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Diesel Fitter

Macmahon’s 100% owned QLD Civil business TMM Group has a proud history of operating in Queensland’s Bowen Basin for over fifteen years and specialise in earthwork operations and engineering for the mining and civil sectors. Committed to providing total project management services, we maintain a hands-on approach, staying involved to the very end to deliver the safest and most efficient results for our clients – we design, manage and execute.


We are currently recruiting for a couple of Diesel Fitters to join the Macmahon Civil team to support our operations on a DIDO, 7:7 roster based at our Foxleigh Mine Site operation.


Key accountabilities of this role include the following:


  • 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
  • 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
  • Actively participate in annual performance reviews
  • Maintain regular reporting to Supervisor and other reports as required


The successful candidate will possess the following:


  • Relevant trade qualifications
  • Extensive knowledge of a range of heavy earthmoving equipment and ancillary plant.
  • Detailed knowledge of mining and safety regulations
  • Proven experience within a Supervisory role
  • Coal Mining experience is highly desirable
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Standard 11 induction
  • Coal Board Medical Drug & Alcohol Screen
  • Drivers Licence (manual)


As a part of the recruitment process for this role you may be required to complete a pre-employment medical, inclusive of laboratory drug and alcohol screen and complete a criminal history and qualification checks. Additionally, you will be asked to provide proof of working rights in Australia i.e. copy of valid Australian passport, birth certificate, citizenship certificate or current visa grant notification where applicable. 


Macmahon offers its’ people competitive remuneration packages, a range of company benefits and discounts, ongoing training, development and career progression opportunities as well as ability to work in diverse roles across multiple local and international locations. 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.