Fitter Machinist

Fitter Machinist Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Fitter Machinist to join our team.


  • Alignment to Motors (Laser) and Generators (Airgap & shaft, incl. 16 pt. checks);
  • Troubleshooting dragline rotating equipment (Vibration, temperature, alignment, etc.);
  • Work to direction and under limited supervision;
  • Control Hold Points and Product Release;
  • Conducting Mechanical Performance reviews (AC and DC Rotating Equipment);
  • Mechanical Performance reviews (Rotating Equipment);
  • Performing breakdown and troubleshooting services;
  • Create, Register, Control and Complete records suitable for each project;
  • Quality documentation suitable for each project;
  • Isolate and quarantine non-conforming product, machines and equipment;
  • Commutator Machining in-situ. (Incl. undercutting and beveling of comm. Segments);
  • Maintaining strong relationships with Mining Customers;
  • Commissioning and Installation of dragline rotating equipment (including Thrust Bearings, Pedestal bearings and associated components);
  • Adhere to Quality Policy.


  • Heavy manual machining experience on lathes, horizontal/ vertical borers;
  • Large megawatt generator repair/ rewind experience;
  • Engineering trade qualification (Fitter & Machinist);
  • Knowledge and experience of process and procedure and repairs of mechanical plant;
  • Detailed experience on high speed rotating equipment overhaul i.e. turbines, pumps, compressors, fans etc.