Mechanical Fitter

Fenner Dunlop

Enjoy a work/life balance with this 4/3 roster, very competitive hourly rates and say goodbye to underground with this full surface position!

  • 3 years Fixed term contract, Regional QLD- Relocation for you & your family
  • 4&3 roster, 12 hour shift - Fully subsidised housing!!!
  • Mackay, Rockhampton, Emerald, Gladstone residents encouraged to apply
Mechanical Fitter

Come join a global company who are market leaders in conveyor belt systems in Regional QLD mining. We currently have a positions available for trade qualified experienced mechanical fitters to assist with pulley change outs, chute installations and repairs and maintenance on gear boxes.
Fenner Dunlop Australia Pty Ltd, part of the Michelin Group of Companies, is the world leader in the manufacture of conveyor belting for mining and industrial applications. With manufacturing plants in Melbourne, Sydney and Perth supporting 17 branches nationally, we offer a comprehensive range of products and services from the design and supply of complete conveyor solutions through to service, installation maintenance and diagnostics services.

This position is Drive in Drive Out (DIDO) in Shared Fleet.

To be considered for a role you will possess the following skills, experience and attributes:
  • Trade qualification as a Mechanical Fitter.
  • Minimum 3+ years’ mechanical fitting experience including fitment and alignment of gearboxes and motors, laser alignment, fitment and removal of couplings and general assembly of conveyor equipment and components
  • General machining experience, use of lathes and milling machines
  • Previous experience working in a heavy industrial environment.
  • Strong commitment to safety with and a focus on quality
  • Bearing and or gearbox disassembly/assembly experience
  • Pulley overhaul experience
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Basic Dogging or Rigging ticket (desirable)
  • Current/valid Forklift ticket
  • Ability to work overtime if required
What we offer:
  • 3 years fixed term contract – with possibility of extension
  • Option of two 4&3 rosters – Monday to Thursdays or Tuesday to Friday – 12 hour shift
  • Very competitive day and nightshift hourly rates
  • Opportunity to work for a global market leader within the mining services industry
  • Fully subsidised housing - Blackwater township 
  • Relocation $$$ Support for you and your family.  
How to Apply:
  • To join the Fenner Dunlop team, click the link below and apply online.
  • Fenner Dunlop is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages Indigenous Australians to apply.
  • Disclaimer – Third party agency referrals will not be accepted.