Fitter, Welder & Fabricator

Dates: 6/7/2024 – 21/7/2024
Location: Lautoka Hospital
Work Type: Full time


Aspen Medical is seeking qualified and experienced candidates for the position of Fitter, Welder & Fabricator. The Fitter, Welder, & Fabricator is responsible for the assembly, installation, maintenance, welding, and fabrication of various mechanical systems and components. This position requires a high level of technical skill, attention to detail, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team to meet project specifications and deadlines.

The roles and responsibilities of this position include:

  • Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, and schematics to understand specifications.
  • Assemble and fit mechanical parts and systems using hand tools, power tools, and welding equipment.
  • Install machinery and mechanical equipment according to layout plans and manufacturer’s instructions.
  • Conduct regular maintenance and repairs on mechanical systems.
  • Perform quality checks to ensure systems are functioning correctly and meet safety standards.
  • Identify and resolve mechanical issues efficiently.
  • Select and apply appropriate welding techniques (MIG, TIG, stick welding) based on project requirements.
  • Operate welding equipment safely and effectively.
  • Weld components in various positions, including flat, vertical, and overhead.
  • Inspect welded surfaces and structures to identify and fix flaws or defects.
  • Perform routine maintenance on welding equipment and tools.
  • Measure, cut, and shape materials using hand tools, power tools, and machinery.
  • Shape and bend materials using presses, brakes, and rollers.
  • Assemble fabricated parts to create finished products or structures.
  • Perform quality checks to ensure accuracy and compliance with specifications.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve any fabrication issues.
  • Collaborate with other team members and departments to complete projects on time.
  • Maintain accurate records of work performed and materials used.
  • Participate in the development of a safe and healthy workplace and comply with instructions given in adhering to safe work procedures.
  • Take reasonable care to ensure own safety and health and that of others and to abide by our duty of care provided for in the OHS policy.
  • Any other reasonable duties delegated by management.


Experience and Qualifications Required

  • Trade certificate in heavy plant, machinery maintenance (or equivalent),
  • Proven experience as a fitter, welder, or fabricator in a similar role
  • Strong knowledge of mechanical systems, welding techniques, and fabrication processes.
  • Well versed and knowledgeable in maintenance and repairs of boilers, washing machines, dryers and roller ironers, steam line, suction pumps, incinerators, autoclaves, diesel generators / engines, sterilizers, wheelchairs and beds and general welding works
  • Experience in mechanical plant operations
  • To understand and deliver good customer service
  • Knowledge of Occupational Health & Safety Requirements
  • Ability to detect, analyze and solve mechanical and electrical faults and breakdown
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Ability to work under pressure with minimum supervision
  • Service oriented approach, with a commitment to supporting the operational / corporate environment of the organization

Contact Information

Culture: Aspen Medical offers exceptional career opportunities, exposure to exciting and cutting-edge projects and an opportunity to work with people who are genuinely passionate about what they do.

Our Benefits:

  • Professional development opportunities (we will contribute towards training courses of interest that will assist you in developing in your role)
  • Paid Family Care leave
  • On site ongoing wellness programs
  • Flexible working options as applicable
  • Opportunities to work and learn with/from the Aspen Global Team of experts

For any queries on the position, please contact us via email [email protected]

We value diversity and inclusivity in the workplace and actively encourage applications from qualified candidates from diverse cultural backgrounds or those with disabilities

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