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Yard Hand - Equipment Operator - Brisbane

  • Location:Queensland | Brisbane (Archerfield)
  • Category:Warehousing & Logistics | Yardsperson
  • Reference ID:1042018
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Job posted: 06/05/2019
Applications close: Ongoing



  • Long Term & Progressive Career Opportunity with Leading Global OEM
  • Permanent Full Time - Day Shift - Monday to Friday - 38 hour week
  • Growing & Successfully busy team based in Archerfield, Brisbane

Position Details:

Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) is a leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment. At the heart of HCA’s trusted and reliable earthmoving equipment range lies a team of talented and dedicated people committed to providing industry-leading after sales service and reliable solutions.

Due to continued growth, our Brisbane branch has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and self-motivated individual to join us in the position of Yard Hand. We are looking for someone who can take ownership of the yard and lead the daily movements of our high quality OEM earthmoving equipment.

Your responsibilities will include: 

  • Ensuring all Branch equipment, machine attachments, bulk parts stored in the yard are maintained and kept in a neat and orderly manner
  • Receive all new equipment and attachments into the yard area and ensure corresponding books and tools be stored in their appropriate area; safely and easily identifiable.
  • Provide stores support and general upkeep of machine maintenance and shipment rotations
  • Ensure that the general appearance of the whole yard and branch grounds are maintained and kept in a clean and tidy state

To be successful you will need:

  • Experience & Skillset – Demonstrated experience in a similar yard and/or stores environment
  • Qualifications – A LF Forklift License is essential - additional equipment operating tickets would be a distinct advantage
  • Safety Conscious – A strong developed awareness and commitment to personal and peer health and safety.
  • Autonomous productivity – Initiative to manage and drive productivity in daily workflow efficiently and effectively.

In return you will receive:

  • A rewarding hourly rate + super + penalty rates (when required) + company biannual bonuses
  • Genuine work / life balance working the day shift Monday to Friday on a 38 hour roster
  • Full Uniform and PPE + Safety Shoes included
  • Exclusive staff discounts on Medibank Health Cover and other inhouse discounts on products and services
  • Ongoing training and career development opportunities with access to the latest technologies
  • 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 best-in-class products and the quality of our people.

This is why this is not your average yardhand role – we are looking for someone who can share our passion in providing reliable solutions to our diverse customer base and achieve Total Customer Satisfaction from an operational standpoint.

We are an equal opportunity employer, do not discriminate on any basis and whole-heartedly value diversity at our company.

If this sounds like the perfect role for you, then please click APPLY NOW and submit your resume for consideration

  • Location: Queensland | Brisbane (Archerfield)
  • Category: Warehousing & Logistics | Yardsperson
  • Reference ID:1042018