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Field Service Plant Mechanic: Tom Price FIFO 2/1

WesTrac

Port Hedland, Western Australia, Australia

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Job Posted: 29/05/2018

Job Category:

Trades & Services / Mechanic

Job description:

Introduction to Westrac:

WesTrac is an equipment solutions company and one of the world's leading Caterpillar Dealerships. Operating in NSW, ACT and WA, we supply equipment solutions to thousands of customers across the mining, construction, transport, forestry, agriculture and power generation sectors. At WesTrac our primary focus is our people. We know that our success is the result of more than 3,000 talented people working together to achieve amazing outcomes. Now, as we look to the future and our goal of becoming the first choice in equipment solutions, we're more focused than ever on harnessing the best talent for our business.

Job Details:

  • x4 positions available
  • Reporting to Branch Supervisor
  • 14 day shifts on, 7 days off, fly in fly out from Perth
  • Tom Price: 10.5 hours per shift inclusive of a 30 minute unpaid meal break

Job Duties:

  • Carry out repairs, maintenance and servicing on a range of Caterpillar and Expanded Mining Product Equipment
  • Identifying and recommending preventative maintenance on equipment
  • Completion of in field diagnosis and repairs
  • Completing warranty repair work and reports
  • Manage work orders including ordering parts as required
  • Carrying out Caterpillar product improvement plans and product support program
  • Maintaining safe work practices and a safe work environment

Essential Criteria:

  • Heavy Duty Plant Mechanical Trade Certificate with a minimum of 4 years post trade experience
  • Minimum 12 months previous Field Service experience including diagnostic, fault finding and working unsupervised/independently
  • Previous experience liaising with customers
  • Previous mechanical experience working on Caterpillar products
  • Unrestricted LR Class Drivers Licence as a minimum

Desirable Criteria:

  • Current Forklift Licence
  • Working at Heights, Confined Spaces, DTEC (Gravel Roads Training)
  • Elevated Work Platform
  • Basic Rigging
  • Familiarity with service literature
  • Drill & Excavator experience

Company Benefits:

WesTrac offers competitive remuneration packages and many other benefits which include:

  • Salary sacrificing options i.e. airline membership, motor vehicle etc.
  • Discounted CAT products
  • Wellness Program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Further education assistance
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Discounted health insurance

NB: WesTrac reserves the right to commence the recruitment process prior to the job closing date

Advertised: W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: W. Australia Standard Time

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