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  • 15/05/2024

Mechanical Fitter – Leading Hand (Newcastle, NSW, AU)

About the role

We are currently seeking a reliable, enthusiastic and experienced Mechanical Fitter to join our team at InfraBuild Wire in Newcastle. You will have support and autonomy in managing the breakdown and preventative maintenance on site. This role offers stability, security and long-term career opportunities and genuine progression. This is a day shift position providing work life balance.

Key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Preventative maintenance
  • Breakdowns and troubleshooting issues
  • Overhauling fixed plant or equipment
  • Compliance with quality and safety processes

About your experience

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


  • Certificate III Mechanical Trade certificate is essential
  • Leading hand or team leader experience is highly advantageous
  • Dogging and Forklift ticket desirable
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Ideally background in industrial manufacturing
  • Experience in gearbox and workshop rebuilds highly regarded.

About our team

At InfraBuild we are building futures through sustainable steel. We are Australia’s leading vertically-integrated Electric Arc Furnace steel recycling, manufacturing and distribution business. We provide solutions for commercial and residential construction, large scale and nation-building infrastructure, our primary producers, mining and rural sectors. With our rich history spanning more than 100 years we have entered an exciting new chapter, each day we help build and enable a stronger and more sustainable Australia, for a changing world.

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.