Job Details
  • Reference368047B_1610526563
  • LocationPort Hedland
  • SalaryAU$50 - AU$55 per hour
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted6 days ago
  • ConsultantSamara Vanderheyden

As a Mechanical Engineering Technician - Fixed Plant Maintenance, you will be responsible for preventative maintenance servicing or repairs, conducting inspections and performing fault-finding on various fixed plant equipment to company procedures and Australian Standards. Our workshops have various CNC Machines and Automatic process equipment which is fully automated with the latest technology in process controls/automations and robotics.


  • Mechanical Fitter/Turner Trade qualifications
  • Current First Aid
  • 'C' Class Driver License
  • Working at Heights
  • Confine Space
  • High Risk License - EWP

  • Demonstrated ability to work in accordance with stringent safety policies and guidelines.
  • Work closely with all employees and stakeholders to analyse performance issues, develop, and implement strategies for improvement.
  • Fault finding and troubleshooting to limit downtime and improve the operational effectiveness of the automated equipment including predictive and preventative maintenance measures.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent Mechanical knowledge.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Must be able to interpret technical drawings.
  • Operation of lathes, millers, metal working machines, Oxy Acetylene and Arc welding.

  • Minimum 2-5 years post trade experience in automations, process control environment or manufacturing industry.
  • Maintenance environments and Breakdown/Fault finding experiences in industrials & automations, process control environment.
  • Proven experience & knowledge in Hydraulic & Pneumatics systems.
  • CNC Sinumerik Automation Systems. Highly Regarded.