Hydraulic Fitter - Repair & Service Technician

Drake International is a global leader offering recruitment and HR solutions, supporting our clients and candidates alike. Represented across nine international locations, Drake has been firmly established in Australia for over half a century, operating in every major population centre to support diverse, high-profile client base.

The Company

Drake International has partnered with this quality driven organisation who provides superior hydraulic services and solutions to Australian Businesses,They provide quality workmanship in the servicing of their hydraulic pumps, motors and valves used in high performance hydraulic systems associated with mining, oil & gas and earthmoving equipment. The team is made up of highly skilled and experienced hydraulic specialists – boasting a combined 70+ years of experience.

Their specialised skills and sophisticated facilities allow them to offer unrivalled service levels, the facility is fully equipped for repair and test pumps, motors and valves, they stock and repair all major brands like Bosch Rexroth, Eaton/Vickers, Linde, Kawasaki, Danfoss - open/closed loop pumps, fixed/variable motors and valve products.

On behalf of our client we are currently looking to employ the service of an experienced Hydraulic fitter to join their workshop on full time capacity.


  • Trade certification essential. HD Fitter/Diesel Fitter/Mechanical Fitter – Trade qualified with high level of hydraulic technical experience.
  • Diagnostic and fault- finding experience on hydraulic systems
  • Component overhaul background in Industrial Hydraulics, Pumps, Motors, Valves etc.
  • Ability to read and interpret part lists and engineering drawings
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills
  • Commitment to provide high-quality service coupled with a methodical approach to problem solving.

Main Duties

  • Repairing and servicing hydraulic components, specifically pumps, valves and motors generally used in fixed/mobile equipment from the mining and oil & gas industry.
  • Operating test equipment for accurate and repeatable testing
  • Use of other precision measuring equipments.

What's on offer?

For the successful candidate we offer:

  • Fulltime role with excellent pay rate
  • Variety of work
  • Strong team environment

If you have the above skills, experience and wish to join a friendly, experienced & productive team long term, we encourage you to apply.

Note: Only candidates with right to work in Australia need apply.

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