Hydraulic Fitter

Hydraulic Fitter

About the business

Jakes Hydraulics and General Engineering was established in July of 2016 and is set on supplying the Bathurst region with quality and reliable Hydraulic and Engineering needs.

The company maintains high standards of fairness and equity in its employee and customer relations, we are generous with wages, conditions and opportunities and expect our staff to show dedication, enthusiasm and initiative in growing and developing the business in return.

About the role

This role will suit an individual who enjoys workplace variety, including workshop and on-site work. Combining their trade skills and customer service experience with testing, repairing, building and installation of pumps, motors, valves, hydraulic cylinders, hydraulic hose repairs and maintenance on new and used equipment and machinery. 

Trade certifications essential as a fitter and turner, diesel fitter, mechanic or hydraulics fitter. Trade qualified with a high level of hydraulic technical experience.

You will have the following skills:

  • Previous experience in hydraulic pump overhaul, reconditioning, performance testing, hydraulic cylinders, filtration and hose and fitting assemblies an advantage
  • Ability to read engineering drawings, circuits and schematics
  • Experience with MIG/TIG and stick welding is essential. 
  • Hydraulic system component repair, including diagnostic and fault- finding experience on hydraulic systems, pumps, motors, valves, etc.
  • Manufacturing & testing of hose & fitting assemblies
  • Current drivers licence is essential and MR and above would be an advantage.

Recent experience in the above areas with a strong mechanical aptitude, a willingness to learn new skills and be successful in your job will identify you from the rest. Being able to adapt to the unexpected on a daily basis is a requirement of this position. Availability to work overtime including weekends is essential.

We are looking for someone who would like to work with a dynamic team in a growth business sector with above average wages and conditions. You will have good problem solving and diagnostic ability, sound communication skills and a willingness to provide great customer service.

Applications close on 31st July, 2020.


21/07/2020 $0 Blue Mountains & Central West 1 Trades & Services
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