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HD Plant Mechanic | Field Service Fitter | Perth

  • Location:Western Australia | Perth
  • Category:Service, Maintenance & Trades | Field Service Fitter
  • Reference ID:1036017
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Job posted: 16/01/2019
Applications close: Ongoing



  • Join a global giant & work alongside a friendly, collaborative team
  • Work closer to home in this Perth based role!
  • OEM Technical & Non-Technical training to further develop your career

Position Details:

Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) is a global brand providing a variety of machinery for the Construction, Mining and Forestry industries. At the heart of HCA's trusted and reliable equipment lies a team of talented and dedicated people committed to providing industry-leading machinery and solutions.

The Role

We are looking for a qualified and experienced Heavy Diesel Fitter / Plant Mechanic, who will represent our company and brand in Perth and surrounds. The successful person will have a strong work ethic, be conscientious, reliable and have an accountable, detailed approach to their work. You will naturally go over and above expectations every time through your excellent attitude, logical thinking and your sharp technical skills.

This permanent role will allow you to access OEM training while you build a long term career in a global company. The key responsibility for this role is to provide quality customer outcomes through diagnostic, maintenance, and repairs to a wide range of equipment.

Your responsibilities will include

  • Performing maintenance on a wide range of equipment
  • Attending to onsite site breakdowns
  • Undertaking fault finding and diagnostic work
  • Maintaining the important link between the customer and the company to ensure a high level of technical product support
  • Ensuring the HCA Safety Culture is embraced and displayed and driven from within
  • Liaising with technical support staff
  • Providing timely customer service

To be successful in this role, you will have

  • Relevant Heavy Diesel or Mobile Plant Mechanic trade qualifications
  • Experience in diagnosing, servicing and repairing hydraulic and electrical systems on earthmoving and forestry plant & equipment
  • Have worked with all the major brands on a variety of equipment including loaders, dozers, excavators, graders
  • Excellent technical knowledge of Hitachi mining equipment would be highly advantageous
  • Good communication and customer service skills and the ability to build long term relationships
  • A safety focus and abide by site safety processes
  • A HR Drivers Licence
  • Computer literacy skills including knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • To be versatile, hands on and able to perform other related duties as required
  • Hold High Risk Licences - EWP - WAH - Dogging & Rigging

What's in it for you?

  • $$$ a competitive wage + super + OT (as required) and the potential to earn bi-annual bonuses
  • Rewarding employee benefits on a range of goods and services with exclusive staff discounts
  • Ongoing training and opportunities for upskilling with access to the latest technologies
  • Supportive management who value your input in finding new and improved ways to achieving success
  • Be a part of a leading OEM which genuinely values and ensures everyone is happy and safe at work!

Here at Hitachi, we believe that success comes from the partnership of our market-leading products and the quality of our people. We are an equal opportunity employer, do not discriminate on any basis and wholeheartedly value diversity at our company.

  • Location: Western Australia | Perth
  • Category: Service, Maintenance & Trades | Field Service Fitter
  • Reference ID:1036017