Fitter & Turner Machinist

Relocation preferred. FIFO considered for the right candidate., Diverse work. Opportunity to train in line boring. Long term work., Opportunity for income based on skills, outcomes and performance..

Barkly Engineering are a long standing Mt Isa supplier of machining , line boring, fitting, fabrication and maintenance services to the mining and other industry in the region. We are looking for suitable candidates who are experienced  competent and capable in their trade. In particular we seek a Machinist, Fitter & Turner who wants to take control of our machine shop daily operations, has line boring experience or wants learn line boring and become a key part of an established  growing business with opportunity to build a career not just a job.

Candidates with other qualifications, tickets and licences will be looked on favorably.

Opportunities exist for candidates to join our team with an objective to become part of the local community. We will consider a FIFO role for the right candidate  however candidates willing to relocate following a probationary period will be well received. Relocation packages and other incentives are available for qualified candidates.

Those who can deliver the required quality , productivity and outcomes and standards of performance will be paid accordingly  to performance with regular extended hours available. Willingness to work additional hours  will be required.  

Skills & Experience:

  • Demonstrate by experience and ability to safely and productively operate manual lathes , milling machines, bed mills, and horizontal borers.
  • Welding skills including operation  of ID weld equipment and other related welding repairs.
  • Interpret and execute drawings to achieve  high quality outcomes in acceptable times.
  • Understand materials and material specifications and their application.
  • Be prepared to work to agreed time frames and deadlines
  • Be proficient in use ,care and basic maintenance of  machine tools  & equipment required in the role.
  • Demonstrated proactive approach to personal  safely and safety of those in the workplace. Clear knowledge and understanding of safe work principles and practice as applied in a workplace.

Qualifications preferred:

  • Trade papers and certificates as Fitter & Turner or machinist.
  • Appropriate machine shop experience
  • Sound knowledge in regards to WH&S and Quality Systems & Processes
  • Sound knowledge of Welding Processes
  • Planning and Time Management Skills
  • Current Driver's Licence.
  • Able to meet requirements of Glencore medical and other site specific inductions

Personal Attributes:

  • Be committed to high safety and quality standards.
  • Be genuine, honest and forthcoming in all safety & work related matters
  • Have good problem solving skills and be prepared to contribute to team.
  • Show exceptional levels of high energy & enthusiasm to complete tasks
  • Be an effective communicator and decision maker when required
  • Have a great work ethic whether working autonomously or part of a team. Take personal responsibility

NOTE:  Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia. No VISA sponsorship is available for this position.

22/03/2021 $0 Mt Isa & Western QLD 1 Trades & Services
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