Titan Technician Enterprise

Defence Force Up-skill Program

Ready to swap the tanks for dozers? 

Have you worked as a Heavy Vehicle Mechanic for the defence force and are looking for a new career in the civil work place?

The Australian Defence Force (ADF) invests heavily in training its service men and women. This means that when they leave the ADF, veterans have a broad range of skills and experience. Our business recognises the value and unique experience of our veterans and encourages employment opportunities for those who have served our country.

Titan Group recognise the skills and experience those who have lead a career in the Defence Sector and are focused on providing a pathway for them to enter the mining industry with our Trade Upgrade Program. 


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Titan Group are a proud supporter of Veterans’ Employment and will:
  • Recognise the skills and value that veterans can bring to our business
  • Support the employment of veterans, ensuring that veterans have equal opportunities in gaining employment with our business
  • Aim to provide career opportunities in our business to veterans
  • Actively seek to understand how veterans’ skills and experience can translate into civilian skills and contribute to our business
  • Provide suitable training, mentoring and coaching to veterans to assist their integration into our business
  • Ensure our HR policies equitably support the recruitment and retention of all employees, including veterans.

Frequently Ask Questions.

Considering a Up-skill Position with Titan Technicians? We answer your questions below.

Successful applicants will have:

  • Min 3 years post trade experience working as a Heavy or Plant Mechanic or working on Heavy Machinery & Equipment.
  • You will hold a Certificate of Proficiency in a Mechanic Trade
  • Ability to provide evidence of your post-trade experience for RPL Components.
  • Ability to complete the required theory-based learning to complete your Trade Upgrade through our Registered Training Organisation.


You will hold a Cert III in Mobile Plant Technology and just require mine-site experience.

  • A career-minded attitude and willingness to learn.

If you fit the eligible criteria send us your resume via our Careers Page. We’ll assess your application and contact you if we’d like to invite you for an interview.

You will be employed by Titan Technicians and start working immediately as an Upskill Plant Mechanic supported by our Team at a leading mine site in the Hunter Valley.

You will be enrolled in the "Plant Pathways" Trade Upskill Program with our Registered Training Organisation and work with them to provide Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and complete any hassle-free Gap Training (only required IF identified through the RPL Process).

We will do a pre-assessment of your current skills and experience to identify any Gap Training that may be required, this will determine the approximate time it will take to complete the Trade Upskill Program, this can vary from 4 weeks to 12 months depending on the outcome of this assessment. You will have an employment contract that secures your employment with Titan for up to 2 years giving you not only support but job security. The details of this will be discussed at your interview.

If you are accepted into our trade upskill program, all costs will be paid by Titan Group saving you thousands of dollars, you will also be fully employed by Titan Technicians giving you financial peace of mind. Other providers charge employees up to $3000 to complete the upskill, choosing to apply through Titan saves you of this costly outlay.

Once you have completed your Trade Upskill you will receive your Certificate of Proficiency in Mobile Plant Technology. You will then meet with our team and discuss your new employment opportunities (if applicable),  all our completed Trade Upskill applicants have continued full employment with our Titan Technicians Team, continuing on with successful careers as Plant Mechanics across various Hunter Valley Mine Sites with further benefits such as crew positions, permanent contracts, and vehicles.


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