Heavy Diesel Mechanics/Fitters

Location:Coffs Harbour, Orange, Tamworth
Job Type:Full Time

About Us

Empowering 800,000+ homes and businesses across regional, rural and remote New South Wales, Essential Energy is a key service provider to these local communities. We manage one of Australia’s largest distribution networks, placing our customers at the centre of everything we do, to provide a safe and reliable electricity supply.

We are currently recruiting for qualified Heavy Diesel Mechanics/Fitters in Orange, Tamworth & Coffs Harbour, to support the Essential Energy Fleet improvement program.

The Role

You will be responsible for maintaining Essential Energy’s heavy plant machinery, including Elevated Work Platforms and Crane Borers, along with light fleet vehicles. You will safely use your skills and knowledge to ensure the reliable operations of mobile plant and equipment on site and in the workshop.

About You

You will be a specialist in heavy and light vehicle maintenance and repairs, which may include hydraulics, pneumatics, auto-electrics, welding and fabrication and be able to demonstrate capability through past employment. Knowledge of vehicle standards and regulatory requirements for working in a high risk environment is essential.

Qualifications Required

  • Certificate III Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology or demonstrated capability through past employment experience and relevant qualifications
  • Current NSW Driver’s License (HR)
  • WorkCover NSW Construction Induction Cert – or be willing to obtain
  • Attainment and ongoing successful maintenance of all regulatory and business licences, authorisations and certificates required for the role.

For further information on these positions, please contact either Michael Mills Tel 0411 694 984 (Coffs Harbour) , Michael Parker Tel 0400 255 476 (Orange) or Steven Macgillivray Tel 0417 500 797 (Tamworth)

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