maintenance fitter in Yatala

courtney brennan, randstad
job type
AU$ 34.00 per hour
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yatala, queensland
trades & services
job type
working hours
AU$ 34.00 per hour
2 years
reference number
courtney brennan, randstad
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job description

Randstad is seeking an experienced Fitter and Turner for an exciting role based in Yatala.

This permanent full-time opportunity is working with a leading, privately owned packaging and resource recovery company.

Ideally, you will possess a comprehensive technical ability in fitting and turning, with plant process experience in a mining, manufacturing and/or high speed production environment.

About the Role

The successful applicant will be required to work 12 hour day shifts (6am to 6pm) over a 3 week rotating roster between Monday to Friday:

  • 1st week: 3x 12hr shifts
  • 2nd week: 4x 12hr shifts
  • 3rd week: 3x 12hr shifts

Hours of work average out to 40 hours per week. You may also be required to work 12 hour night shifts on a similar rotating roster.


The successful applicant will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Carry out preventative and breakdown maintenance on plant equipment
  • Maintenance of conveyor systems and production machinery
  • Fault finding and general maintenance as well as defect work
  • Trouble shooting
  • Toolmaking duties as required
  • Minimise downtime and implement continual improvement initiatives on plant equipment
  • A strong commitment to WHS and safe work practises

Skills & Experience

  • Trade qualified Fitter and Turner
  • Minimum of 2 years experience operating plant and equipment in a fast paced production environment
  • Forklift license is mandatory (or willingness to obtain one quickly)
  • Advanced ability to fault find and troubleshoot
  • Flexibility to work rotating shift roster and overtime
  • Ability to pass mechanical aptitude testing is essential
  • Ability to pass a full medical including drug and alcohol screening
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail


Experienced fitter operators choose to work with our client because of the friendly team environment and modern facilities.

If you fit the above criteria, please apply for this opportunity and we will be in touch soon.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Maintenance, Mechanical, Fitter, Turner, Machinist, Mining, Manufacturing, Production


Trade qualified Fitter and Turner

educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification