Leading Hand - HD Mechanic Fitter

Join the Boston Shaker team as an Experienced Leading Hand UG HD Fitter Mechanic and be responsible for providing strong direction and leadership to their crew to develop high performance culture. Efficiently and effectively manage the allocation of resources to deliver safety, production, and cost objectives. Ensure workers and work area under direct control comply with all statutory laws and company policies and procedures for site.


About the role
FIFO from Perth
8:6 days only roster
Up to $79.50 per hour (dependant on experience) + Leading Hand Allowance 
7% market uplift allowance - paid quarterly


About you

  • Previous experience in a similar role, preferably within a mine site environment
  • Proven experience in the repairs and maintenance of heavy earthmoving equipment, specifically Sandvik underground machines but not limited to : Jumbos - Sandvik DD421, Production Drill – Sandvik DL421, Jumbo - Atlas M2D, Bogger - Sandvik 621i, Dump Trucks – Sandvik TH663i, Normet – Charmec 1614B
  • Ability to read schematics;
  • Exceptional diagnostic and troubleshooting / interpretive skills
  • Dedicated commitment to safety and quality assurance
  • Australian recognised Trade Certificate
  • Ability to work independently as well as a part of the team
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills
  • Current C Class Drivers Licence


Employee benefits

  • Refer-A-Friend program, earn up to $8K per successfully placed referral
  • Ongoing career development opportunities - Challenge. Develop. Grow.
  • Dedicated lifestyle, financial and mental health support
  • Salary sacrifice options for flights, vehicles, airport parking and A LOT more
  • Access to a wide range of employee discounts with Macmahon retail, vehicle, insurance and banking partners


Be More at Macmahon
Across Macmahon’s team, you will find positive stories of people embracing opportunities to develop and grow their careers going on to celebrate impressive career milestones that contribute to our success. With over 9,000 highly skilled people in our team, we’re proud of the values-based culture we have built over 60 years which is the driving force propelling our people to continually aspire to Be More. 


About Macmahon
Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company with projects throughout Australia and Southeast Asia. Delivering a comprehensive range of surface and underground mining, civil design and construction, performance enhancement, and mine site maintenance and rehabilitation services to the resources sector. 


Recruitment process
Successful applicants must pass a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol screening, as well as criminal history and qualification checks. Proof of working rights in Australia (valid passport, birth certificate, citizenship certificate, or current visa grant notification) is also required.

Macmahon is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages suitably qualified women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.

Macmahon Winning Values
United | Integrity | Courage | Pride