Leading Hand HD Fitter

Macmahon is a leading Australian company delivering an end to end service offering to clients throughout Australia and South East Asia. Delivering a comprehensive range of surface mining, underground mining and engineering services to the resources sector, Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.

The Greenbushes project is located in the picturesque Southwest region of Western Australia in the Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes. Our client, Talison Lithium, is the world’s leading lithium minerals concentrate provider and the Greenbushes project is recognised as containing the world’s highest grade and largest hard rock deposit of the lithium mineral spodumene. Macmahon is pleased to deliver surface mining operations at the project from 01 July 2023.

Macmahon has a current requirement for experienced Leading Hand HD Fitters to join the Greenbushes team. This position will be offered on a 7:7 roster with either camp-based accommodation or on a residential basis.

Machines onsite include: 
•    Excavators: Hitachi EX3600 & Hitachi EX2600
•    Trucks: Caterpillar 785 & Caterpillar 785 Water Trucks
•    Loader: Caterpillar 988 & 992 
•    Dozers: Caterpillar D10T
•    Graders: Caterpillar 16M

To be successful you will have the following skills and experience:
•    Australian recognised Trade Certificate
•    Proven experience in the repairs and maintenance of heavy earthmoving equipment
•    Exceptional diagnostic and troubleshooting / interpretive skills
•    Previous experience in a similar role

Employee Benefits:
•    Competitive remuneration & rewards 
•    Ongoing career development opportunities – Challenge. Develop. Grow.
•    Dedicated lifestyle, financial and mental health support
•    Salary sacrifice options for flights, vehicles & airport parking
•    Access to a wide range of employee discounts


Macmahon is committed to prioritising the local community for employment opportunities. Therefore, we highly encourage applicants with suitable experiences and skillsets living within a 40km radius to apply.

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

Macmahon offers our people the ability to work in diverse roles, in different locations and realise new opportunities within the Company over time. 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.


Click 'Apply Now' or email a copy of your CV through to surfacerecruitment@macmahon.com.au