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Mechanical Fitter/Machinist

  • Assembly/Disassembly of Capital Equipment

  • Exciting role offering challenge and variety

  • Unanderra Location

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Job Requirements

At NEPEAN™ we’re proud to be Australia’s leading privately owned engineering, mining services and industrial manufacturing organisation. We have unique capabilities to deliver high value, innovative and sustainable solutions for the world’s leading mining, construction and transport companies.

NEPEAN Conveyors in an innovative provider of fully engineered turnkey conveying and materials handling solutions, from concept to commissioning for some of the world’s largest mining companies.  Established in 1985, we manufacture and market high powered bulk materials handling conveyor systems and components as well as provide on-site installation, maintenance and relocation of conveyor installations.


The Mechanical Fitter/Machinist role will be located at our NEPEAN Conveyors Unanderra branch, and in this position, you will be involved in the assembly and disassembly of all capital and used underground mining materials handling equipment, gearboxes, drive line equipment, winching equipment, hydraulic power packs and hydraulic driven equipment.

As a key individual in ensuring best practice within the plant, you will also be responsible for the: -

  • Maintenance of onsite fixed and mobile plant, including the completion of the appropriate paperwork for the maintenance schedule reports, for the equipment that has been repaired/inspected;

  • Welding and minor fabrication, minor painting, steam cleaning and ancillary duties;

  • Handling material and equipment;

To be successful within this role, you must:

  • be trades qualified;

  • have experience in the materials handling industry;

  • have basic machining experience. (Milling, slotting, turning and drilling);

  • basic hydraulics experience;

  • have excellent verbal and written communication skills;

  • high attention to detail;

A current forklift licence and overhead gantry is desirable but not essential.

NEPEAN has a professional and friendly culture that values entrepreneurship, making good decisions, building relationships, and strong business acumen. We empower our people to take ownership and get things done.

To be considered for this position, please submit your application including your resume and a cover letter addressing the above criteria.

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