BTP - Leading Hand Heavy Duty Mechanic - Moorvale

12 May 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 customers and our people.


Leading Hand Heavy Duty Mechanic

Grow with us! We are currently seeking a highly experienced team orientated Leading Hand Heavy Duty Mechanic who brings to the table the drive and desire to make a difference to an important project for BTP. Reporting to the Maintenance Superintendent, the successful individual will support the Moorvale and or Coppabella crew’s and the wider workshop team in overseeing and coordinating quality repairs, diagnostics and maintenance on mining equipment and fleet.


Key Requirements 

  • Australian Recognized Heavy Duty Trade Qualification
  • Previous Experience working on CAT, Komatsu, or Hitachi mining equipment 
  • Sound knowledge in Hydraulic, pneumatic, and drivetrain systems 
  • STD 11 training also S1,2,3 and G2 supervisor training for Leading Hand roles
  • Valid Australian Drivers Licence, High Risk Work Licence, Dogging and Forklift, HR Drivers Licence
  • Knowledge and application of Occupational Health and Safety in the workplace
  • Ability to meet all site access requirements including a Full Pre-Employment Medical and National Police Clearance


What we Offer 


  • Transport covered for Brisbane, Townsville, Rockhampton
  • Relocation Assistance Available
  • Recently reviewed highly competitive rates
  • Enjoy an even time 7/7 lifestyle friendly roster
  • Share $8K with your mate (through our referral bonus for eligible roles)
  • 3 weeks of personal leave, paid meal breaks, and public holiday regardless, even if you are on R&R
  • 6 weeks of annual leave - 20% leave loading
  • Long Service Leave through Coal Long Service Leave (LSL)
  • 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 center, novated leasing, health insurance discounts, paid parental leave for primary and secondary carers, study assistance, and travel/accommodation benefits to name a few


Get in touch with us today, email us at, or find out more about BTP on our website   


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.   


BTP is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we strive to create an inclusive environment for all. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.  


[Job Reference Number 3203]