Drill Rig (HD/Diesel) Fitter Job (Perth, WA, AU)

  • Broadspectrum
  • Feb 06, 2018

Job Description

Drill Rig (HD/Diesel) Fitter – FIFO ex-Perth


Easternwell is Australia's leading integrated energy and mineral services company.  We operate continuous contracts with some of Australia's largest companies.


Currently we are seeking a motivated skilled Drill Rig Fitter to join our exceptional field team to conduct routine services on Dual Rotary, RC and conventional drilling rigs, pumps, air compressors, trucks, utilities and action break down notifications as required.  


This position will be FIFO ex-Perth to various locations across WA; roster will be 2 weeks in field, 1 week in Welshpool workshop, 1 week off.


Suitable applicants will have a high degree of attention to detail and post trade experience or similar skills in:


  • Trade qualification as a heavy duty fitter, with at least 3 years post-trade experience
  • Prior experience working on exploration and waterwell drill rigs essential
  • Understanding of industry legislation and compliances
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions, to work within guidelines and procedures
  • Knowledge and understanding of quality assurance and workplace health and safety
  • Willingness to learn and develop and be part of the Easternwell family
  • Current HR Drivers Licence and First Aid
  • Experience working with Sullair, CAT engines and Atlas Copco compressors and boosters highly regarded
  • Previous experience working in an autonomous role and ability to manage your own workload
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol screen. 

Please send a cover letter and resume demonstrating your abilities and previous working history which should also include all of your experience as a Fitter and the equipment that you have had experience working on.

The successful person will provide a high level of service and support; have excellent communication skills, and a positive team attitude. In return, you will enjoy a large multi divisional company offering above industry pay rates, permanent employment benefits.