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Workshop Supervisor | Gunnedah

Location: Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
Job ID: FRM7B_1658386631
Date Posted: Jul 21, 2022
Segment: Construction Machinery
Business Unit: Hitachi Construction Machinery
Company Name: Hitachi Construction Machinery (Australia) Pty Ltd
Profession (Job Category): Administration & Facilities
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full-Time

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About Us

Hitachi Construction Machinery (Australia) Pty Ltd is a leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment. At the heart of our machines, our talented and dedicated employees are committed to providing industry-leading after sales service and reliable solutions. We are dedicated to supporting our people, rewarding successes and helping individuals grow. We offer a career path with the future in mind, providing training and development opportunities to help us achieve quality standards. We inspire a safe and healthy working environment through our safety and wellness campaigns so that we can all 'See You Tomorrow'.

Come and discover the opportunity to join the team at Hitachi. We are here for the long haul.

Our Culture

A career at Hitachi provides the opportunity for you to make a difference. You will be a part of a global OEM renown for inspiring innovation, technology and a sustainable future.

Our vision, mission and values is to provide quality in everything we do, with the goal of total customer satisfaction. Guided by our leadership principles, we value our people through open communication and feedback so that you can contribute purposefully towards Hitachi's continued success.

We proudly partner with key charities who make significant positive impacts in paediatric health, indigenous education, mental health and cancer research. Additionally, Hitachi commits to protecting our environment through local initiatives which contribute towards global sustainability goals, ensuring that we leave the world a better place.

About the Opportunity

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our expanding Gunnedah branch in the position of Workshop Supervisor. Reporting to the Service Coordinator you will be responsible for planning, organising and supervising the service workshop operations to meet customer requirements, whilst completing projects within budget to the highest level of safety.

As a key member of the team your duties will be to:

  • Ensure HCA employees and contractors comply with all WHS responsibilities and promote a safety first culture
  • Maintain work schedules to ensure efficient utilisation of labour and equipment
  • Lead and motivate a team of workshop tradesmen to work within OEM specifications and guidelines
  • Effective and efficient resource and labour utilisation to ensure compliance with customer delivery expectations
  • Assist in the coordination of labour, parts and resource availability to achieve timely machine shutdown repairs
  • Apply six sigma philosophy to provide continuous improvement opportunities within your area of responsibility

About You

To be successful in this role, you will need to have:

  • Relevant mechanical or electrical trade qualifications
  • S1, S2, S3 qualifications
  • ┬ĚSimilar supervisory experience with strong leadership skills and the ability to guide your team to work cohesively
  • Demonstrated safety focus with a strong understanding of WHS principles
  • Experience in the maintenance of earthmoving equipment (Hitachi equipment would be an advantage)
  • Excellent time management with the ability to effectively manage multiple work fronts
  • he ability to use initiative to contribute and support continuous improvement and drive change
  • Intermediate level of computer literacy, particularly working with MS Office


We are offering:

  • 7 / 7 day shift only roster based in our newly constructed Gunnedah workshop
  • Permanent full time position with a leading OEM with a consistent pipeline of work
  • Competitive hourly rate + discretionary company biannual bonuses!
  • OEM training and opportunities for upskilling with access to the latest technologies
  • Work within 5S guidelines
  • Exclusive staff discount on a range of goods and services
  • Supportive mentors who value your input in finding new and improved ways to achieving success

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 wholeheartedly value diversity at our company.

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