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Mechanical Fitter

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Job Reference 1180666

Location Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Industry Infrastructure - Transportation

Function Trades / Craft

Job Type Permanent

Date Added November 16, 2022

Our client, a leading global supplier of Rolling Stock, seeks the services of Mechanical Fitters to work in the rail industry, based at their Wulkuraka Depot.

On offer is a permanent role, including annual leave and sick leave entitlements as per the EBA. Rates are dependent on experience. Contract roles can be considered if required


About the role:

  • Wheelsets and bogie changeouts
  • Carry out routine examinations and Fault finding
  • Interrogation and diagnostic testing on heavy rail equipment installed on the QNGR Project.
  • Actively maintain and repair rail equipment installed
  • Fulfil safety procedures
  • Report daily and weekly on activity, problems found and measures taken to maintain
  • Operating and maintaining workshop equipment
  • General workshop duties


About you

  • Australian qualifications as a Mechanical Fitter, Turner or Machinist or equivalent
  • Ability to read and understand schematics
  • Ability to complete shift work
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Rolling stock, rail, (including working on Bogies) or heavy industry experience will be highly regarded.
  • Due to the nature of the work, you will be required to be physically fit


It will be a requirement of the role for you to complete a CAT 2 Rail Medical and an RIW.


Please note: You will be required to have full work rights in Australia to be considered, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.



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