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  • 01/05/2024

Mechanical Engineer (Mayfield, NSW, AU)

About the role

As a Mechanical Process Engineer at our manufacturing site in Newcastle, you will be reporting to the Maintenance and responsible for providing resource for the development of new products processes and technology within the Austube Mills business, as well as assisting in legal compliance of overhead cranes, maintaining and achieving reliability of existing plant and equipment. You will also take part in the process of continual improvement for asset reliability within the team. You will be part of the maintenance team where you will assist the other team members with accurate asset reliability data and other information as reasonably required.


  • Developing and maintaining asset lifecycle register
  • Developing drawings, specifications, schematics in relation to maintenance, repair and project work
  • Organizing the acquisition of necessary parts, labor and materials to carry out mechanical improvements and projects
  • Managing the design, procurement and all required activities to meet the project schedule
  • Participating in the risk mitigation activities and incident investigations when required
  • Ensuring that all work orders are closed in a timely fashion within the approved budgets
  • Monitoring and controlling all financial aspects of the project engineering to provide accurate forecasts costs, obtain approvals and identifying project improvement opportunities
  • Providing high quality engineering solutions to achieve business needs

About your experience

You will be someone who values teamwork, safety and continuous improvement. You will have job stability and progression opportunities.


  • Formal tertiary engineering or mechanical technical experience in manufacturing operations
  • Experience working within formal manufacturing improvement system such as Lean, TPM or equivalent is desirable
  • Formal training in Six Sigma, RCA, ICAM or equivalent methodology is desirable
  • Proficient in using Microsoft suite
  • Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills, report writing, debating, etc.
  • Ability to identify manufacturing improvement opportunities in an industrial setting

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.