MES is looking for Underground Drill Fitters to work for an exciting gold and nickel producer that’s on the move! This will be working at one of their gold projects in Western Australia. 

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, this role is responsible for maintaining and repairing all equipment of the site's fleet to ensure maximum availability to the mine's operations.


  • Hold a recognized Heavy Duty Mechanical/Plant Trade Qualification. 
  • Valid Manual Australian Driver's Licence.
  • National Police clearance (within 6 months).
  • Have unrestricted working rights in Australia. 
  • Current WA ‘C’ class drivers’ license.

Position Duties:

  • Fault diagnostics & repairs, maintenance & repairs of all equipment particularly Drill rigs.
  • Good fault-finding skills and carry out preventative and breakdown maintenance.
  • Diagnose, Repair and test mobile plant to improve machine reliability.
  • EWP ticket. Working at Heights ticket. (desirable)
Preferred minimum of 3 years’ post trade experience working in underground mining environment.
Current Status
Contract to Permanent
Duty Roster
Residential - 8 days on, 6 days off, 7 nights on, 7 days off roster, 12-hour shifts.