FIFO Field Service Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanic | Plant Mechanic (Port Hedland)

Perth WA, Australia

Type: Permanent

Category: Service, Maintenance & Trades - Field Service Fitter

Reference ID: DS000296

Date Posted: 20/11/2018


  • Work with a Leading OEM for Construction & Mining Equipment
  • Permanent Full Time Role with job security and stability!
  • FIFO ex Perth, 3/1 Roster

Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) www.hcma.com.au 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.

Due to growth, HCA is currently looking to appoint a highly skilled and experienced Heavy Plant Mechanic to work a 3/1 roster ex Perth to Port Hedland. 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.

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Performing onsite diagnostic, repairs and maintenance on a wide range of equipment in accordance with manufacturer specifications
  • Attending to site breakdowns within the region
  • Liaising with a network of customers within the territory
  • Working with internal technical support staff
  • Completion and submission of all relevant paperwork and reports

To be successful in this role:

  • You will hold relevant heavy diesel/plant mechanic trade qualifications
  • Have experience in the maintenance of earthmoving/construction equipment
  • Good communication and customer service skills
  • Have a safety focus and abide by site safety processes
  • Be a self-starter with the ability to work autonomously
  • Have the ability to work a 3/1 roster

HCA also offers:

  • Access to ongoing OEM training and benefits
  • Excellent safe working conditions
  • An opportunity to work on a wide range of Hitachi mining equipment
  • A fantastic hourly rate + super + overtime (where required) and the chance to earn bi-annual bonuses!
  • A permanent long term career in a growing business
  • Discounted health insurance premiums
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • A supportive management team that understands the needs of their employees!

With a solid network of branches nationally we know that success comes from the partnership of our market-leading equipment and our quality people, and as such we strive to provide the best working environment possible.