Mechanical Technician

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Clough Projects Pty Ltd
Geraldton, Australia

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Mechanical Technician

Job ID: 13294
Job Views: 17
Location: Dongara
Post Code: 6525
Category: Trades & Services
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted: 09/07/2024


Want to work on an iconic local project?

Clough is delivering the engineering, procurement and construction for the Waitsia Gas Project Stage 2 development, near Dongara, Western Australia. The Waitsia Stage 2 project includes a new 250 TJ/day gas processing plant with a 20-year life-cycle that will convey gas via the nearby Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline.

Rewarding opportunities exist for experienced Mechanical Technicians to join the project team working on a 20&8 roster (bus-in/bus-out from Perth, or DIDO from Dongara).


Who we are

We are a pioneering project delivery company. We deliver high performing assets for the energy, resources and infrastructure industries underpinned by a dedication to innovation, sustainability and getting the job done safely and efficiently.


Together with our parent company, Webuild, we are delivering some of Australia’s largest projects and have a record pipeline of upcoming opportunities.


Job Requirements:

Who you are

Your role will include:

Having specific knowledge in Commissioning Oil & Gas Plants, specifically in Rotating Equipment which includes but is not limited to:

  • Gas Compression experience
  • Reciprocating Compressors and Ancillary Equipment – installation, setup, shaft alignment, LO flushing
  • Centrifugal Compressors/Gas or Steam Turbine experience will be considered
  • Gas Treatment Plant/ Processing Equipment: Amine CO2 Removal & MEG Dewpoint Control
  • Pumps: API single & multistage
  • Air Compressors, Air Driers & Nitrogen Generation
  • Tanks and Pressure Vessels
  • Water Systems: Firewater, Produced Water, Reverse Osmosis, Chemical Dosing
  • Piping Systems: Process, Utilities and Pipelines
  • Condition Monitoring knowledge is a bonus


General tasks and required experience:

  • Documentation and recording of mechanical testing data such as vibration/temperature/sound data collection, red mark up of drawings, understanding of specifications and engineering/process changes (ECRs, MOCs).
  • Ensure that transport, tools, plant and equipment are maintained in proper working order and not abused.
  • Carry out other duties as and when required at the direction of supervisor or lead.
  • Interface closely with construction and vendor personnel ensuring that activities are undertaken in a safe manner.
  • Ensure testing is of a standard so as to avoid quality and safety breaches.
  • Assure commissioning ITR completion and tracking is maintained to a high level of quality and accuracy.
  • Actively eliminate and/or report workplace hazards.
  • Participate actively in safe-starts and toolboxes.
  • Understand and use JHAs, Walk the Line, work permitting and other job relevant procedures and standards.
  • Assist in development of JHAs

What you will bring to the team / Qualifications you will bring to the team:

  • Trade Certificate
  • Construction White/Blue Card
  • Apply First Aid
  • Current Australian “C” Class Driver’s Licence  (Desired)
  • Enter and Work in Confined Space (Desired)
  • Work Safely at Heights (Desired)


Clough's people enjoy

  • Opportunities for training and skills development
  • Opportunities for growth and career advancement
  • Access to MATES In Construction training and programs
  • Mental health and wellbeing programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Social Engagement Opportunities
  • A competitive remuneration package

How to Apply:

We're building a diverse workforce

At Clough, we are committed to building a workforce that reflects the communities in which we work and live, fostering an inclusive environment that accepts every person, embraces their strengths and differences, and provides opportunities for all to achieve their full potential.

We are a certified Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by WGEA, a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for All Women, a signatory of the Veterans’ Employment Commitment, a partner of Pride in Diversity as LGBTQIA+ allies, and an active member of CEOs for Gender Equity and Champions for Change Coalition.


Apply now to join us!


Once we receive your application, it will be reviewed for shortlisting. Should your application be shortlisted we will contact you.


Please note: Clough reserves the right to commence the shortlisting process for this role immediately and the right to remove the advertisement before the closing date. Agency submissions will not be considered for this position.

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
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