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Leading Hand

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Location: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Job ID: NPPM3_1686288343
Date Posted: Jul 9, 2023
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 (HCA) is a global brand providing a variety of machinery for the Construction, Mining and Forestry industries. At the heart of HCA's trusted and reliable equipment lies a team of talented and dedicated people committed to providing industry-leading machinery and solutions.

The Opportunity

A new opportunity has been created for a trade qualified Leading Hand to join our team based at Murrin Murrin. Working a day shift on an 8/6 FIFO roster, this permanent role will allow you to access OEM training while you build a long-term career in a global company. In this role you will:

  • Lead a team of Site Technicians to meet, deliver and exceed service expectations
  • Drive efficiency within the team to meet tight deadlines whilst ensuring employees comply with all WHS responsibilities and that a safety first culture is a consistent behaviour within the department
  • Liaise with technical support staff and coordinating diagnostic, maintenance and repairs as a valued team member
  • Perform maintenance servicing and repairs on a wide range of quality Hitachi mining equipment
  • Undertake fault finding and diagnostic work
  • Attend to onsite breakdowns

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Ensure the HCA Safety Culture is embraced, displayed and driven from within - safety takes priority over everything else
  • Have previous experience leading a team to achieve and exceed set goals
  • Demonstrated work experience and technical knowledge within a mine site is essential
  • Hold relevant Australian (or Australian recognised) mobile plant trade qualifications
  • Have good communication and customer service skills with the ability to build long term relationships
  • Have the ability to navigate complex technical issues to deliver high quality outcomes in repair and maintenance services with minimal to zero rework
  • Excellent technical knowledge of Hitachi mining equipment would be highly advantageous


What's in it for you? We are offering:

  • A competitive salary package + the potential to earn bi-annual bonuses!
  • A permanent long term career in a growing business
  • Discounted health insurance premiums & access to the Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Supportive management who value your input in finding new and improved ways to achieving success
  • Continuous training and upskilling with access to the latest technologies
  • Be a part of a leading OEM which genuinely values and ensures you are happy and safe at work!

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 on any basis and wholeheartedly value diversity at our company.

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