Mechanical Fitter Maintenance Cairns Weipa QLD iMINCO

Goodline requires an experienced and qualified MECHANICAL FITTER to join Goodline Weipa team

Mechanical Fitter Weipa QLD

Mechanical Fitter Maintenance Cairns Weipa QLD

Goodline is a locally owned and based company established in 1999 by John Kennedy for the provision of construction and maintenance services to support the mining industry. Goodline’s success and reputation has been built on a track record that exceeds all safety, quality and performance targets as well as a history of delivering projects within deadlines. This reputation is supported by word of mouth by key industry leaders throughout Australia and has provided widespread endorsement of their work.

Today Goodline employs in excess of 1,000 staff and contractors and provides project and maintenance services to Australia’s most influential resource companies. Goodline is a construction and maintenance company specializing in serving remote areas of Australia, with offices in Weipa (QLD), Darwin (NT) and Port Hedland (WA). They also specialize in steel fabrication, steel erection, demolition, scaffolding, plumbing, electrical, carpentry and civil works.

For more information about Goodline and their projects visit

This position will require a high level of attention to detail and technical skill and knowledge.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Working in a proactive safety environment
  • Working with a diverse team of skilled tradesman
  • Complying with all site procedures and policies
  • Workshop and mine site maintenance and repairs


  • Proactive safety culture
  • Good communication skills
  • Being able to work in a team environment
  • Experience working on mine sites
  • Australian recognized Trade Certificate

Conditions on offer:

  • Residential position
  • Accommodation package offered
  • Permanent position

How to APPLY

Goodline encourage people who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander to apply for this position.
To apply for this position please go to their website and apply under the job code QLD-WT01-03.

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Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.

The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.

The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.

The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.

The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStar™

Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.

Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)

Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.

RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.

Find out more about RII Competencies here

You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.

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