Workshop Technician


POSITION:
The Workshop Technician is one of a team responsible for carrying out a range of maintenance services including planned maintenance, repairs, overhauls and modifications to various types of equipment in accordance with the Customer’s requirements, the Company’s and manufactures guidelines and procedures and the relevant Australian Standards.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain safe working practices at all times
  • Work within company OHS & E requirements
  • Carry out instructions and work unsupervised
  • Examine detailed requests or specifications to carry out jobs, material and equipment requirements
  • Read and follow electrical schematics for diagnosing purpose
  • Read and follow hydraulic schematics for diagnosing purpose
  • Check accuracy and quality of finished parts, and their repairs or sub-assemblies
  • Carry out hydraulic diagnosis, repair including the resealing of cylinders, pumps, motors, valves and replacements of components
ADDITONAL RESPONSIBILTIES, BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
  • Carry out machine function and safety checks as per manufacturers’ specification
  • Carry out periodic maintenance to various types of equipment
  • Carry out Off Hire Checks
  • Carry out a basic engine servicing
  • Carry out mechanical repairs
  • Carry out electrical diagnosis, repair and replacement of components
  • Fit and assemble metal parts, tools or sub-assemblies.
  • Carry out fabrication work including welding, drilling, grinding, bending and cutting of threads
  • Fabricate hydraulic hoses
  • Dismantle faulty components and assemblies and repair or replace defective parts
  • Carry out Major Inspections to 10 and 5 year old machines
  • Carry out machine stability testing
QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE:
  • Trade certificate (or verification/demonstration of competency & other qualifications)
  • Experience in Forklifts & Access equipment
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Must be reliable and punctual
  • Ability to speak read and write in English clearly
PERSONAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Service Technician tradespersons must be aware of the company policies covering OH&S and wear the provided appropriate protective equipment as required
  • Enjoy technical work
  • Physically fit
  • Have attention to detail
  • Good Customer service relationships
INTERESTED?
  • Follow the prompts to apply
  • Contact Simon on 03 5221 3880 or email sheffernan@directrecruitment.com.au