Plant Mechanic; 8/6


Port Hedland, Western Australia, Australia

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Job Posted: 03/01/2019

Job Category:

Trades & Services / Mechanic

Job description:

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 8/6 roster (day shift only) for the below valued customers;

  • FMG
  • Thiess
  • BHP

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 and drill fleet. In addition to this, opportunity exists for candidates to advance into product support roles and warranty support roles as required

If you are an experienced plant mechanic with experience on Caterpillar Mining Equipment and drills, we would like to hear from you!

Essential Criteria:

  • Australian Recognised Heavy Duty Mechanical Trade Qualification
  • Previous experience with mining equipment essential
  • Previous experience with drill fleet
  • 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

Desirable Criteria:

  • Experience with warranty support highly regarded
  • Forklift licence
  • Working at heights licence
  • Dogging Ticket
  • Basic Riggers Ticket
  • Elevated Work Platform
  • Heavy Rigid Licence
  • Familiarity with service literature

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 health insurance

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

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