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Heavy Duty Mechanic/FItter - Leading Hand

  • Full Time - Permanent
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  • Job no: M3HBM
  • Categories: Trades/Maintenance

Macmahon is currently seeking experienced Heavy Duty Mechanic/Fitter - Leading Hand to join the team at our Perth Workshop. You will be part of a small, high energy team where your multiple skill sets and qualifications will be highly valued. You will be working in our Heavy Equipment Section, supporting the Supervisor.

Skills and Experience

  • An Australian recognised Trade Certificate
  • Covering the Supervisor when on annual leave, sick or days off, running a team of 20
  • Experience running a team and working in a leading hand role
  • Proven experience in the repairs and maintenance of heavy earthmoving equipment engines, specifically CAT 3500, CAT 27/32, CAT C175 and other CAT engines
  • Other manufacturer’s engine experience is desirable
  • Proven experience with a variety of CAT machinery, including dump trucks, wheel loaders, dozers and graders
  • Experience with major components would be advantageous including final drives, differentials, transmissions, torque converters, minor components including hydraulics
  • A dedicated commitment to safety and quality assurance
  • Exceptional diagnostic and troubleshooting / interpretive skills
  • Previous experience in the mining industry or large scale operations
  • An appropriate level of fitness for the demands of the role


  • Competitive remuneration
  • Loyalty bonus every year you are employed with Macmahon
  • Onsite gym – train 1-1 with our PT for free!
  • Free secure parking
  • Excellent workshop facilities
  • Upskill with a registered RTO
  • Dedicated lifestyle, financial and mental health support

Should you be successful in this role, you will be required to pass a medical and drug and alcohol test along with obtaining a National Police Clearance.

If you are interested in this position then APPLY NOW and look forward to working on this exciting operation with Macmahon.


  • Published on 18 Dec 2018, 1:31 AM