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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.

Job Responsibilities

Health, Safety and Risk

  • Ensure individual compliance with all relevant legislation, codes of practice, Macmahon and Client instructions, policies, procedures and practices
  • Diagnose and repair equipment efficiently and consistently adhering to requiring standards of work
  • Inspect work area and equipment for hazards, damage and defects prior to commencing work
  • Ensure all materials are used and all waste is disposed in a environmentally friendly way
  • Make use of workshop manuals/operation manuals when required


  • Fit, service and repair alternators, starter motors and air conditioning units
  • Report any items that cannot be repaired via the work order system or documented on check sheets, this still requires the Leading Hand/Supervisor to be notified
  • Complete test tag for all tasks
  • Assist in equipment appraisals to ensure scoping of repairs
  • Review machine conditions for any required updates
  • Service and repair heavy earthmoving equipment as per job scopes
  • Ensure that the Supervisors’ daily record is kept up to date
  • Make use of workshop manuals/operation manuals when required
  • Repair and service mining equipment both in workshop and out in field when required on breakdowns
  • Able and willing to conduct other tasks when required


  • Ensure work is done correctly the first time to the acceptable standard so there is no rework
  • Demonstrate an awareness of costs and financial impacts of the work

Team Contribution

  • Communicate clearly and keep the Supervisor aware of the state of equipment in the mine in particular with respect to potential problem areas and downtime
  • Ensure a clear hand-over is completed cross-shift

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.