Maintenance Night Shift Fitter (Macraes Process Plant)

  • Tuesday to Monday night shift roster
  • 7pm to 7am
  • Work alongside experts in their field

Bring your methodical approach to work, drive for continuous improvement, demonstrated experience as a fitter working night shift, a trade qualification and your expertise to this high performing team environment.

The role

Reporting to the Maintenance Leading Hand you will be responsible for the routine mechanical maintenance across the site of our world class process plant operation.

Key tasks and responsibilities:

  • As a knowledgeable and experienced maintenance shift fitter, you will prioritise the activities for plant breakdowns and shutdowns to ensure the plant is functioning at an optimum level
  • Work alongside the coordinator and planner to assist them with ensuring the planned maintenance work is scheduled in a timely manner
  • Role model our values and crucial behaviours while ensuring industry best practice and following our approved procedures

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • a relevant trade qualification - such as Fitter Turner or Fitter /Welder
  • previous experience in a continuous production environment
  • significant experience of heavy fixed equipment
  • effective decision-making skills
  • previous experience working continuous rostered night shift (essential)
  • a high degree of safety awareness
  • demonstrated experience working independently and as part of a team
  • a full clean driver's licence and confidence driving a manual vehicle (essential).

At OceanaGold, health and safety is paramount to the success of our business as are employees who engage in behaviours that align with our values.


OceanaGold is committed to providing equal employment opportunities.

If you share the same values and are ready for the next step in your career at Macraes, please apply via Success Factors today. Please discuss your application with your manager before applying for the position.

Applications close Thursday, 15 February 2018.


1 Feb 2018

Work Type:
New Zealand
Macraes Operations
Date expires:
28 Feb 2018
  • Mechanic >> Industrial Maintenance