Leading Hand HD Fitter

About us:

Worx Equipment Pty Ltd supplies rental of earth moving equipment and specialised maintenance services throughout Western Australia. We provide our clients with reliable equipment and high-quality maintenance professionals. We pride ourselves on the provision of high quality, reliable workmanship, completed efficiently with a focus on safety, which combine to create long term value for our clients.

About the Role:

Worx Equipment are currently operating plant and maintenance projects across multiple clients and sites within the Mining and Civil Construction sectors. In addition, we have a fully operational workshop that conducts repairs on client's equipment and on/off hire repairs on our equipment. We have a position for a Leading Hand HD Fitter to support our workshop in the planning, management, and execution of this work. We anticipate the role to be 70% hands on and 30% administrative function. 

We are seeking a highly skilled self-starter with excellent organisation and communication skills to work as a part of our team.

To be successful in this role, you will possess:

  • CAT, Hitachi and Komatsu experience preferred;
  • Trade Qualified as Heavy-Duty Diesel Mechanic and/or Auto Electrician;
  • Strong attention to detail and quality workmanship;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to work safely;
  • Experience working in a leadership role;
  • Diagnostic fault finding on mechanical, hydraulic, electrical and air systems;
  • Good time management and work prioritisation skills;
  • Ability to work in a team;
  • High level of computer literacy;
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment medical.

Responsibilities of the role:

  • Organising, resourcing and providing technical advice, leadership and direction to workshop team;
  • Execution of scheduled repairs including component change outs and preventative maintenance. 
  • Perform inspections to assess and scope defects accurately and promptly;
  • Complete tasks efficiently, use initiative and seek opportunities to improve practices and reduce costs for our us and our clients;
  • Managing maintenance and rebuild practices as well as the condition of the workplace to company and industry standards;
  • Work and communicate effectively with other team members to prioritise tasks and achieve deadlines.
  • Effectively manage onsite contractors and the timely execution of their work.
  • Coordinate and manage offsite repairs with third party service vendors.
  • Experience with plant hire on and off process is desirable.

What's in it for you:

  • Full time or casual
  • Super on all hours worked
  • Perth based, Mon-Fri dayshift only working from 40-60 hours per week
  • Training and up-skilling
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Salary sacrifice

Worx Equipment is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourage female and indigenous candidates to apply

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted

27/07/2020 $0 Perth 1 Mining, Resources & Energy
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