Gold Star Recruitment Services

Maintenance Fitter

  • Do you have 5 years practical experience in a related field of mechanical fitting?
  • Are you looking to work with an Australian based company with an international footprint?
  • We are offering $65,000 – $75,000 per annum plus overtime and super based on experience and skillset. 
  • Quarterly target-based bonuses available to all staff upon commencement
  • Located near Albury – Monday to Friday – Full Time & Permanent Position

About Us:

Overall Forge is an Australian based open die forge company that has been manufacturing locally in Australia for over 100 years and has become a major supplier of forgings to industries throughout the Asia Pacific region.

Overall Forge is a fully integrated facility whereby all production including sawing, forging, heat treatment, machining, testing and certification is done in-house.

Position Overview:

Reporting directly to the Maintenance Manager, the Maintenance Fitter is responsible for the repair, modification and manufacture of equipment onsite at our Albury facility. 

You will come from a manufacturing background and be able to work autonomously. You will need excellent attention to detail and have an acutely high level of pride in your work. 

Key Responsibilities:

Your daily tasks will include, but are not limited to;

  • Effective provision of mechanical fitting for the repairs, maintenance and upgrades to Overall Forge’s plant and equipment
  • Be competent in the use of Turning Lathes, Milling Machines, grinders and any machine used to repair or manufacture replacement items
  • Complete all required documentation 
  • Work in a safe and methodical manner & maintain a clean work environment
  • Assist related trades and departments as required
  • Ability to carry out mechanical and general repairs under limited supervision
  • Assist with the training of Apprentices and others 
  • Mechanical and weld repairs when required 
  • Be able to work a rotating roster
  • Assisting in annual shutdown, usually at Christmas
  • Undertake preventative maintenance tasks

Our Next Maintenance Fitter:

In order for you to excel in this role you must be able to demonstrate the following skills and attributes:

  • Trade Qualified in Mechanical Fitting and a hands on operator
  • Minimum 5 years practical experience in a related field of mechanical fitting
  • A thorough understanding of manufacturing processes
  • Confined Space ticket advantageous
  • Forklift License advantageous
  • EWP advantageous 
  • Experience with Mechanics, Hydraulics & Pneumatics would be highly advantageous
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Time management and organisational skills to allow you to prioritise your tasks
  • A willingness to learn and continuously improve

Why Join the Overall Forge Family

In addition to working with a world class team, Overall Forge offer an attractive remuneration package of between $65,000 and $75,000pa, plus overtime and super for this Full Time, Permanent Role.

–             Be a part of a team with a clear focus on producing the highest quality product in the world.

–             Career Progression and training opportunities throughout your tenure

–             Secure and long-term employment with an Internationally renowned company

–             Every employee is eligible to partake in the Quarterly, Target Based, Bonus Scheme

Our Values:

COURAGE: We create an environment where people are encouraged to challenge the status quo

OWNERSHIP: We all take responsibility for achieving company goals

COLLABORATE: We work collaboratively with others to help achieve personal and company goals.

INTEGRITY: We keep our promises and do what we say

INNOVATION: We recognise the importance of encouraging and rewarding innovation

Contact Us

If you feel that your values align with ours, and that this role is the next step in your career, we are waiting to hear from you. 

Apply Now or to have a confidential conversation regarding the role please contact Jo Ayres on 0458298934 anytime or send your resume and cover letter directly to [email protected]