Light Vehicle Mechanic

Opportunities for development and advancement, Attractive lifestyle and package, Exposure to diverse plant and equipment.

Kimberley Regional Service Providers (KRSP) provides a range of quality services including maintenance, repair and capital works that improve the quality of life for Indigenous people living in the Kimberley Region of Western Australia.

With a presence in Broome and regional Kimberley locations including Fitzroy Crossing and Kununurra, KRSP have a reputation for technical innovation, reliability, quality of workmanship and professional services.

ABOUT THE POSITION

This position is an excellent opportunity to join a dedicated team and utilise your diverse skills working on a variety of equipment.

Reporting to the Mechanical Supervisor, the Light Vehicle Mechanic is an integral part of KRSPs operational team who contributes to our success by ensuring the reliable availability of KRSPs light vehicle fleet.

Key responsibilities of the role

  • Complete scheduled servicing of light vehicle fleet
  • Undertake preventative maintenance activities
  • Participate in fault finding and failure diagnosis as required
  • Attend to emergency breakdown repairs
  • Recommend initiatives to enhance efficiency and plant reliability
  • Complete necessary electronic and manual documentation

ABOUT YOU

We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated light vehicle mechanic who has a proven track record in a similar position.  You will have thorough knowledge of light vehicle and possess advanced fault finding and diagnostic ability.   Experience with plant and equipment, earthmoving equipment and trucks would be beneficial but is not essential.

You must be trade qualified and hold a current HR class drivers licence.  Your ability to demonstrate a high work ethic and safe work practices together with your positive mindset in dealing with work and people will be highly regarded. You will work in a team setting and may be required to provide periodic support to an apprentice.

LOCATION

This is a permanent, residential role based at our Broome workshop.  Local Kimberley residents are encouraged to apply as are candidates who would consider relocating to the Broome region.

Broome is a beach resort town in the Kimberley region. Built on the pearling trade, today Broome is a popular holiday destination and gateway to the spectacular sights of the Kimberley region.  With a tropical climate and pristine beaches, the town is well equipped to offer an attractive lifestyle to individuals and families.

BENEFITS

This is a permanent full-time position.  A competitive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

KRSP is a secure company who have provided essential and municipal services to Aboriginal Communities for over 20 years including the delivery of significant capital works projects throughout Western Australia.  Opportunities exist for career development and advancement.

Join a company where your contribution is appreciated and benefits the wider community.

KRSP is committed to diversity and equal opportunity.  Our culture incorporates and respects the Aboriginal heritage of the Kimberley. Aboriginal candidates are encouraged to apply for this position.

HOW TO APPLY

When submitting an application please include a cover letter and current resume. All applications will be handled in strict confidence.

You must have the right to work and live in Australia to be considered for this position.

APPLICATION CLOSE 14 SEPTEMBER 2020

Please note: Interviews may commence prior to the advertised close date.

Candidates will be considered via direct application only.

Recruitment Consultancies are respectfully requested not to submit applications for this role.

07/09/2020 $0 Broome & Kimberley 1 Trades & Services
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