Fitter Mechanic

Last updated 30 minutes ago
Job Type:Full Time


  • Bring your customer service and mechanical skills to this fast paced role
  • Repair and maintain a wide range of capital equipment in our workshops
  • Enjoy stable employment and build your career in this permanent role

At Coates Hire, A Job is never just a Job – It’s Progress.

Take responsibility for the safe, effective and efficient maintenance, service and repair of our extensive range of hire equipment and machinery. The Mechanic/Fitter plays a crucial role in helping to ensure hire equipment at the branch is ready, fit and safe for hire. A key focus of the role is providing exceptional customer service to Coates Hire’s customers, as well as ensuring a high standard of safety.
This role is for a roving Mechanic/Fitter, to work at various branches located around SE Melbourne.

About your responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate Safety Leadership contributing to Coates Hire’s Safety First - Zero Harm safety culture
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical faults across a variety of equipment
  • Ensure appropriate stock levels of spare parts are available
  • Ensure paper work is completed for service or repair work; maintain service records.
  • Ensure operational downtime is kept to a minimum.

About you:

As well as having amazing customer service skills and Can-Do, flexible attitude, you will ideally have:

  • Must be Trade qualified and ideally have a Forklift ticket
  • Experience with petrol and diesel motors, hydraulics, pneumatics and basic electrical skills, is preferred, but not essential.
  • Effective time management and attention to detail
  • Troubleshooting, diagnostic and preventative maintenance skills
  • A commitment to safety on the job
  • Reliable Vehicle.

If you live and breathe safety and uphold safe work practices at all times we welcome your application. You can make it happen.