Mechanical Technician - Gas Engines & Compression

Job Title: Mechanical Technician - Gas Engines & Compression
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Queensland, Australia
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-08-07
Reference: BH-109072-6
Contact Name: Sally Alexander
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 08, 2019 13:05

Job Description

NES Global Talent has partnered with international Oil and Gas majors to source the top talent available in the Australian and International market.  We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and our relationships with industry leaders.  This ensures the best possible fit for long-term success. 
Currently Queensland’s Oil and Gas industry is in an exciting growth phase with 2019 set to be an excellent time for skilled workers to join and re-join the sector. As such we are now seeking  experienced Mechanical Maintenance Technicians – Gas Engines & Compression to fulfil a contract position in the Queensland region.
To be successful in this role it is essential that candidates be experienced working in oil and gas industry, ideally a minimum of 2 years.  This will include experience in the provision of mechanical technician trades services for gas compressor station maintenance activities. This includes the ability to execute preventative and corrective maintenance tasks on gas engines, compressors and well head equipment safely and effectively.
The ideal Mechanical Maintenance Technicians will be able to demonstrate
  • Previous experience on reciprocating gas engines, gas compression or power generation equipment
  • Knowledge of quantifying and assessing risk and developing risk mitigation strategies
  • Level of computing skills Microsoft Office and CMMS systems (Maximo experience desirable)
  • Valid truck license
  • High risk tickets such as EWP, Fork lift, dogging desirable 
Along with this your professionalism and leadership qualities will enable effective communication with the team ensuring cohesion and commitment to organizational processes and safe work practices.  

In return for your commitment you will be offered excellent day rates on even-time rotation and contracts commencing for 12 months along with the opportunity to establish yourself with an international expert.
Should your skills and ability fulfil the above please ‘Apply Now’.
Please note that we are currently sourcing numerous positions including Wells & Gathering Technicians; Well-site Operators; Transmission Pipeline Operators; Gas Plant Operators.  Please forward your CV to and call us for a confidential discussion.