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Electrical Fitter

Date:  Jul 10, 2024

Rutherford, NSW, AU, 2320

Req ID:  29368
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?


A set roster > morning or afternoon.  Whether you’re a morning person and like to get stuck in early, or you prefer a later start so you can drop the kids off at school, Komatsu Underground has you covered.


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.


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


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


Recognition & rewards.  BBQs, donuts, table tennis, competitions, gifts, discounts on hundreds of top retail brands, discounts on healthcare. The list goes on...


So what will I be doing, exactly?


You’ll be carrying out overhauls on AC and DC electric motors from surface and underground mining equipment including shuttle cars and continuous miners.


You don’t necessarily need to have had motor or flameproofing experience, but if you do, you’ll hit the ground running.


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


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


What do I need to qualify?


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


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

More Komatsu benefits


  • 12 weeks paid primary career parental leave. 
  • Access to discounts at over 400 different retailers Australia wide.
  • Discounts on Apple, Dell, Lenovo and Microsoft products 
  • 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 Toyota & Orix


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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