Mechanical Fitter

Job Description

About the Role

Ventia has been awarded two contracts by Queensland Alumina Limited (QAL) at their alumina refinery in Gladstone. The works to be delivered are an upgrade of the Sewage Treatment Plant and the Alkali Mist Reduction Project. The contracts incorporate supply of materials and multidiscipline labour for the upgrade of the existing sewage treatment plant, and structural strengthening work and pipework installations within the refinery.

Ventia are seeking a Permanent Mechanical Fitter to be involved in demolition of existing piping equipment & structures to current sewerage plant facility on QAL site. You will be involved in the Installation of support brackets, Airline piping and support brackets, Equipment structures, Pipe threading & Fitting and Flange management.

  • Gladstone based (local engagement only)

  • 9-day fortnight

  • 10 hrs per day with overtime as required

About You

  • Previous experience with QAL would be an advantage

  • Must be Gladstone based

  • Trade/certificate in Mechanical Fitting

  • Valid Australian C class driver's license

  • Hep A&B vaccination or willingness to obtain

  • White card

  • Excellent troubleshooting and diagnostic skills

  • Strong commitment towards safety and quality


  • Permanent, full-time opportunity

  • Be part of a company that cares about its people with great team culture

  • Access to a variety of health and wellbeing initiatives including discounted gym memberships and health insurance

  • Exceptional safety records, standards, and practices

  • Ongoing career development and opportunities


We acknowledge the importance of our people's diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success.

About Ventia

Ventia is one of the largest essential infrastructure services providers in Australia and New Zealand. We are proud to provide the services that keep infrastructure working for our communities.