Heavy Duty Fitter

Last updated 7 minutes ago
Location:Newman
Job Type:Full Time

WesTrac is looking at another hugely successful year in 2020 with upcoming major projects in the pipeline. As a result of this recent growth, we have a Permanent opportunity for a Heavy Duty Fitter to join our team in Newman.

Reporting to the Workshop supervisor, this role will be part of a busy workshop maintaining and repairing Caterpillar products that are brought into the workshop at our Newman branch. Your responsibility will involve carrying out repairs, maintenance and servicing and managing work orders. You will be required to carry out Caterpillar product improvement plans and product support programs whilst maintaining and operating in a safe work environment

This roster will be FIFO ex Perth 7 days on,7 nights on 7 days off roster – 12 hours per day

At WesTrac we Live the Values and Lead by example everyday through actions, behaviours and decisions including compliance with WesTrac’s safety procedures, safe working practices and life- saving rules.

To be successful the following is required:

  • Australian recognised Heavy-Duty Trade Certificate with a minimum of 3 years post trade experience
  • Extensive diagnostic and fault-finding skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure in an isolated and remote environment
  • Ability to work and seek out work opportunities without continuous direct supervision
  • Ability to work effectively within a team and have a strong commitment to continuous improvement principles
  • Strive to assist the Customer to achieve machine availability and reliability KPI’s
  • Previous mechanical experience working on Caterpillar products
  • Previous use of safety and risk assessment tools, such as Job Safety Analysis and Take 5's
  • Dogging ticket desirable

What we offer:

  • Supportive work environment and career progression opportunities
  • Salary sacrifice on Airline Memberships, Motor Vehicles and more
  • Discounts with Blackwoods, Apple, JB Hi-Fi, Qantas, Travel Club and more
  • Discounted CAT products
  • Discounted health insurance
  • Refer a friend program – work alongside your mates and receive $1000 for each successful referral

If you are interested in joining a progressive company with significant growth in the pipeline, click the ‘Apply’ button today!

WesTrac Pty Ltd is committed to achieving a diverse and engaged workforce. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island candidates.