Mechanic [HD Fitter] - Kalgoorlie Residential KCGM Project 2404Back
Post Details
Posted By : Komatsu

Start Date : Sep 14, 2018

Deadline : Oct 14, 2018
Role: Fitter

Location : Kalgoorlie, Goldfields & Esperance

Position :Full Time

Job Type : Full Time

Industry : Mining
Job Description

About us
Founded in 1921, Komatsu is a world leader in the technology behind state of the art earthmoving, mining, construction and utility equipment. Komatsu's vision is to be indispensable to Our Customers which is achieved by 1,700 employees located in 41 branches spanning Australia, New Zealand and New Caledonia.
The opportunity
An exciting career opportunity is now available for a Mechanic (HD Fitter) to join our Kalgoorlie KCGM Project. This is a residential role based in the town of Kalgoorlie WA and reports directly to the Goldfield Area Manager. You would be responsible for carrying out maintenance, repair, servicing work and re-fuelling on a rotating shift crew under a Management and Repair Contract (MARC) at the KCGM mine site. The role will also ensure optimum availability and reliability of Komatsu and customer machinery, as well as ensure that contract KPI targets and compliance is met and exceeded.
Work involves rotating 12 hour shifts with a roster of 7 days on / 4 off & 7 nights on / 3 off.
The knowledge, skills and abilities we're looking for

  • Relevant Trade Certificate - Mobile Plant Mechanic (HD Diesel Fitter - Earthmoving/Heavy Transport)
  • Minimum 2 years trade experience with repair and maintenance of all types of mining size earthmoving equipment, including large mining shovels/diggers/excavators
  • Current High Risk Crane (CN), Elevated Work Platform (WP) and a HR Driver's licence are essential
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the design & function of Komatsu mining & civil equipment
  • Mine site breakdown/diagnostics experience is essential
  • A demonstrated commitment to safety with the ability to work unsupervised
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and good understanding of computer systems
  • Air-con and Auto Electrical experience, qualifications and diagnostic skills will be highly regarded

The benefits
At Komatsu we have proven career pathways into areas like our world class Autonomous Haulage Systems, Technical Services, Training, Sales, Supply Chain, Safety, Manufacturing and Leadership roles. We are committed to creating a culture of learning and consider the support and recognition of training, learning, development & education as fundamental to achieving your goals.
We also provide a range of services and benefits to assist our employees in their personal and professional lives, such as:

  • Certified Technic Training and Accreditation: high-quality technical training on Komatsu equipment and technology delivered by our Learning & Development team
  • Career Development Program and Education Support Program for further studies
  • Dedicated training in Business Skills, Leadership & Management, Sales & Customer Service and OH&S
  • Generous Rates of Pay and Annual Leave plus a lot more
  • Annual Project Performance Bonus
  • Company-funded Income Protection Insurance

 To apply please click on the "Apply" button below and complete our online application form.
Applications close: 23 September 2018
Simon Foy - Recruitment Advisor