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Shutdown Diesel Fitter - Crane Specialist

Apply now Job no: 495902
Work type: Contract / Project Based
Location: Brisbane
Categories: Diesel Fitters

PNG Field Mining Services (PNGFMS) is currently seeking Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanics with a strong knowledge of Crane experience. You will be working a 22 days on 18 days off roster for a 3 month shutdown in Papua New Guinea starting in August 2024.

Are you looking for a change and wanting to work outside Australia? This is a great opportunity to work a short term project to test the waters. If you like the experience, we can accommodate long term opportunities – this is a try before you buy situation.

We will pay for your visa, flight, accommodation, medical and police clearance requirements. There is no cost for you to give it a go. If you are interested in more information, apply now so we can give you a call.

Your Skills and Experience:

To be considered for the role, you must have the following:

  • Trade qualified 
  • Australian Permanent Resident/Citizen
  • A minimum of 5 years experience (post trade)
  • Experience with mobile and crawler cranes
  • Experience with Tadano of all sizes advantageous but not essential
  • Ability to work in challenging environments
  • A genuine commitment to safety
  • Strong work ethic and ability to work in a multinational team environment
  • Understand cultural respect and awareness
  • Willingness to mentor the national workforce to assist with further developing their skills

Successful applicants must:

  • Hold a current Passport (with at least 12 months validity)
  • Be able to pass a Medical and Police Clearance

About Us:

PNGFMS is part of the Field Mining Services Group, a major Australasian maintenance contractor and supplier of highly qualified trades to multinational clients across Queensland, Western Australia and Papua New Guinea.  PNGFMS has been established since 2013, and we are a premier supplier of quality maintenance services throughout PNG. We seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

We only recruit the best AND we have work available now

We respectfully request no recruitment agency approaches.

PNG Field Mining Services Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All employment will be based on merit, competence, performance and business needs.

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