Mechanical Fitter

Work on state of the art equipment, Opportunities for development and advancement, Attractive lifestyle and package.

Kimberley Regional Service Providers (KRSP) provides a range of quality services including maintenance, repair and capital works that improve the quality of life for Indigenous people living in the Kimberley Region of Western Australia.

With a presence in Broome and regional Kimberley locations including Fitzroy Crossing and Kununurra, KRSP have a reputation for technical innovation, reliability, quality of workmanship and professional services.


This position is an excellent opportunity to join a dedicated team and gain diverse skills working on state of the art equipment.

Reporting to the Operations Supervisor and Mechanical Supervisor, the Mechanical Fitter is an integral part of KRSPs field operations team.  You will undertake cyclic servicing and maintenance of power, water and waste water plant and equipment which provide essential services to remote Aboriginal communities.  

Key responsibilities of the role:

  • Provide trade services in mechanical repair, maintenance and capital works
  • Recommend initiatives to enhance efficiency and equipment reliability
  • Participate in fault finding and failure diagnosis as required
  • Attend to emergency breakdown repairs
  • Identify and report preventative maintenance and non-compliance items
  • Complete necessary electronic and manual documentation
  • Support and encourage the participation of KRSP Aboriginal Essential Service Officers in their activities


We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated mechanical fitter or diesel mechanic who has a proven track record of achieving results in a similar position, is comfortable working remotely and frequently in isolation. Your ability to demonstrate a high work ethic, integrity and safe work practices together with your positive mindset in dealing with work and people will be highly regarded.

You will possess a mechanical trade certificate, current C class drivers licence, white card and first aid qualifications.  Experience with chlorine handling, working in confined space and working at heights would be an advantage.


Fly In / Fly Out rosters are offered for candidates located outside of the Kimberley region.  Local Kimberley residents are also encouraged to apply as are candidates who are interested in relocating to the Broome region.

The role will operate on a Drive In / Drive out basis from Broome to remote Aboriginal Communities in the Kimberley. Accommodation is provided by the Company when travelling for work purposes


This is a permanent full-time position.  A competitive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

KRSP is a secure company who have provided essential and municipal services to Aboriginal Communities for over 20 years including the delivery of significant capital works projects throughout Western Australia.  Opportunities exist for career development and advancement.

Join a company where your contribution is appreciated and benefits the wider community.

KRSP is committed to diversity and equal opportunity.  Our culture incorporates and respects the Aboriginal heritage of the Kimberley. Aboriginal candidates are encouraged to apply for this position.


When submitting an application please include a cover letter and current resume. All applications will be handled in strict confidence.

You must have the right to work and live in Australia to be considered for this position.


Please note: Interviews may commence prior to the advertised close date.

29/06/2020 $0 Darwin 1 Trades & Services
Apply for this job

Option 1: Use this option if you want to upload a new cover letter and a Resume file

Apply Now ! Send Your Resume