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Heavy Diesel Fitter

Job description

* Permanent Position
* Flexible Start Date
* Attractive Rates

About the Role
An exciting career opportunity is now available for a Field Service Technician (HD Fitter/Mechanic) to join our large mining client in a permanent role. Reporting to the Branch Service Manager (or Branch Manager), you would be responsible for carrying out maintenance, servicing and repairs on mobile plant equipment and ensuring excellent customer service is provided.

The role is responsible for machine diagnostics as well as the testing and adjusting of machine operation and monitoring systems. Additionally, you would be coordinating site-based equipment maintenance projects, in particular, coordinating job requirements, following work scope and critical path. The role also involves generating technical reports such as service reports, TSI & warranty claim processes. Candidates will not have any set roster which means there is the attraction of making good money due to overtime paid (can be over $170 000 + superannuation)

Duties & Responsibilities
* Skilful and effective machine diagnostics and repairs in the Workshop and Pilbara region
* Demonstrate an appropriate level of technical understanding of the design and function of current equipment systems and processes
* Ability to assist with coordination of major site-based equipment maintenance projects
* Good timekeeper and self-starter

Skills & Experience
* Relevant Trade Certificate - Mobile Plant Mechanic (HD Diesel Fitter Earthmoving/Heavy Transport)
* Current MR classification drivers licence (minimum requirements)
* Excellent knowledge and understanding of the design & function of Komatsu mining equipment
* Extensive experience with Komatsu equipment; such as WA900-1200 loaders & 730E-930E trucks
* Field service / Mine site breakdown/diagnostics experience is essential
* A demonstrated commitment to safety with the ability to work unsupervised and in remote areas
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills and good understanding of computer systems
* Air-con and Auto Electrical experience, qualifications and diagnostic skills will be highly regarded
* Right to Work in Australia
* Hold a current Driver's Licence
* Current resume with 2x work related referees

Culture & Benefits
* Opportunity to work with a reputable company
* Ongoing work
* Weekly wages

About WorkPac
WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

Apply Now!
Click onto the apply button or for more information contact:
Tayla Jeffries - Recruitment Coordinator
WorkPac - 07 4763 9705 or
Reference Number: 764J202069798

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly & with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer & we encourage applications from women & Indigenous people.

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Job title: Heavy Diesel Fitter
Contract type: Full Time
Location: Regional WA
Industry: Fitting and Welding Trades and Services
Job expiry: 2020-11-24
Reference: 764J202069798