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Diesel Fitter
Townsville, QLD
  • Join an award winning tourism and transport company 
  • Full-time permanent position available immediately

SeaLink QLD is looking for a qualified Diesel Fitter to join our marine workshop as soon as possible. 


Are you a trade qualified Diesel Fitter?

Looking for a permanent position in Townsville?

We encourage you to apply!


SeaLink Queensland operates out of Townsville, North Queensland and is proudly Australian owned and operated. With 4 vessels and over 75 staff SeaLink QLD is a significant transport and tour operators in the region, operating daily 18 daily services to beautiful Magnetic Island and 5 services a week to Palm Island, an indigenous community 1.45 hours from Townsville. The tourism charter section of our business continues to grow and is performing strongly. We foster a can-do culture and encourage our staff to experience and enjoy our products and services via an employee travel benefit scheme. 


About You

  • Strong work ethics and 'Can Do' Attitude
  • Able to perform in a team environment and work under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills, able to effectively liaise with internal stakeholders and contractors
  • Good trouble shooting skills
  • Able to work flexible hours

These attributes will be complimented by experience and skills in the following areas:

  • Diesel Fitter qualifications
  • Marine field hand-on experience preferred
  • Solid mechanical background with Caterpillar engine experience preferred
  • Knowledge of health & safety obligations
  • Manual drivers licence


About the role


In this role you will be based in our on-shore workshop and carry out scheduled and breakdown maintenance on vessels and other company assets when and as directed by the Maintenance Manager. You will conduct regular inspections and maintenance on plant and machinery. Clear communication, physical fitness and the ability to follow instructions and safety guidelines is paramount in this role. Random drug and alcohol tests are carried out regularly. Ordinary working days are Monday to Friday full-time hours, however this role may require emergency maintenance to be performed outside of ordinary working hours and the role is required participate in a weekend duty phone roster. 


Looking for a tropical lifestyle and a great company to work for? We encourage you to apply!


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