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Mechanical Fitter - Biloela

  • Biloela, QLD 4715 Any Employment
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  • Job no: 2500
  • Long term contract
  • Residential roles

Komatsu is a world leader in the technology behind state of the art earthmoving, mining, construction and utility equipment. Komatsu’s vision is to be indispensable to our customers by having the most professional, skilled and engaged people who drive innovation. With over 3,000 employees across Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and New Caledonia, progressing our business forward is a key element of our success. At Komatsu we consider ourselves family where we meet challenges together, solve complicated problems together, strive for a better future together and most importantly enjoy ourselves whilst developing great friendships. Your Success is Our Success.

The Opportunity:

Komatsu has recently won new contract to supply and maintain a fleet of 930E haul trucks and Komatsu PC7000 excavators in the Biloela region.

Multiple new vacancies are now available for experienced Mechanical Fitters to join the Komatsu business. The primary role is to provide mechanical repairs and maintenance pertaining to Komatsu 930-4E electric drive trucks, PC7000-6 excavators, WA1200-6 laoders and other OEM equipment as required by the client.

With a newly awarded 5 yr contract, these roles offer job security and the opportunity to be based residentally. Working along side a team of Komatsu staff to support and complete all Komatsu machine orientated tasks.

Key Responsibilities:


  • Carry out maintenance and repairs on all mobile and ancillary equipment in a timely and cost efficient manner
  • Assist in daily, weekly and long term planning of maintenance schedules as requested
  • Assist in ordering / dispatching of parts through completed field service reports and warranty forms.
  • Communicate with Project Manager in relation to job progress and advise of any special requirements to ensure timely job completion.

The knowledge, skills and abilities we’re looking for:


  • Trade qualifications in Diesel Fitting / Mechanical fitting or equivalent
  • Current Drivers licence
  • Excellent knowledge of Komatsu Machines. Previous experience on Komatsu 930E-4, WA-1200-6, and Komatsu Excavators would be advantageous
  • Experienced with Komatsu Manuals maintenance manuals, parts manuals and schematic drawings and comprehension of them
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills
  • National Accredited Skills such as Aircon, Forklift and Crane Tickets would be advantageous.
  • High level of Auto Electrical Skills
  • Current QLD Coal Board medical and QLD GI passport or ability to obtain one
  • Management Qualifications S123, G2 highly desirable
  • Standard 11 induction required 
  • General knowledge of Microsoft programs

Komatsu offers a zero-harm culture in the work place, competitive remuneration package, and to drive success we employ people with different skills, abilities, cultural backgrounds, experiences, preferences, ethnicities and from different generations. Join the Komatsu family and you’ll become a part of a dynamic, supportive and inclusive work environment, with opportunities for career progression on a global scale, training and personal growth.

  • Published on 13 Nov 2018, 12:48 AM