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Heavy Duty Fitter

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


Due to our ongoing growth, Macmahon is currently seeking enthusiastic and experienced people to join the team at the King of the Hills (KOTH) mine located in the Eastern Goldfields of Western Australia, 28km north of Leonora. Macmahon has secured a five-year Surface and Underground mining contract with RED 5 Ltd. The mine anticipates annual production above 200kozpa. KOTH is Australia’s next major Gold Mine, which will feature state-of-the-art technology, 85% new plant and brand-new camp facilities.

Macmahon is committed to attracting high potential employees and believe that our people define our competitive edge in the marketplace, driving our growth.

We are currently seeking an experienced Heavy Duty Fitter on a 2:1 Roster to the Project with responsibilities not limited to:

  • Breakdown repairs and servicing of heavy mining equipment
  • Diagnostic fault finding on mechanical systems
  • Maintain maintenance data on a daily basis
  • Sound planning and organisational skills


Machines onsite below:

  • Excavators: Hitachi EX3600-7 (New), Hitachi EX2600-7 (New), Hitachi EX2600-6 & Hitachi EX1900-6
  • Trucks: Caterpillar 789D (New), Caterpillar 785C & 773F Water Trucks
  • Loader: Komatsu WA900-8 (New)
  • Dozers: Komatsu D375-8 (New)
  • 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 – especially Caterpillar & Hitachi
  • Exceptional diagnostic and troubleshooting / interpretive skills
  • Previous experience in the mining industry or large scale operations

There is the opportunity to be part of an enthusiastic, dynamic, approachable and friendly team with future prospects within a well reputed organisation. 

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.