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Field Service Plant Mechanic: Derby or Halls Creek | Residential


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About you

You love the outdoors and have a sense of adventure. You want to be a part of a close community and have the freedom to work like you own the business, but at the same time, know you have the support and knowledge in one of the world’s largest dealerships. You will love the challenge this role brings as you will need to rely on your extensive post trade Caterpillar experience to carry out all sorts of work, from diagnosis and repairs, all the way through to warranty work, all from the back of your company provided ute. You will have a passion for driving if you want to be successful in this role, as you will be responsible for all sites and customers within the Derby and Halls Creek area.

To be successful in this role we will need you to have:

  • Australian recognised trade qualification in Plant Mechanics (heavy duty)
  • Previous post trade Caterpillar experience in a field service environment
  • Excellent fault-finding skills
  • Valid C class licence

Ideally you will also have a high risk licence for LF, DG, RG and EWP. DTEC (Gravel Roads Training) would also be beneficial but not essential.

About the role

Located 220 km north east of Broome, Derby has a rich with cultural history. A community focused town of roughly 4500 people, Derby offers recreation and lifestyle amenities, whilst also being in close proximity to some of Western Australia’s natural attractions and national parks, such as Gibb River Road, Derby Wharf, Windjana Gorge and The Horizontal Falls, we will also consider residents of Halls Creek.

For the successful applicant, relocation assistance is provided as well as housing and utilities. As this is a residential role in also attracts residential, location and field service allowances. Generally it is a 5/2 roster (Monday to Friday) with a 10 hour day.

About us

We value our people and love to reward and recognise each employee’s contribution. WesTrac offers a competitive remuneration package with several benefits and non-financial rewards to help make everyday life a little more comfortable.

  • Relocation package on offer
  • A rewarding career with diverse opportunities
  • Uniforms and PPE provided
  • Overtime available when required
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Competency based annual pay increases
  • Ongoing training and support
  • Wellness Program

At WesTrac our primary focus is our people. We know that our success is the result of more than 3,000 talented people working together to achieve amazing outcomes. Now, as we look to the future and our goal of becoming the first choice in equipment solutions, we're more focused than ever on harnessing the best talent for our business.

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.

Job details
Date posted
10 Feb 2020
Trades & Services
Fitting, Machining & CNC
~ $101,000
Contract type
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen/Permanent Resident