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Locomotive Maintainer (Mechanical)

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Permanent - Full Time
Transport Operations & Logistics

Location:                Jilalan

Remuneration:      Attractive salary package on offer


  • Permanent full time opportunity
  • 24/7 roster located in Sarina
  • Development and support provided for the right candidate


Aurizon is committed to a diverse workforce and we encourage Female and Indigenous Australian applicants to apply.

About the role:

As a Locomotive Maintainer II (Mechanical) you will perform maintenance and modification on rollingstock and any associated equipment according to operational standards.

This role will see you: 

  • Perform complex troubleshooting, fault rectification duties, repairs, modifications and preventative maintenance procedures on rollingstock, components and associated equipment to meet the
    operational requirements of the specific location.
  • Mentor and assist the development of apprentices and maintainers.
  • Carry out duties in a safe manner in accordance with policies, regulations and procedures and the Workplace Health and Safety (WH&S) Act.
  • Utilise and input accurate data into information and Maintenance Management Systems.
  • Assist with the implementation and development of quality improvement in the area to enhance customer service.

About you: 

  • Hold a mechanical/fitter qualification ( locomotive experience not essential ) 
  • High level of skill in trouble shooting, fault rectification, minor repairs and the carrying out of preventative maintenance procedures
  • Substantial skills in working in a collaborative work environment.
  • Sound level of skills in oral, written and interpersonal communication.
  • Be computer literate


Please note – this is not a FIFO position, only candidates willing to be based in the Mackay region should apply. 

About Aurizon: 

Aurizon is Australia’s largest rail freight operator and a top 100 ASX company.  Each year, we transport more than 250 million tonnes of Australian commodities, connecting miners, primary producers, and industry with international and domestic markets.

We strive for a diverse, collaborative, creative and a high-performance culture that celebrates the contribution of every employee and provide opportunities for career development in a dynamic work environment that values gender equity, LGBTI inclusion and workplace diversity.

Our benefits:

  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles and retail brands
  • Parental Leave Program and Super Booster
  • Access to an employee assistance program
  • Access to female and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mentoring programs
  • Flexible Working Arrangements (Subject to business needs)

To learn about us and our company values, visit

Our values:

Safety: We have a relentless focus to ZEROHarm.

People: We seek diverse perspectives.

Integrity: We have the courage to do the right thing.

Customer: We strive to be the first choice for our customers.

Excellence: We set and achieve ambitious goals.

For more information on this position (reference 11413), please contact Rebecca Montgomery on 07 4943 4230

Advertised: E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: E. Australia Standard Time

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