Mechanical Fitter - Expression of Interest - Major Shutdown

Adelaide, Australia
Mar 21, 2021
Apr 18, 2021
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Mechanical Fitter - Expression of Interest - Major Shutdown
Apply now Job ID: 578323
Job type: Casual
Location: Adelaide, Roxby Downs
Categories: Trades, Maintenance, Construction

Who we are
Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.
Position summary


The Asset Services Industrial business provides maintenance, turnaround, shutdown and sustaining capital programs for industrial operations and power generation across Australia and operate across industries including minerals and metals, iron ore, petrochemical and refining, bulk materials handling and processing.

Due to continued growth and expansion we are seeking Mechanical Fitters who are highly motivated and driven with proven experience within a shutdown environment. Understand maintenance strategies and have a strong commitment to work with the highest regard for safety standards.

Join our team to be part of a major shutdown in South Australia:
  • 3/1 roster
  • 70 days+ shutdown
  • Excellent pay rates, allowances and bonuses
  • 12 hour shifts
  • Day & Night Shift available
  • Camp Accommodation and Flights provided
  • Non-smoking and clean-shaven site
  • Pre-shut commencing May 2021
  • Mega shut commencing August/September 2021


To be successful in this role you must provide evidence of the following:
  • An Australian recognised trade certificate
  • Previous experience working with pumps and large duct work
  • Familiarity with flange management, alignments, and torquing
  • Capable of reading and interpreting isometric drawings
  • Knowledge in the safe use of hand tools and equipment required to perform tasks
  • An ability to work effectively within a team with well-developed communication skills
  • Commitment to safety and perform duties with best practice to safety processes and guidelines within a shutdown environment
  • Valid tickets / licenses / training, including Working at Heights, Confined Space, Basic Fire and Gas Testing
  • An Industry White Card
  • Previous experience at Olympic Dam will be highly regarded

  • Highly competitive rates, allowances and bonuses
  • A dynamic and exciting work environment
  • Highly supportive, team orientated organisation


We encourage applicants from South Australia to apply!

To apply for this great opportunity please click the 'Apply now' button below.

Employment is subject to satisfying the minimum project requirements and a pre-employment medical including drug & alcohol screen and evidence to work rights in Australia

For more information contact: Tracy Snyman -

NOTE: Applications submitted through direct email will not be accepted.

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