HD Mechanic Fitter

Job Responsibilities

Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company delivering an end-to-end service offering to clients throughout Australia and Southeast Asia.  With extensive experience in both surface and underground mining operations, we offer exciting opportunities for career growth across a range of locations and commodity sectors. 


Macmahon has an opportunity for experienced HD Drill Fitter to join our team. These positions are based at Olympic Dam Mine Site. Olympic Dam is the sixth largest known copper ore body, fifth largest gold ore body and largest uranium ore body in the world. It also contains significant quantities of silver and stands as the largest underground mine in Australia.


About the Position;

  • Roster 8:6
  • FIFO ex any capital city 
  • Attractive hourly rates
  • Permanent, long-term opportunity 
  • Macmahon is a Registered RTO - we can offer further training opportunities and career development!


Skills & Experience Required; 

  • Australian Recognised Trade Certificate  
  • Current C Class Driver’s Licence (minimum)
  • Proven experience in the repairs and maintenance of raisebore drill rigs
  • Breakdown repairs and servicing of heavy mining equipment ideally with hydraulic competencies 
  • Diagnostic fault finding on mechanical systems
  • Maintain maintenance data on a daily basis
  • Sound planning and organisational skills


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.