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Field Mechanic / Diesel Fitter

Date: 03-Jan-2023

Location: Toowoomba, QLD, AU, 4350

Company: Ventia

About the role

Are you sick of working 6-7 days a week, with little time for work life balance? We are looking for field-based Mechanics/ Diesel Fitters to join our team working on an equal time 2 weeks on: 2 weeks off roster.  This role provides, preventative and reactive maintenance to our rigs and associated equipment. You will report directly to the Mechanical Superintendent & Maintenance Manager and liaise with operations & field staff to ensure the seamless operation of our rig fleet. We have positions available in QLD, SA, and WA. 

You would experience what it is like to be part of a company that cares about its people, with:

  • True work-life balance with the ability to relax and focus on your loved ones and hobbies in your time off
  • Time to switch off in your down time
  • Work with some of the latest equipment within the industry
  • Ongoing development between our Oil & Gas and Minerals Contract 
  • Courses paid for by Ventia (Industry Safety Induction & 4WD Course)
  • Travel to various beautiful locations in the bush throughout Queensland and Australia
  • A supportive and family- oriented company
  • Exceptional safety records, standards and practices
  • Work with leading contracts in the industry with long term opportunities
  • Access to a variety of health and wellbeing initiatives including discounted health insurance

About You

  • Trade Qualification (Heavy Vehicle)
  • Have strong interpersonal skills, a positive attitude and be a team player.
  • Previous experience in Minerals or Oil and Gas Drilling/Workover sector is advantageous but not mandatory.
  • The proven ability to fault find and troubleshoot under pressure.
  • Open manual drivers’ licence or higher


About the company 
As one of Australia's largest providers to the Oil & Gas sector, Ventia has been a trusted partner to the oil and gas sector for over 60 years. Our values are at the heart of everything we do. They are the spirit behind every action and intention here at Ventia, helping us to create a workplace where everyone can thrive. No matter what someone's role is, where they are based or what their goals are, our values act as a universal guide to help our teams do the best work of their life at Venita.

  • Collaboration - We achieve more together
  • Integrity - We do what's right
  • Challenge - We drive to deliver
  • Ingenuity - We create better ways

Ventia supports employment of people in the local community and encourages applicants to apply from Toowoomba and its surrounding regional areas such as Roma, Dalby, Chinchilla, Biloela & Woorabinda.

If you believe that you meet the above criteria and are passionate about a career with our maintenance team, please click the 'apply' button below. Position Reference Number: 141578

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents, and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.

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