Heavy Diesel Mechanic - Earthmoving Equipment Workshop Fitter - Dandenong

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Type: Permanent

Category: Service, Maintenance & Trades - Workshop Fitter

Reference ID: MH000162

Date Posted: 15/11/2018

  • Mastermind of Maintenance? Fitter Genius? Machinery Magician? APPLY NOW!
  • Day Shift - Monday to Friday - 38 hour week + Potential OVERTIME $$$
  • Permanent Full Time Position - WORKSHOP BASED IN DANDENONG!

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 construction, agriculture, quarry, forestry and mining with leading OEM equipment and after sales support.

With strong growth in our Melbourne operations, our Dandenong branch has a new and exciting opportunity for a Workshop based Heavy Equipment Fitter to join the team. This position will see you focus on all aspects of Heavy Diesel mechanics and mobile plant equipment fitting providing quality diagnostics, maintenance and repairs for our much loved customers based in the Southern region.

This role will be best suited to someone who enjoys varied work as you will be supported to provide a range of OEM level services including sourcing parts, job planning and scheduling, equipment updates and warranty support for a range of Hitachi construction equipment, John Deere forestry equipment and associated product lines.

If you consider yourself to have the following, then we want to hear from you!

  • Personal Drive - Confident self-competence and a positive, forward thinking attitude;
  • Ownership - Motivated to fulfil an individually managed workflow and takes pride in personal work output;
  • Customer Focus - Connected and committed to understanding customer needs and striving to strengthen relationships;
  • Creative problem solver - Identifies every opportunity for continuous improvement in servicing agricultural, civil and forestry sectors.

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Qualifications - Minimum Certificate III in a Mechanical Engineering discipline.
  • Experience & Skillset - Heavy Diesel mechanics and mobile plant fitters with demonstrated work experience and technical knowledge of earthmoving equipment - Hitachi and John Deere equipment experience highly regarded
  • Safety Conscious - A strong, developed awareness and commitment to personal and peer health and safety.
  • Analytical thinking - Ability to navigate complex technical issues in repair and maintenance services with minimal to zero rework
  • Autonomous productivity - Initiative to plan work fronts efficiently and effectively, delivering quality outcomes and identifying continuous improvement opportunities.

What's in it for you?

  • Earn a Great $$$ Competitive Package + Super + Company Biannual Bonus
  • Genuine work / life balance working the day shift Monday to Friday on a 38 hour week with potential overtime!!! 
  • Be well equipped to perform your best with safe and efficient specialised tooling
  • Rewarding employee benefits including exclusive staff discounts with industry partners!
  • Supportive management who employee morale and finding innovative ways to achieving success
  • Continuous training and upskilling with access to the latest technologies with a leading OEM
  • Vital input towards expanding our already successful customer service model

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 and genuinely value diversity at our company.

If this sounds like the perfect role for you, then please visit http://m.hitachicareers.com.au and click APPLY NOW and submit your resume for consideration.