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Heavy Diesel Mechanic / Fitter
The Role: Phillips Earthmoving have current requirements for an experienced Heavy Diesel Mechanic / Fitters that are interested in living in Tennant Creek, Northern Territory. This is a 12 month contract, full time Monday to Friday position (6am – 6pm) with weekend work when required. Reporting to the Workshop Manager, the role is based in our workshop however you will be expected to travel to remote job locations as required for maintenance and repair call-outs.
Job tasks and responsibilities Duties: Responsible for servicing/preventative maintenance and major repairs of heavy earthmoving equipment. Rebuilding diesel engines including but not limited to Caterpillar, Detroit and Volvo. Rebuilding dozers including track systems, excavators and loaders.
Utilise our maintenance software to document service reports and preventative maintenance schedules. Skills and experience To be successful in obtaining this role you must be results driven, with a "can do" attitude and reliable with a high standard of work ethic. Successful candidates will be subject to drug & alcohol testing as part of their employment conditions.
Applicants will also need to meet the following criteria: Heavy Diesel Fitter / Mechanic Trade Certificate Strong technical and problem-solving ability. Experience with CAT machinery Experience with American and European drive line trucks. Experience with Hydraulic Side Tippers with BPW axles and quad axle floats.
Post trade experience in the Mining or Heavy Earthmoving industry. Strong communication skills Ability to work autonomously..