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Fitter Underground - MICO

Department Redpath Australia Pty Ltd.

Date Posted 5/25/2020

Position Type Full Time

Reference No. 2505-2581-FIT

LocationMount Isa, QLD, Australia

  • 2/1 Roster to Mount Isa
  • Residential or FIFO from Brisbane, Townsville
  • Long term employment prospect


About Redpath Australia

Operating since 1962, The Redpath Group provides technical and operational expertise to the mining industry globally, with a reputation for providing innovative solutions utilising modern technology.


About the role

Redpath Australia are currently seeking applications from experienced Fitters for work in Mount Isa.

The position will work a 2 weeks on 1 week off rotating roster with FIFO available from Brisbane or Townsville. Local residents of Mt Isa are also encouraged to apply.


In this role you will carry out general mechanical work including repairs, attending breakdowns and service work in a workshop and underground environment to heavy mobile equipment.



/ maintain heavy mobile equipment, including Jacon Shotcrete, Light Vehicle’s and IT’s;
/ ensure workshop is maintained;

/ conduct breakdown maintenance as required;

/ ensure machinery is maintained to meet site requirements;

/ conduct fault finding and repairs as required.


Skills & Experience

/ heavy duty diesel fitter/mechanic trade qualifications;
/ experience working with underground/heavy duty equipment;
/ strong fault finding and diagnostic skills;
/ basic Auto electronic knowledge;
/ ability to pass a police clearance and pre-employment medical;
/ demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision;
/ a work ethic in keeping with Redpath's motto Consider it Done.



As a Redpath employee, you will enjoy many benefits including salary packaging and competitive hourly rates. Apply now to gain hands-on experience with knowledgeable staff members while enjoying the benefits of working for a global organisation.

How to apply

To apply, click on the “Apply Now” prompt to submit your current resume quoting the reference number 2505-2581-FIT.

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity and to build a career in an innovative and dynamic organization, submit your resume by clicking on Apply Now below.
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Redpath Mining Contractors and Engineers is an equal opportunity employer.