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  • 21/05/2024

Fitter (Newcastle, NSW, AU)

About the role

We are currently seeking Mechanical Fitters to join our maintenance & reliability team at Austube Mills Mayfield. You will have support and autonomy in managing breakdowns, preventative maintenance & reliability to achieve continuous improvement, for the manufacturing and distribution site. The operational team is process driven and highly safety focused, and we have fun whilst improving the site.

We have permanent roles on offer, working a lifestyle 12 hr shift roster Monday to Friday with up to 5 days off between shift rotations.

Above award wages & attractive allowances on top of hourly rate. Opportunity for overtime.

Duties include;


  • Execution of preventative and predictive maintenance to ensure maximum asset reliability.
  • Attending plant and asset breakdown
  • Identifying opportunities for improvement
  • Perform trouble shooting and fault-finding tasks
  • Providing feedback via the maintenance management system
  • Participation in regular shutdown tasks as an individual or amongst a team
  • Involvement in Root Cause Analysis (RCA) investigations and corrective actions.

About your experience

We would love to hear from hardworking and enthusiastic candidates who can demonstrate the following;


  • Hold relevant mechanical trade qualification
  • Possess exceptional troubleshooting skills
  • Have a proactive approach, whilst holding safety and customer as core values
  • Confident communicator who can work unsupervised
  • Previous experience with production line & shutdown activities
  • Experience in Hydraulics and Pneumatics
  • Heavy Industrial experience
  • CMMS SAP Experience will be highly regarded
  • Basic computer skills

About our team

Austube Mills – a brand of InfraBuild – is a modern Australian manufacturer of world class structural steel, tubular and profile products. We have also developed a range of world class coatings designed to meet the needs and conditions of the Australian topography. With manufacturing facilities in QLD and NSW, we are well equipped to service the Australian and New Zealand steel industry with its products including market leading brands like DuraGal. Our passionate people give our customers the confidence to take their design ambitions and bring them to life.

Next steps

Across our different business units, we offer career opportunities for people who share our drive, passion and ambition. From apprentices and graduates to experienced professionals, we are committed to offering fulfilling careers and the chance to grow as our business grows. We would love you to be part of our journey.

We are a 2024 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.