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Location: Karratha, Western Australia, Australia
Job ID: R0017216
Date Posted: May 25, 2023
Segment: Green Energy & Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Profession (Job Category): Other
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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  • Hitachi Rail is inviting Expressions of Interest for a Store Person, Residential in Karratha on a Monday to Friday roster

    The Position:  Store Person/General Hand/ Associate construction specialist

    Come and join Hitachi family - experience a positive, driven and inclusive team environment where you will be encouraged to strive for excellence.

    About you: As our site/yard storeman you will play an important role in supporting the realisation of projects in the Hitachi Rail portfolio. The Associate construction specialist role is a Permanent Full Time position.

    Long term role – immediate start

    Based in Karratha, you will be part of dynamic, innovative and collaborative team renowned for its world-class thinking and solutions. As the site Storeman, you will be responsible for all delivery and tracking of materials sent to site including housekeeping of our laydowns and warehouse. You will work closely with the construction manager and site supervisors to ensure project material and consumable requirements are ordered and onsite ahead of planned install dates.

    Key Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Tracking all material invoices being purchased for the project 
  • Getting quotes for materials and ordering and arranging delivery to site. 
  • Tracking of tools and equipment on site 
  • Working with management and supervisors to aid the daily running of all sites within the project
  • Organising and arranging all materials in our Karratha warehouse.  
  • Receiving of deliveries to site from our Perth warehouse 
  • Being involved in meetings on a weekly basis with management and procurement at our Perth office. 

  • 3+ years of experience in a similar role.
  • Fork lift Licence
  • C class Australian Drivers licence as minimum, HR preferred
  • Construction White card
  • Outstanding planning and organisational skills.
  • Demonstrated experience working in a similar role.
  • Knowledge of software tools. 
  • Choose to unlock your full POTENTIAL. Apply today.

    Employee Benefits
    This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a Global Company that offers a great work life balance, a sociable, fun and collaborative working environment. There are opportunities to upskill and further progress your career with training and development available.

    About Hitachi Rail

    Hitachi Rail is a fully integrated, global provider of turnkey rail solutions across rolling stock, signalling, operation, service and maintenance, digital technology and turnkey with a presence in 38 countries, across 11 manufacturing sites on three continents and over 13,000 employees. Hitachi Rail is headquartered in London, UK and is ultimately wholly owned by Hitachi Ltd.  Our engineering heritage and culture is rooted in Japan, where our first steam and electric locomotives were built in the early 1920s. We continue to deliver the most current Shinkansen for Japan’s railways and have successfully exported our technology and expertise to multiple rolling stock projects across the globe - from high speed, tram and metro to driverless technologies for passengers and freight. 

  • Driving to nearby towns to collect shipments of equipment/materials. 
  • Packing and sending equipment back to our Perth office. 
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