Mechanical Fitter

Date: 18-Jul-2022

Location: Covalent, WA, AU

Company: Civmec

About the Company

Civmec is an integrated multi-disciplinary heavy engineering and construction provider to the metals and minerals, oil and gas, infrastructure, as well as marine and defence markets. Our diversification enables us to operate extensively across the nation.


Established in 2009, Civmec is one of Australia’s leading providers of turnkey solutions across a range of core capabilities - heavy engineering, ship building, modularisation, SMP, E&I, site civil works, precast & prestressed concrete, refractory, industrial insulation, access solutions, maintenance, surface treatment, offshore logistics and registered training.


Our vast self-performance capability enables us to respond agilely to our clients’ needs while our commitment to innovation and technology enables us to work smarter, providing value-driven solutions. Focused on establishing long-term partnerships and working collaboratively with clients and delivery partners, we have played a significant role in the delivery of some of Australia’s most complex projects, including in remote, logistically challenging environments.

The Opportunity

Civmec are currently seeking experienced Mechanical Fitters to join our construction team on the Covalent Lithium Refinery project.

This local, long-term opportunity provides project work within the metro area with a family friendly work schedule of 50 hours per week, Monday-Friday.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Experience in the Alignment of mechanical Equipment
  • Assembly and alignment of Cone Crushers complete with drives and gear boxes
  • Perform mechanical repairs and servicing of various civil and workshop plant and machinery
  • Conduct fault finding for breakdowns
  • Maintain stock of hydraulic, mechanic, electronic and pneumatic materials
  • Assemble metal parts and subassemblies to fabricate production machines and other equipment
  • Complete mechanical checklists and weekly inspections of plant and machinery
  • Conduct marking and lining out
  • Experience in spool installation
  • General fitting skills including working on pumps and installing valves
  • Normal mine site skills e.g. permits, risk assessments etc.

About You

  • You will be based in Perth, Western Australia
  • Relevant Certificates / Trade certificates
  • Working a heights ticket (desirable)
  • Elevated Work Platform (desirable)
  • 3 years + construction experience in the mining and resources sector
  • Nationally recognised Construction Safety Awareness Card
  • Complete a pre-employment medical, including Drug & Alcohol screening

Civmec + You

At Civmec, we offer an inclusive workplace with a ‘Never Assume’ safety culture,   supported by our experienced management team. Our Reward and Recognition program acknowledges our employees’ achievements and contributions to Civmec’ s success.  Employment benefits include access to our corporate partners such as health insurance, discounted white goods and holiday travel discounts.


How to Apply

If you feel this role is for you, please click the “Apply” link to start your application. We look forward to hearing from you and starting the pathway to your career with Civmec.


Otherwise, please email for a no commitment discussion or call our HR Service Centre on (08) 6595 5888

Civmec is an equal opportunity employer, and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
We respectfully request no agency submissions

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