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Field Service Fitter - Tom Price

Location: Tom Price, Western Australia, Australia
Job ID: XFPEG_1654495694
Date Posted: Jun 6, 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

The Opportunity

Due to growth in our Western Region, our Tom Price branch has an exciting opportunity for a trade qualified Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanic / HD Fitter to join our team. The key focus of this role will be to provide breakdown, service and planned maintenance support on a range of Hitachi Construction and Mining equipment.

Working a 2/1 FIFO roster, you will:

  • Perform onsite repairs on a wide range of Hitachi equipment
  • Attend to site breakdowns within Tom Price and surrounding areas
  • Undertake diagnostic work
  • Liaise with a network of customers within the territory, whilst building strong relationships
  • Work with internal technical support staff to achieve successful maintenance

This permanent role will allow you to access OEM training while you build a long-term career in a global company. 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
  • Hold relevant Australian (or Australian recognised) mobile plant trade qualifications
  • Have experience, knowledge and understanding of civil and mining equipment
  • Have a strong work ethic and the ability to work autonomously within remote areas
  • Have good communication and customer service skills with the ability to build long term relationships
  • Have great technical knowledge and diagnostic ability (excellent technical knowledge of Hitachi mining equipment would be highly advantageous)

In return, you will receive:

  • Competitive pay rate starting at $67 per hour plus super + night shift allowance + company biannual bonuses (pay rate depending on experience)
  • Minimum 12hr days paid whilst working in the Pilbara on rostered days.
  • All travel hours on site paid - to/from site to camp and intersite.
  • Paid fatigue days while away in the Pilbara.
  • Scaled rates - potential to qualify for higher rate based on yearly performance & training completed.
  • Superannuation paid on all ordinary hours up to 12hrs per rostered shift.
  • Tailored training to suit career development, inclusive of both Hitachi product specific & high-risk training.
  • Great workplace culture - empathetic & supportive supervisors who strive for good work/life balance.
  • An opportunity to work on the entirety of the Hitachi range, inclusive of new Dash-7 excavators.
  • A permanent long term career in a growing business
  • Discounted health insurance premiums
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Supportive management team who value your input in finding new and improved ways to achieve success. Skills matrix allowing visibility on training required available to advance and develop your career.
  • Exclusive staff discount on a range of goods and services
  • OEM training and opportunities for upskilling with access to the latest technologies
  • Be a part of a leading OEM which genuinely values and ensures everyone is happy and safe at work!

At Hitachi, we value our people and work towards providing guidance on your career path towards a rewarding and successful experience. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer who recruits based on merit and capabilities. We encourage and support a diverse talent pool of skill, ethnicity and gender, to create a wide culture of shared values and enriched experiences in our business.

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