Port Augusta, Australia

Job Reference 1184405

Location Port Augusta, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Trades / Craft

Job Type Contract

Date Added June 8, 2023

Machinist – Port Augusta, SA

Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. With over 800 employees and 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry.

Our client seeks a Machinist for their facility in Port Augusta. This is a full time, permanent role

The Position:
As a Machinist, you will be required to work on manufacturing and re-qualifying engine parts and components, traction motor parts, components, and other associated equipment. You will be working on Locomotives and associated equipment

We hope you will have:
• Ability to read, comprehend and apply technical drawings.
• High level communications and interpersonal skills
• High level problem solving skills and the ability to work as part of a dynamic team
• Ability and willingness to further your knowledge and skills with additional training
• High-level record keeping ability.
• Knowledge and understanding of diesel/electric locomotive engines desirable
• Ability to work shifts and overtime as required

Qualifications & Training:
  • Trade Certificate (Fitter & Turner, Machinist, Mechanical or suitable related disciplines).
  • Previous experience working within a heavy maintenance/ asset management environment - preferred but not essential. 
  • Certified competency as a forklift operator, over head crane driver and/or welder would be advantageous but not essential
If you would like to be considered for the position, please apply direct to this advertisement with your CV & contact details, or send the resume to

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