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Resident Field Diesel Fitter | Plant Mechanic | Hobart

  • Location:Tasmania | Hobart
  • Category:Service, Maintenance & Trades | Field Service Fitter
  • Reference ID:1035286
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Job posted: 07/01/2019
Applications close: Ongoing



  • Join a leading OEM and work alongside a friendly, collaborative team
  • Permanent Full Time Role with job security and stability
  • OEM Technical & Non-Technical training to further develop your career

Position Details:

Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) is a leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment. With a solid network of branches nationally, we service a multitude of customers, including mining, construction, quarry and forestry with quality equipment and after sales support.

Due to strong growth in our service department, we currently have an outstanding opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join the team as a Residential mobile Heavy Diesel fitter / Plant Mechanic.

This role will be best suited to someone who enjoys a challenging and stimulating work environment providing a range of OEM level services to our much loved customer base. Reporting to a Launceston based Service Manager, you will be responsible for supporting customers in the Hobart area and Surrounding Regions.

As a key member of the team, you will be responsible for:

  • Performing onsite repairs on a wide range of equipment
  • Attending to site breakdowns within the region
  • Undertaking diagnostic work
  • Liaising with a network of customers within the territory
  • Working with internal technical support staff

To be successful in this role:

  • You will hold relevant heavy diesel/plant mechanic trade qualifications
  • Have experience in the maintenance of earthmoving / construction / forestry equipment
  • Good communication and customer service skills
  • Have a safety focus and abide by site safety processes
  • Self-starter with the ability to increase customer base in the area
  • Taking pride in personal work output and driven to fulfil goals
  • Be customer focused and committed to delivering HCA's high standards

What's in it for you?

  • $$$ a competitive hourly rate + super + overtime (where required) and the potential to earn bi-annual bonuses
  • Fully Maintained Company Tool of Trade Car + additional tools allowance!
  • Work/life balance in a Residential Field Service role
  • 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: Tasmania | Hobart
  • Category: Service, Maintenance & Trades | Field Service Fitter
  • Reference ID:1035286