Heavy Diesel Mechanic – Workshop

  • Full Time

Website Kimberley Regional Service Providers

About this Job

Kimberley Regional Service Providers (KRSP) provides a range of quality services including maintenance, repair, and capital works to utility services including power, water, and wastewater essential service infrastructure that improve the quality of life for Indigenous people living in remote areas of the Kimberley Region of Western Australia.

With a head office and workshop in Broome and regional Kimberley locations including Fitzroy Crossing and Kununurra, KRSP has a reputation for technical innovation, reliability, quality of workmanship, and professional services.

About the position:

This position offers the opportunity to join a dedicated team and utilise your diverse skills working on a variety of equipment.

Reporting to the Workshop Supervisor, the Heavy Diesel Mechanic is an integral part of KRSP’s operational team who contributes to our success by ensuring the reliable availability of KRSP’s fleet of mobile equipment.

Key responsibilities of the role:

  • Complete scheduled servicing of trucks, earthmoving equipment, and mobile plant
  • Undertake preventative maintenance activities
  • Participate in fault finding and failure diagnosis as required
  • Attend to emergency breakdown repairs
  • Recommend initiatives to enhance efficiency and plant reliability
  • Complete necessary electronic and manual documentation

About you:

We are seeking an experienced and motivated heavy diesel mechanic who has a proven track record in a similar position Your ability to demonstrate a high work ethic and safe work practices together with your positive mindset in dealing with work and people will be highly regarded.

To be successful in this role you require:

  • HD trade qualification
  • Thorough knowledge of trucks, earthmoving and mobile plant mechanics and technologies
  • Advanced fault finding and diagnostic ability
  • Current MR driver’s license – preferred but not essential

Location:

This is a permanent, residential role based at our Broome workshop. Local Kimberley residents are encouraged to apply as are candidates who would consider relocating to the Broome region.

Benefits:

This is a permanent full-time position. A competitive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

KRSP is a secure company that has provided essential and municipal services to Aboriginal Communities for over 20 years including the delivery of significant capital works projects throughout Western Australia. Opportunities exist for career development and advancement.

Join a company where your contribution is appreciated and benefits the wider community.

KRSP is committed to diversity and equal opportunity. Our culture incorporates and respects the Aboriginal heritage of the Kimberley. Aboriginal candidates are encouraged to apply for this position.

How to apply:

When submitting an application please include a cover letter and current resume. All applications will be handled in strict confidence.

Queries can be directed to hr@krsp.com.au

You must have the right to work and live in Australia to be considered for this position.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted regarding this role.

Candidates will be considered via direct application only. Recruitment consultancies are respectfully requested not to submit applications for this role.

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