Fitter Mechanic

Location:Paget
Job Type:Full Time

Mechanic - Moranbah Branch

Join the Coates team in Moranbah!

Not only will you get to work with a great team where no two days are the same…we pay over the award in this field and can offer great work/life balance with your hours of work. An additional hourly location allowance and other benefits, such as housing assistance are on offer, making our rates the best in the hire industry!

Our Branch Mechanics are responsible for the safe, effective and efficient maintenance, service, overhaul and repair of our extensive range of hire equipment and machinery.


Some of the responsibilities you will own as our Branch Mechanic


  • Efficiently and safely service and maintain the diverse range of hire equipment at the branch following accepted trade practices standards and according to the Silver Service Maintenance program.
  • Undertake fault finding and diagnostics across a variety of equipment.
  • Keep customers notified and up-to-date in relation to their equipment service requirements.
  • Effectively liaise and interact with customers in handing over equipment and showing how to operate it; obtain feedback from customers when equipment is returned; ensure high standards of customer service and interaction.
  • Assist with other counter, workshop and yard duties such as customer service, telephone answering, yard duties, loading or unloading vehicles, safe movement and storage of equipment.


What you can bring to the team!


  • Mechanical experience in petrol and diesel
  • Trade Qualified mechanical fitter
  • Safety awareness; safety skills

  • Good verbal communication skills

  • Current drivers licence is essential

Why join Coates Hire?


We are Australia’s largest equipment hire company and for the last 130 years we have played an integral part in servicing Australia's Engineering, Building and Construction, Maintenance, Mining, Manufacturing and Government.
We understand that our people are fundamental to our success and strive to provide them with opportunities to grow and develop their careers.


  • Quality training, continuous development and career growth opportunities.
  • Solid national support structure.