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Heavy Diesel Fitter

Job description

  • Permanent Position

  • Attractive Rates

  • Flexible Start Date

About WorkPac
WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Register or apply with us for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.

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)

Key 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 time keeper and self-starter

The knowledge, skills and abilities we're looking for

  • 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

Why Engage WorkPac?
Looking after our employees is important to us. Our WorkPlus Employee Benefits program offers benefits across health, private insurance, financial services, travel and more.
We have a team of dedicated recruiters, most of which have in field knowledge of the industry, who make continuous contact to ensure you are happy with not only WorkPac's service but our clients. We are committed to ensuring you are happy and safe, you are our most valuable asset!
WorkPac have over 45 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia with us. As WorkPac has such a large footprint, we know our local areas and are always helping our local community.

How to Apply
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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: 2020-11-22
Reference: 764J202069796