Mechanical Fitter

  • Competitive
  • Australia Queensland
  • Contract
  • Automotive,Power Generation, T&D
NES Fircroft has partnered with a leading global technology company! We have a very good opportunity for a Mechanical Fitter to join their motion department team located in Eagle Farm, Brisbane.

Our client offers a wide range of reliable and high efficiency motors and generators to help every industry reach new levels of efficiency and energy savings. This position will report directly to the Workshop Manager and will be responsible to disassemble, reassemble, replace parts & assemblies as well as use measuring equipment accurately for their range of motors.  

Main Accountabilities
  • Mechanical Work, Planning and Repair
  • Dismantling/reassembling various types of rotating equipment
  • Carry out precise detailed mechanical measurements
  • Operate balancing machines
  • White metal bearing repair  
  • Sleeving and re-building bearing housings 
  • Operate and maintain lathes and milling machines
  • Ability to plan jobs to co-ordinate repair activities and be organized with tools and work methods.
  • Recommend changes such as new equipment or modified procedures to improve performance and customer satisfaction.
  • Conduct detailed inventories and inspections to determine necessary consumables and tool levels to ensure consistent job completion
Knowledge and skills
  • Must have a Mechanical Fitter Trade qualification and have at least 3 years trade experience in a machine workshop
  • Ability to operate a manual lathe, milling machine and balancing machine
  • Experience in operating various welding machines
  • Able to use measuring equipment accurately
  • Experience in VA as well as Condition assessment will be highly advantageous
  • Able to be flexible and work in a team environment
  • Passion for safety, health, and environment
  • Passion for quality of work
On Offer
  • Working for a global well-known client with over 120 years in the market and presence in over 100 countries. Ongoing / Long-term position
  • Monday to Friday role - 6.00am until 2.30pm - Flexible hours and days available
  • Competitive Salary Package with Allowances
  • Workshop based in Eagle Farm, Brisbane
  • Travel within states (WA) to carry out field service activities as necessary. Covered by the client.
  • Onsite parking, kitchen, and shower facilities
If you have the required skills and experience and are looking for the next step in your career, we look forward to receiving your application. 

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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