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Awarded Employer of Choice in 2019 and 2021, our Water & Sewer department have a fantastic opportunity for a qualified Mechanical Fitter to join our Engineering Trades Team.
Reporting to the Team Leader Mechanical, the Mechanical Fitter will actively participate as part of the team in the installation, maintenance, repair and upgrade of water supply and wastewater mechanical infrastructure, assets and equipment to Council and industry best-practice standards, for the benefit of the Kempsey Shire community.
- Complete engineering works without supervision including but not limited to pumping system maintenance and repairs, basic engineering design and fabrication, machining, preventative maintenance and repairs to water treatment process equipment, condition assessment and hand/power tool operation.
- Actively participate in the Engineering Trades Team to complete the installation, maintenance, repairs and upgrades to Council’s Water and Sewer assets.
- The ability to carry out work at heights and/or in confined space environments on Water and Wastewater infrastructure
To be successful in this role, you will possess trade qualifications within the mechanical engineering trades field; relevant SafeWork NSW certificates and licences; experience in the installation, maintenance, fault finding and repairs of water and sewerage pumping equipment and infrastructure; and proven ability to work in an environment containing raw sewerage, confined spaces, and heights.
You will also possess a demonstrated knowledge of Work, Health and Safety; proven ability to use a computer including mobile devices and software applications; and adequate literacy and numeracy skills to meet the positions requirements.
Company: Kempsey Shire Council
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Kempsey, New South Wales, AU
Application Deadline: N/A