Company Overview:

Our client is a leading Australian engineering group providing construction, maintenance, and industrial services to the resources, energy, and infrastructure sectors. As a key player in Australia’s engineering landscape, they are involved in some of the nation’s largest and most complex projects and facilities. Their commitment to excellence, innovation, and safety drives our success, making us a leader in our chosen markets.

 

Position Overview:

We are currently seeking a Qualified Heavy Vehicle Mechanic with HVAC experience/Auto Electrician join our team.

This position will be based at Olympic Dam on a casual DIDO basis, 12-hour shifts & working on a 2:2 even time roster.

The successful candidate will play a vital role in diagnosing, troubleshooting, and repairing electrical issues in heavy machinery and vehicles, including air-conditioning systems. This position offers an excellent opportunity to contribute to a dynamic team environment while enjoying competitive compensation and benefits.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Diagnosing and troubleshooting electrical issues in heavy machinery and vehicles.
  • Utilise diagnostic tools and techniques to identify issues with diesel engines, transmissions, brakes, and other vehicle components.
  • Performing routine preventive maintenance to ensure the reliability and safety of electrical systems.
  • Perform routine maintenance tasks, such as oil changes, filter replacements, and brake adjustments, as well as major repairs, including engine overhauls and transmission rebuilds.
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical systems, including wiring, starters, alternators, and lighting.
  • Inspect, repair, and calibrate fuel injection systems, pumps, and injectors.
  • Maintain and repair hydraulic systems commonly found in diesel-powered equipment.
  • Reading and interpreting electrical schematics and diagrams for repairs.
  • Analysing equipment data to optimize performance and efficiency.
  • Maintaining comprehensive documentation of all maintenance and repair work.
  • Collaborating with team members and sharing expertise in electrical systems.
  • Air-conditioning repairs, overhaul, and maintenance.

 

Key requirements:

All candidates must have a strong commitment to safety, a customer-focused mindset, and a proven track record in auto electrical work on heavy plant and equipment, including diagnostics, maintenance, troubleshooting, and air-conditioning systems.

To be considered for this role, candidates must possess:

  • Relevant trade qualifications as an auto electrician/HV Mechanic
  • Current HR driver’s license.
  • Ability to pass a full pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing.
  • A strong commitment to safety.
  • Self-motivation and a proactive approach.
  • HVAC/Air-conditioning license.
  • White Card (Construction Induction Card).

Only candidates who currently have working rights in Australia need apply.

 

Additional Details:

  • Accommodation: Shared housing (no room share).
  • LAHA applicable
  • DIDO position
  • 2/2 roster.

 

How to Apply:

If you feel like your skills and experience are suited for the above role, please click ‘APPLY NOW’ to submit your resume and accompanying cover letter.

Alternatively, you can send your resume and cover letter to elissa@volleyrecruit.com.

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