Mechanical Fitter

Nolan Meats Processing Facility in Gympie

Nolan Meats Pty Ltd is a family-owned meat processing business in Gympie, Queensland.  

We are seeking applications from keen, motivated individuals to work as a Metal Machinist/Fitter within our Engineering Team. Specifically, we are looking for a mechanically minded individual who is able to utilise fitting skills in a fast-paced food production environment. 

The ideal applicant for this role would: 

  • Relevant fitting or mechanist qualification
  • Possess good English and Mathematics skills and knowledge
  • Good listening skills
  • Be an enthusiastic, energetic self-starter
  • Be willing and capable of accepting responsibility 
  • Have a “hands on” attitude with excellent communication skills

Your tasks:

  • Read and analyse technical drawings and specifications to optimise machine performance
  • Monitor automated machines to detect faults and perform maintenance/troubleshoot accordingly 
  • Perform preventative and ongoing maintenance of machines and power equipment
  • Fitting and assembly of parts
  • Installation of new machines and equipment including hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Perform routine checks of machines for reliability to increase uptime
  • Develop mechanisms to ensure machines are operating within the required tolerance 
  • Setting of controls and developing patterns/codes for machine operation
  • Assist in developing processes/operations to enhance productivity 

Prior to commencement, all new Team Members are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Starting rate of pay is equal to $70, 000 / year

Please come to site and meet with us, bring your résumé and complete an employment application form. No appointment necessary.

The People Team

The Monitoring Station (open 6am – 5pm)

Nolan Meats Pty Ltd,

171 East Deep Creek,



Interested applicants, please email your résumé and cover letter to:

Nolan Meats Pty Ltd is an equal opportunity employer.

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Nolan Meats Pty Ltd is an equal opportunity employer.