Hitachi Construction Machinery

Workshop Fitter - Muswellbrook Reman

Hitachi Construction Machinery

Newcastle & Hunter Valley, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 11/02/2019

Job Category:

Trades & Services / Mechanical Fitter

Job description:


  • 2 weeks - day shift and 1 week - Afternoon shift
  • Well-equipped facilities
  • Great Team Environment

Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) ( is a global brand providing a variety of machinery for the construction and mining industries.

Our Reman Facility in Muswellbrook is seeking a qualified trades person to join our team in the position of Workshop Fitter. This role would be doing a rotating shift. 2 weeks day shift and 1 week day shift.

The overall purpose of this position includes the diagnosis, overhaul and testing of components in a professional, timely manner.

 As a key member, you will be responsible for:

  • Overhauling all minor and major hydraulic and mechanical components from our Hitachi construction and mining equipment range
  • Ensuring all work carried out is performed in a safe manner
  • Undertaking basic diagnostic work
  • Conduct basic failure analysis and identify specific modes of failure
  • Completion and submission of all relevant paperwork and reports
  • Liaising with technical support staff
  • Providing timely customer service

To be successful in this role:

  • You will have a relevant trade qualification
  • Preferable have a fitting & turning background
  • Have previous experience with the o/haul, repair and remanufacture of mechanical and hydraulic components
  • A safety focus with a good understanding of OHS principles
  • Good communication skills and a dedication to providing quality work
  • The ability to work as part of a quality focused team.

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