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Plant Mechanic; 2/1

WesTrac

Port Hedland, Western Australia, Australia

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Job Posted: 03/01/2019

Job Category:

Trades & Services / Mechanic

Job description:

WesTrac has set the benchmark in equipment solutions, providing customers across Western Australia, New South Wales and Australian Capital Territory with award winning support across the mining, construction and transport industries. WesTrac’s vision is to be the Customers First Choice in Equipment Management Solutions. To achieve this, we put safety first and have the right people in the right roles

About the role

WesTrac is looking at another incredibly busy 2019 as we continue to be the premiere supplier and maintainer of world class earthmoving equipment within WA. We have projects that will require experienced Plant Mechanics working a 2/1 roster (7 days on, 7 nights on, 7 days off) for the below valued customers;

  • FMG
  • Thiess
  • BHP
  • Mineral Resources

Be part of a busy and diverse team whilst gaining and developing your experience and knowledge on CAT machinery and systems. These permanent roles will see you working autonomously as well as part of a team providing ongoing customer support on our traditional Caterpillar mining fleet.

About you

The role will require you to have;

  • Australian Recognised Heavy Duty Mechanical Trade Qualification
  • Previous experience with mining equipment essential
  • Caterpillar product knowledge and maintenance experience
  • Previous use of safety and risk assessment tools, such as Job Safety Analysis and Take 5's
  • Ability to work successfully within a team, autonomously and unsupervised
  • Current C Class Licence

It is desirable for you to have;

  • Current Forklift Licence
  • Elevated Work Platform
  • Dogging & Basic Rigging
  • Working at Heights, Confined Spaces

What we can offer you:

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

  • Salary sacrificing options i.e. airline membership, motor vehicle etc.
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Income Protection Insurance
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Discounted CAT products
  • Wellness Program
  • Partner Discount network
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Further education assistance
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Discounted health insurance

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.

NB: WesTrac recognise the value of and strongly support the principles of equal employment opportunities in the workplace. We reserve the right to withdraw this ad prior to the closing date.

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

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