefits

In return for your hard work and dedication, you will receive a highly attractive hourly rate of $40-$45 per hour (commensurate with skills and experience) PLUS super and relocation assistance (for the right candidate)!

With regular special events for our people, you can also benefit from a lifestyle package that includes FREE access to golf, gym facilities, and movies, ensuring you can make the most of your leisure time.

We want to set our people up for success in their careers, we offer all the opportunity for you to achieve career progression and growth.

You will be joining a growing family-owned business and a team of people who are diverse and hardworking. This is a fantastic opportunity to use your knowledge and skills to drive business outcomes and growth.

Join a national engineering company with extensive projections for growth - Apply now!