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Leading Hand 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 Leading Hand Fitter on a 2:1 Roster to the Project with responsibilities not limited to:

  • Assisting with effective implementation of daily work plans and clearly communicate the plan to the crews
  • Mentoring their crew members and help them achieving operational excellence
  • Identifying parts and materials required for daily maintenance activities
  • Ensure staff have optimum workloads available as well as hands-on training for safe and efficient performance

To be successful you will have the following skills and experience

  • Trade Certificate in Fitting
  • Experience in scheduled servicing and major repairs on a variety of heavy equipment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Cert IV in Frontline Management (preferred)

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.