We are always looking for passionate people who can help us deliver the Mainetec difference to our valued clients across a variety of industries.

If you are interested in joining our industry leading team we would love to hear from you, please get in touch with us and send through your resume.


Workshop Boilermakers – Mackay Based – $40/hour casual plus penalties

Are you an experienced boilermaker looking for stability and security?  Mainetec is entering an exciting growth phase including structural, fabrication and manufacturing type work – and we need more great employees to join our team.

If you have the following skill set, we are keen to talk to you.

  • A trade qualification in boilermaking
  • Post trade experience in heavy fabrication and heavy repair
  • Experience in FCAW
  • A keen eye for detail, a strong commitment to quality and pride in your work
  • An active and responsible approach to safety
  • Be able to pass a 4G weld test to AS2980 standard, UT and visual
  • Be able to pass a medical which includes drug and alcohol testing

Working at heights, forklift, overhead gantry and dogging tickets whilst not essential, will be highly regarded

What do we offer in return?

  • $40/hour base casual rate plus penalties and shift loading; penalties are paid on the base rate, not a lower rate
  • Constant town-based work with plenty of overtime – minimum 48 hours per week, every week
  • Monthly all staff barbeque toolbox talks
  • Monthly safety and service awards
  • Free uniform allocation after completion of probation period
  • Option to bank overtime as annual leave hours
  • Variety of different work
  • Opportunities for personal development for all employees

Please note this is NOT FIFO

Interested?  Forward your resume to Anne Anderson at


Expressions of Interest – Apprentice Boilermakers – Mackay Based

Are you interested in joining a company involved in ground breaking innovation, research and development that is changing the way industry does business?

Mainetec, home of the Hulk® Bucket range, is seeking expressions of interest from enthusiastic and skilled candidates for boilermaker apprenticeships based in our Mackay workshop.

Mainetec is a heavy engineering and fabrication company dedicated to the development of new and innovative products and outstanding customer service.  We specialise in engineering, fabrication and supply of a wide range of parts and equipment, from our state-of -the-art manufacturing base in Mackay.

We are looking for candidates who can demonstrate the following attributes:

  • A strong interest in fabrication/boilermaking
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Enthusiasm to learn and improve
  • Ability to listen to and follow instructions
  • Hard working team players
  • An alignment with our core values of Safety, Quality, Equality, Honesty and Respect

What we will offer you:

  • Permanent full-time work
  • Above award wages
  • A well supported, structured learning program
  • The opportunity to learn from the best of the best

If you have completed your schooling or are about to and are looking for your next move or are an adult keen to take on a new challenge, we would love to hear from you.

Applications, including your resume and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the position, should be sent to Anne Anderson at


Your project could be next – contact us today to see what we can do for you.
Please feel free to contact us at any time.


21 Gateway Drive
Paget QLD 4740


07 4955 7888