Based in Townsville, Pacific Marine Group (PMG) is a marine contractor at the forefront of the Maritime Industry in Northern Australia and the Pacific Rim. With approximately 120 employees working in the main divisions of Marine, Diving and Construction, PMG prides itself on its ability to efficiently undertake work in each of these areas as well as complete larger projects integrating all divisions of the business.
About the role
As a result of ongoing growth within our business and a number of upcoming projects, Pacific Marine Group are looking for an experienced Diesel Fitter or Mechanical Fitter to join our busy workshop in Townsville on a permanent basis.
You will assist with the inspection, repair and maintenance of various pieces of equipment and plant including vessels and barges, cranes, vehicles and ancillary equipment (eg generators, power packs, forklifts), pile driving and extraction equipment and much more.
As a project-based business, you will also be presented with the opportunity to be involved in site based work varying from land-based construction projects through to maintenance support roles on marine focused projects.
About the candidate
With a diesel/mechanical based trade qualification, or similar experience, the successful candidate will be excited to work in a workshop maintaining a broad array of equipment. Utilising your diverse experience, you will be able to apply your knowledge to diagnosing faults and maintaining equipment you may not be familiar with. You will be pro-active in your thinking and understand the importance of assessing the bigger picture when working on a job.
Post trade experience in hydraulics and/or auto-electrical experience would be advantageous, as would experience operating and maintaining marine vessels or cranes. Strong organisational skills to manage multiple projects/jobs and a can do attitude with an attention to detail will take you far in in this ever changing and exciting business.
Operating within a workshop environment, the following qualifications would also be well regarded:
- Elevated Work Platform
- Work at Heights
- Confined Space
The successful candidate must have full and current Australian working rights, and may be required to undergo a medical and/or police check.