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Mechanical Fitter/Machinist

Date:  Jul 21, 2024

Parkhurst, QLD, AU, 4702

Req ID:  27922
Onsite or Remote:  Onsite Position

Komatsu is an indispensable partner to the construction, mining, forestry, forklift, and industrial machinery markets, maximizing value for customers through innovative solutions. With a diverse line of products supported by our advanced IoT technologies, regional distribution channels, and a global service network, we tap into the power of data and technology to enhance safety and productivity while optimizing performance. Komatsu supports a myriad of markets, including housing, infrastructure, water, pipeline, minerals, automobile, aerospace, electronics and medical, through its many brands and subsidiaries, including TimberPro, Joy, P&H, Montabert, Modular Mining Systems, Hensley Industries, NTC, and Gigaphoton.

What's on Offer?


So much variety.

Our machine shop supports the whole Komatsu Underground business. We have the skills and expertise to support each of our Workshops across QLD and NSW. That’s manual and CNC machining for new equipment and rebuilds including development and longwall equipment.


A 9-day fortnight.

Don’t mind a long weekend? Who doesn’t!?

We’ve listened to our people and have designed our rosters to suit a modern lifestyle. Take a Friday or Monday off per fortnight so you can spend more time doing the things you love.


Career & leadership development.  

We develop personalised, tailored and structured career development plans for our trades employees that allows them to move into Sales, Service, Project Management & Leadership roles.



At our Parkhurst facility alone our leaders in the Machine Shop have over 100 years of collective experience. They’re keen to pass that onto you.


Recognition & rewards

BBQs, donuts, competitions, gifts, discounts on hundreds of top retail brands, discounts on healthcare. The list goes on.


Key Job Responsibilities


You’ll be working on some impressive pieces of underground machinery.


You’ll assist the broader team in the refurbishment and building of original equipment that includes development and longwall machines.


You’ll be joining a highly talented team of mechanical fitters & machinists that pride themselves on their work ethic and quality outputs.


This diverse, supportive and friendly team is dedicated to knowledge sharing, collaboration and building a great culture.


You’ll be a go getter with a great attitude, looking for a career move with a leading global OEM.


What do I need to qualify?


  • Relevant mechanical/ machinist trade qualification.
  • Ability to read and understand technical drawings.
  • Demonstrated commitment to safety.
  • Accuracy & attention to detail.


Here are some more benefits:


  • 12 weeks paid primary carer parental leave
  • Discounts on Apple, Dell, Lenovo and Microsoft products
  • Recognition and awards, opportunity to complete recognised Cert III courses, Diploma’s in Leadership & Management, and an Educational Support Program
  • Employee Referral Program offering a bonus of $5,000 if you successfully refer someone for a role
  • Discounted corporate rates with HCF and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program with total wellbeing solution provider Hunterlink
  • Discounts with Mercedes-Benz, Toyota, Kennards Hire, Bridgestone and Orix
  • Discounts with Avis, Qantas, Crown Hotels, IHG and travel agents


Komatsu offers a zero-harm culture in the work place, competitive remuneration package, interesting and diverse experience with opportunities to grow professionally in a progressive learning environment.

Komatsu is an Equal Opportunity Workplace and an Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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