Heavy Diesel Fitters - FIFO Australia Wide

Exact Contracting

Seeking HD trade certified fitters to work on road, civil and mine site projects. Build your career working with mobile plant and road transport.

  • 14 days on, 7 days off - 12 hour days.
  • FIFO EX all major capital cities available.
  • Exposure to a wide range of load and haul, ancillary and transport equipment.
Exact Contracting are seeking Heavy Diesel Fitters for various projects including road, civil and mine sites across Australia.

The Role:
You will be responsible for servicing, diagnostics, fault finding, repairs and maintenance of company owned mobile plant equipment. This includes workshop based duties and infield breakdowns in unique environments that can be dry, dusty and hot.

Some examples of our plant:
  • Excavators: CAT 36T-300T, Hitachi 30T-190T;
  • Dozers: CAT D8, D9, D10 and D11;
  • Graders: CAT 12M, 14H/M, 16H/M and 24 H/M;
  • Loaders: CAT 966, 980, 988 and 992;
  • Scrapers: CAT 623, 627, 657;
  • Haul Trucks: CAT 740, 777 and 785;
  • Heavy Road Transport: Side Tippers, Road Trains, Triples, Belly Dumpers.  
What will the successful candidate have?
  • Heavy Diesel Trade Qualification (essential);
  • Auto-electrical experience (highly regarded);
  • Current unrestricted driver’s licence;
  • Experience maintaining road transport and earth moving equipment;
  • Commitment to safety and compliance with site requirements;
  • Dedication to learning, high quality work and achieving goals;
  • Strong work ethic, positive attitude and ability to work in a team.
Exact Contracting will provide:
  • Competitive rates;
  • Annual retention bonus (up to $3000);
  • Tool allowance per fortnight worked;
  • Flights from any major capital city (other areas negotiable);
  • Travel allowances for drive in, drive out arrangements (DIDO);
  • Daily meal allowances OR meals provided on site;
  • Camp accommodation;
  • A great team and culture;
  • Ongoing work and a variety of projects.
All candidates are required to complete a National Police Check, pre-employment medical and drug and alcohol screening.

Our Company:
Established in Alice Springs in 1992, we are an Australian family owned company employing over 600 people nationally.

Delivering quality projects such as agricultural services, civil earthworks, contract crushing, contract mining, road construction, pipeline and water infrastructure, Exact Contracting have proudly developed and nurtured a positive safety culture. Everything we do is underpinned by our ‘Total Commitment to Safety’. 

We are shortlisting for this position immediately, apply by clicking on the ‘apply’ button or visiting our website.

Exact Contracting is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds and is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Only Shortlisted candidates for the advertised role will be contacted, however we do appreciate the time and effort provided in all applications received.