Auto Electrician

Location: Newman Posted Date: March 21, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 878056 Careermine Job Id: 1839121
About the role

This Newman residential role is working a 4 day on, 4 nights on, 4 days off roster, 12 hour days

Reporting to the Shift Supervisor, this role will be part of a busy workshop maintaining and repairing Caterpillar products that are brought into the workshop at our MT Whaleback project. Your responsibility will involve carrying out repairs, maintenance and servicing and managing work orders. You will be required to carry out Caterpillar product improvement plans and product support programs whilst maintaining and operating in a safe work environment.

Newman lies some 15 kilometres north of the Tropic of Capricorn and is the largest town in the East Pilbara. A real oasis in the outback, Newman has an array of facilities, including a shopping centre with approximately 15 specialty stores, banks, post-office, caravan parks, hotel/motels, restaurants, vehicle service repair centres, medical and hospital facilities, and numerous sporting clubs.

About you

The role will require you to have;
  • Live the Values - Leads by example everyday through actions, behaviours and decisions including compliance with WesTrac’s safety procedures, safe working practices and life- saving rules
  • Australian Recognised Auto Electrical Trade Qualification
  • Air conditioning licence
  • Previous experience with mining equipment essential
  • Caterpillar product knowledge and maintenance experience
  • Previous use of safety and risk assessment tools, such as Job Safety Analysis and Take 5's
  • Ability to work successfully within a team, autonomously and unsupervised
  • Current C Class Licence

It is desirable for you to have;
  • Current Forklift Licence
  • Elevated Work Platform
  • Dogging & Basic Rigging
  • Working at Heights, Confined Spaces

What we offer;

WesTrac offers competitive remuneration packages and many other benefits which include:
  • Relocation assistance available, with housing and utilities provided
  • Salary sacrificing options i.e. airline membership, motor vehicle etc.
  • Supportive work environment and career progression opportunities
  • Refer a friend program – work alongside your mates and receive $1000 for each successful referral
  • Uniforms and PPE provided
  • Discounts with Blackwoods, Apple, JB Hi-Fi, Qantas, Travel Club and more
  • Discounted CAT products
  • Discounted health insurance

About Westrac:

WesTrac has set the benchmark in equipment solutions, providing customers across Western Australia, New South Wales and Australian Capital Territory with award winning support across the mining, construction and transport industries. WesTrac’s vision is to be the Customers First Choice in Equipment Management Solutions. To achieve this, we put safety first and have the right people in the right roles

WesTrac Pty Ltd is committed to achieving a diverse and engaged workforce. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island candidates

We reserve the right to withdraw this ad prior to the closing date.

Advertised: 20 Mar 2020 AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 19 Apr 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time