Fitter - AsphaltBack
Post Details
Posted By : Boral Ltd

Start Date : Dec 06, 2017

Deadline : Jan 06, 2018
Role: Fitter

Location : CBD & Inner Suburbs (QLD)

Position :Full Time

Job Type : Full Time

Industry : Construction
Job Description

  • Join a leading construction materials company
  • Employment stability - permanent full-time position
  • Competitive hourly rate

Based in Whinstanes and reporting to the Maintenance Manager, we are looking for experienced and committed Fitter, whose primary responsibility is to manage and carry out maintenance and repairs to all mobile and static road surfacing equipment, both in the field and in workshop. The successful applicant must be available to work both day and/or afternoon shifts as well as have the ability to work away as required to meet operational requirements.

Key duties:

  • Maintenance of a wide range of asphalt manufacturing and mobile equipment
  • Maintain workshop equipment including diagnostic and calibration testing
  • Understand and fault find using engineering drawings and P&ID’s
  • Ensure that paperwork is completed in a timely and accurate manner
  • General workshop duties which will include stocktaking and cleaning
  • Comply with Boral's Workplace Health and Safety requirements at all times.

Skills and Experience:

  • Mechanical Trade qualification (Diesel Fitting desirable)
  • Experience in maintaining both mobile and fixed plant
  • Experience in bitumen/asphalt industry (desirable)
  • Good diagnostic skills
  • Fork lift licence(desirable)
  • Working at heights/confined space tickets (desirable)
  • Ability to work autonomously with minimal supervision
  • Solid background in mechanics, hydraulics and auto electrical systems
  • HR License (desirable)
  • Welding skills (desirable) and
  • Well-developed communication skills.

On offer:

  • Permanent position available – employment stability
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Opportunity to work in a team environment
  • Organisation dedicated to safety

Boral is an international building and construction materials group, with its headquarters in Sydney, Australia. With some A$4.3 billion worth of sales, Boral had 8,334 full-time equivalent employees working across over 550 operating sites as at 30 June 2016.Boral produces and distributes a broad range of construction materials, including quarry products, cement, fly ash, pre-mix concrete and asphalt; and building products, including clay bricks and pavers, clay and concrete roof tiles, concrete masonry products, plasterboard and timber. Boral primarily serves customers in the building and construction industries with operations concentrated in three key geographical markets - Australia, the USA and Asia.

Boral values and is committed to creating a diverse working environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All suitable applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability or age.

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