Industrial Plumber

​Who we are looking for?

This is a full time role and fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to enhance their skills and knowledge working on various types of pumps and pumping equipment within the Mackay and Bowen Basin Region.

The successful candidate can expect to work on a wide range of pumps and pumping equipment, water treatment, pivots and turbines from various industries including mining, agricultural and industrial. 

About Dowdens Group

Dowdens Pumping and Water Treatment have been supplying, installing, servicing and maintaining pumping, pool and water treatment equipment for over 45 years. As a locally owned and operated business, we have the capabilities and expertise to provide our customers with purpose engineered solutions and results.

We pride ourselves on our company values, culture and promote a lifestyle balance that supports you to manage your career and ambitions on one hand; and your health, happiness, leisure and family on the other.

​We promote

  • Work with a professional team on a diverse range of pumps and pumping equipment
  • Job security with a local respected family owned and operated business for over 45 years
  • Annual staff and family events
  • Staff discounts across the Dowdens Group
  • Lifestyle program
  • Corporate Health Insurance discounts
At Dowdens, we promote a lifestyle balance that supports you to manage your career and ambitions on one hand; and your health, happiness, leisure and family on the other.

About our local region..

Location: Dowdens Pumping & Water Treatment - MACKAY

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Candidates will require the ability to:

  • Conduct installations, trouble shooting, carry out repairs and maintenance
  • Troubleshoot and problem solve issues relating to a wide range of pumps and pumping equipment
  • Operate manual lathe and milling machinery
  • Complete service reports
  • Have initiative, work independently and within a team
  • Communicate effectively and have strong attention to detail
  • Adhere to strict safety standards, follow corporate work procedures and policies

To be eligible for this position, candidates must:

  • Be a qualified Trades Person
  • Hold a current manual Driver’s Licence (MR Licence an advantage)
  • Be willing to undertake a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol
  • Be legally permitted to work in Australia
  • Supply own hand tools

The following experience / qualifications will be an advantage:

  • Forklift / Dogger / Rigger licence
  • Coal Board Medical
  • Standard 11 Generics
  • Mine Site Inductions
  • Confined Space
  • Working at Heights
  • Supervisor S123 and G2 competencies
  • Poly Welding competencies

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Interested to find out more about the Dowdens Group. You can visit our ABOUT page where you can find out more information including our capability statement.