BTP - Heavy Duty Mechanic - Mackay

30 Mar 2024

BTP forms part of the Perenti Group and is one of Australia’s largest suppliers of machinery rental, parts and services to the mining, construction and earth-moving industries.  Our capabilities include machine rebuilds, Service Exchange components, Site based and Field Service labour and machinery rental.  BTP has supported the mining, earth-moving, and construction industries for over 30 years and with locations in key mining areas BTP is currently expanding its capabilities and capacity to better support our customers and its people. 


Heavy Duty Mechanic – Mackay Workshop


BTP has long term opportunities for HD Mechanic / Heavy Diesel Mechanic’s to join our team in Mackay. Day and Afternoon Shifts available.


Machine Rebuilds and repairs, Scheduled Maintenance, Diagnostics, Commissioning, Tuning / Adjusting and Component Change outs to a large variety of surface mining equipment. High quality of work and attention to detail with a large focus on personal and team safety. Working within a great team environment the successful applicant will be helping drive a positive culture while assisting apprentices build their confidence and skillset.


Key Requirements    

  • Australian Recognised Heavy Duty Trade Qualifications   
  • Experience working on CAT, Komatsu, or Hitachi mining equipment.    
  • Sound knowledge in hydraulic, pneumatic, and drivetrain systems.    
  • Valid Australian Drivers Licence 
  • Valid Forklift Licence 
  • Dogging Ticket (desirable)   
  • Ability to meet all site access requirements (including, but not limited to a Full Pre-Employment medical and National Police Clearance)  
  • Nearly meet all requirements. Looking to change careers? Still apply to discuss how we can support you!  


About You

  • You’re at the top of your game and like to be challenged.
  • Sound knowledge in Hydraulic, pneumatic, and drivetrain systems.
  • Passionate about quality of work ensuring functionality and reliability exceeds customer expectations.
  • Knowledge and application of Occupational Health and Safety in the workplace 

What We Offer  

  • Permanent Positions with competative
  • Flexible rosters along with shift work available
  • Opportunity to work and earn more with attractive Overtime rates
  • Work 4 Days get paid for 5 at BTP
  • Share $8K with your mate through our Referral Bonus for eligible roles.  
  • Earn more for taking annual leave - 17.5% leave loading.  
  • Secure your future through 11% Superannuation on all hours worked.  
  • Enjoy the Perks of BTP – Extensive employee benefits including retail discounts, access to our wellbeing centre, novated leasing, health insurance discounts, paid parental leave for primary and secondary carers, study assistance, and travel/accommodation benefits to name a few. 
  • Working for a Company who are focused on developing our people to deliver our solid pipeline of work and significant growth plans across the Eastern states.

Click Apply button to start your journey and join the BTP team today.    


Start here, go anywhere with BTP. We are guided by our Group principles: no shortcuts, never wasteful, walk in their shoes, smarter together and enable tomorrow.   


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[Job Reference Number: 5831]