Diesel Mechanic/ Fitter – Adelaide / Full Time

An exciting new opportunity to join our Adelaide Team as a Diesel Mechanic/Fitter

About National Pump & Energy

About Us:

National Pump & Energy are proud to be leaders in the provision of pump, power and compressed air equipment and services. As an industry leader, our reputation has been built on products and services delivered by people who are passionate about quality, reliability and attentiveness. We provide the benefits you would expect from a national company, but what makes us different?

Challenging Work – Being leaders in our industry, we offer diverse and challenging work.

Our Culture – We offer the career opportunities of a large company with the tight knit family feel of a smaller team.

Loyalty – We want to see you reach your potential and we would like to help you get there!


About the role:

We are seeking an experienced Diesel Mechanic/Mechanical Fitter who is eager to work for a leader in the provision of pump, power and compressed air equipment and services. The is a full-time position based out of our branch located in Para Hills West, with occasional travel to site. You will perform assembly, testing, repairs and maintenance to plant and equipment which includes mine site dewatering.

Position Description

Key Accountabilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Undertaking maintenance & repair of equipment
  • Carry out engine diagnosis, diesel & mechanical repairs and servicing;
  • Ensuring delivery schedules are met in a timely manner
  • Performing engine diagnosis, mechanical repairs and servicing
  • Inspections and assessments of returned fleet for damage, ensuring the assessment includes scope of repairs and parts
  • Accurate recording of servicing information and other documentation relevant to the role
  • Connection and testing of pumping equipment
  • Undertake ad-hoc servicing, installs and repairs in the field as required
  • Attending site to perform work according to operational requirements
  • Deliver excellent customer service and champion the NPE brand.

Skills/ Selection Criteria (qualifications & experience)


  • Relevant Trade Certificate – Mechanical or Mechanical Fitting
  • Experience in diesel mechanical maintenance and repairs
  • Experience in electric pump repairs, pump & system installations, diagnostics, duty testing, well point installation
  • Experience aligning pump ends to drive systems
  • Assessing and scoping required repairs & parts
  • Ability to read, interpret and record pressure gauge readings (with micrometers, feeler gauges, dial test indicators)
  • Ability to read manuals and schematics, document repair notes and interpret parts information
  • Able to work unsupervised with limited direction
  • Current C-class driver’s license
  • Forklift ticket (or willing to obtain)


  • Experience in the Rental, Mining, Construction or Heavy industries

Further information


We believe in providing a great employee experience. Therefore, we invest in perks, benefits, and experiences to make the employee journey the best it can be. You will be offered the following benefits and more:

  • Be part of a growing national company
  • Generous yearly staff events
  • Total support in the role
  • Complimentary Employee Assistance Program for staff and their family
  • Generous discounts available on our online employee portal

If you are ready to join a champion team with supportive Management, submit your application and tell us how you meet the above criteria and will be the perfect fit for team NPE. Short-listing will commence immediately so get in quick to avoid disappointment.

Candidates must live in and have the right to work in Australia to be considered for the role. No agencies please.  For further information on the role, please contact Ryan Schoenberger – HR Administrator on 07 5438 4313. Applications close:  21 January 2022


As an inherited defence against COVID-19 it is a prerequisite that all candidates are fully vaccinated to be considered for this position.

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Please apply via SEEK with your Resume/CV and cover letter, (applications close - 21/01/2022 No agencies please)

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