EOI Mechanical Fitters / Machinists


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About this job

  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Drilling, Completions & Geosciences
  • Location: Western Australia

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 84
  • Education level: Other
  • Closing date: Sunday, 27 February 2022

About this role: EOI Mechanical Fitters / Machinists

About this role: EOI Mechanical Fitters / Machinists

On behalf of our client, a High Profile Global Service Provider to the Oil & Gas industry, Brunel are seeking qualified Valve Technicians & Machinists (Mechanical Fitters) for various shutdowns in 2022 for both Offshore & Onshore work in Western Australia. Interested candidates must reside in Australia.

Valve Tech

  • Flange management - both manual and hydraulic (tensioning and torquing) - Hydratight Training
  • Valve knowledge – installation and maintaining understanding of correct orientation and use
  • PSV (Pressure safety valves) – understanding of testing and overhauling of Pilot , Conventional and Bellows type
  • Experienced and compliant with process safety on-site
  • Previous experience working in a Shutdown environment
  • Understanding of Permit to Work systems and implementation
  • Familiar with P&ID (Piping and instrumentation Drawing) and Isometric Drawings


  • Familiar with the use of in-situ flange facing machines (Mirage, Silk, Climax)
  • Flange management both manual and hydraulic (tensioning and torqueing)
  • Familiar with machining RTJ flanges Hub flanges (Grayloc , Destec) and Raised faces, compact flanges a benefit
  • Familiar with process safety onsite
  • Familiar with working in a shutdown environment
  • Understanding of permit to work systems and implementation
  • Familiar with site specific safety when using rotating equipment



  • Possess full Australian working rights
  • National Police Clearance
  • BOSIET (preferred)
  • OGUK medical (preferred)
  • Relevant Mechanical Fitter Trade Qualification – previous experience as a Valve Technician or Machinist
  • Previous experience working onshore and / or offshore in Oil & Gas

FIFO (fly-in fly-out) and local workers on WA mining and resource sites, people who work in remote operations, or run critical infrastructure, including remote train and port control, must receive their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine by 12:01am 1 December 2021, and be fully vaccinated by 1 January 2022. This is mandated by the State Gov’t of Western Australia.



  • Various shutdown dates in 2022
  • Both onshore & offshore work available
  • Location: Western Australia
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • 12-hour days

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning 40 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

Connecting Specialists to Pioneering Projects

How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Grace Cheng via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Grace Cheng
Brunel Energy Australia Perth
+61 8 9429 5659

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