Mechanical Operator/Mechanic

A great opportunity to start a career in the renewable energy industry., Operate and maintain LMS' power stations and landfill gas extraction systems., Work in a company upholding safety, fairness, integrity and trust..

Leading national renewable energy and emissions reduction company LMS ENERGY requires the services of a Mechanical Operator to be based in Copping, south-east Tasmania. You will be required to report to the Operations Supervisor where your role will primarily involve operating and maintaining LMS power stations, landfill gas extraction systems and all associated plant and equipment on a daily basis.  

LMS offers full in-house training for the right applicant, and candidates with an automotive mechanical trade background are encouraged to apply. Following the training period you will be part of a rotating on call roster.


  • Daily operation, maintenance, troubleshooting of gas engine(s), flare(s) and associated plant/equipment 
  • Start-up and shutdown of power station/generator module(s) 
  • Complete daily readings, data entry, data analysis, and reports
  • Schedule servicing and maintenance of gas engine(s), flare(s) and associated plant/equipment
  • Complete safety risk assessments, JSAs and associated paperwork 
  • Oil sampling and analysis of results
  • Assist with gas field work, including well readings and minor pipework repairs
  • Keep work area clean and tidy, including power generation/flaring facility, and well stations
  • Support the TAS/VIC Operations team, including the Manager, Supervisor and fellow Operators
  • Ensure proper implementation of OHS requirements and adherence to corporate policies and procedures


  • Mechanical trade qualifications are desirable
  • Knowledge of Caterpillar and/or Jenbacher generator sets is desirable
  • Holds a current Australian drivers license 
  • Intrastate/Interstate travel will be required at times
  • A team player, great work ethic, shows initiative, resilient and committed with strong communication skills
  • Upholds LMS company values and culture

This is your opportunity to start a new career in the renewable energy industry with a successful, respected company that genuinely values its people, and the environment.

Applications Close: 31st of March 2020

10/03/2020 $0 Central & South East 1 Mining, Resources & Energy
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