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Workshop Fitter | Construction and Mining Equipment | Perth

  • Location:Western Australia | Perth
  • Category:Service, Maintenance & Trades | Workshop Fitter
  • Reference ID:1042273
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Job posted: 08/05/2019
Applications close: Ongoing



  • Join a leading OEM and work alongside a friendly, collaborative team
  • Access to ongoing OEM training and benefits
  • Permanent Full Time Role with job security and stability

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.

HCA's Remanufacturing Facility in Forrestdale is seeking a qualified tradesperson to join our team in the position of Workshop Fitter.

 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
  • 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 fitting & turning or a Heavy Diesel mechanical trade qualification and experience
  • Previous experience with the o/haul, repair and remanufacture of mechanical and hydraulic components
  • Have an understanding of Mining, Earthmoving and/or Construction equipment
  • Have the ability to recognise basic product quality deviations/faults
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work autonomously or as part of a team
  • Be willing and able to work shift work and overtime as required
  • Experience in a production line style workshop
  • A safety focus with a good understanding of OHS principles
  • A forklift license and experience will be advantageous

What's in it for you?

  • $$$ a competitive hourly rate + super + overtime (where 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
  • Work in a brand new workshop with state of the art facilities
  • 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 | Workshop Fitter
  • Reference ID:1042273