HD Mechanic Fitter

Job Description

Job Responsibilities


Skills & Responsibilities:

• Relevant Trade Certificate

• Proven experience with a variety of Cat & Hitachi Diggers, Dump Trucks, Dozers, Graders, Loaders and Drills

• Experience with major components would be advantageous including engines, differentials, transmissions, torque converters, final drives and minor components including pumps & cylinders

• Exceptional diagnostic and troubleshooting / interpretive skills


• Previous experience in the mining industry - underground or surface operations

Health, Safety and Risk

  • Ensure individual compliance with all relevant legislation, codes of practice, Macmahon and Client instructions, policies, procedures and practices
  • Complete service vehicle daily pre-start checks
  • Ensure a clear hand over is completed with cross-shift
  • Read and understand work instructions and permits and adhere to them at all times
  • Complete JSEA when required


  • To repair all equipment to OEM specifications and ensure all repairs are completed in a timely manner
  • Fill out parts order sheets, with part numbers, description and pricing
  • Ensure digger G.E.T stock levels are adequate
  • Ensure that tasks allocated by Supervisors are carried out efficiently and promptly
  • Record accurate information on check and condition monitoring reports
  • Maintain an appropriate inventory of spare parts
  • Ensure that operational schedules are met in accordance with strategic operational planning
  • Carry out repairs to equipment to best engineering practices as directed by shift leading hand
  • Ensure all relevant plant is appropriately serviced, maintained, managed and operated
  • Diagnose and repair equipment efficiently and consistently adhering to requiring standards of work
  • Able and willing to conduct other tasks when required
  • Actively participate in annual performance reviews
  • Maintain regular reporting to Supervisor and other reports as required


  • Operate machine in competent manner without causing damage to equipment
  • Ensure work is done correctly the first time to the acceptable standard so there is no rework

Team Contribution

  • Support employees and contractors to comply with all relevant policies and procedures
  • Develop and maintain good working relationships with key contractors, suppliers and customers

Macmahon offers our people the ability to work in diverse roles, in different locations and realise new opportunities within the Company over time. We are focused on ensuring our people can be involved in the future of the business and look for new opportunities for people to grow and develop. Macmahon is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages suitably qualified women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.


Why Macmahon Maintenance Masters?


• Rates: up to $72 per hour

• Contracts: permanent or casual to suit you

• Annual loyalty bonus: increases each year

• Field service utes: available for the right candidate

• Super: 10.5% paid to you on 10 hours worked

• Opportunity to work across a variety of sites

• Salary sacrificing, novated leases, discounts on over 400 retailers