Mechanical Fitter

The Resource Recovery Group is a statutory local government authority established in 1991 by local governments in the southern part of metropolitan Perth. We deliver innovative and sustainable waste management solutions for the benefit of our communities and the environment.

Position details:
Position type: Permanent full-time
Workdays: Monday – Sunday
Hours: 76 per fortnight
Remuneration: $40.59 p/h + penalties + allowances
Pay cycle: Fortnightly
Location: Canning Vale

About the role
Located in Canning Vale, you will be responsible for maintenance of facility plant and equipment.

Skills and Qualifications Required:

  • Ability to pass a pre-employment medical.
  • National police clearance
  • 2 years’ experience in a medium to heavy industrial manufacturing/processing plant.
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
  • Ability to liaise and communicate with other trades, contractors and suppliers.
  • Welding experience.


  • Hydraulic repair skills.
  • Fabrication skills.
  • Knowledge of Computerised Maintenance Management Systems.
  • Mobile plant operation and maintenance.
  • Materials handling and screening process experience.
  • Electrical qualification
  • Instrument fitter
  • Senior First Aid certificate
  • “HR” Class licence
  • Confined spaces entry
  • Front End Loader ticket
  • EWP Ticket


  • Permanent full-time role
  • Free uniform supplied annually
  • 13 weeks long service leave after 10 years’ service
  • Ability to salary sacrifice up to 5% of your superannuation.
  • We will match your salary sacrifice contribution to super up to a maximum 5%
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 5% annual leave loading

How to apply

Email your application to:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and promote a workplace that values and fosters the diversity of our staff. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and young people.

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