• Full Time

Website Kimberley Regional Service Providers

About this Job

Who are KRSP
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 the remote areas of the Kimberley Region of Western Australia.

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

About the role
We are seeking an experienced and motivated Workshop Supervisor to join the team in our Broome Workshop.

The Workshop Supervisor is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the workshop, managing a team of up to 5 tradespeople to provide regular servicing and maintenance of KRSP vehicles, plant and equipment.

The Workshop Supervisor is a crucial role and will assist in making a significant impact on the day to day lives of members of communities serviced by KRSP.

Key responsibilities of the role:

  • Managing and coordinating repairs and maintenance to a large fleet of vehicles, plant and equipment
  • On occasion undertaking mechanical works to vehicles, plant and equipment as required
  • Day to day operations of the workshop, including stock and parts ordering
  • Management, technical advice and supervision of workshop staff
  • Training and support of apprentices
  • Occasional site / field support (as required)
  • Ensuring all safety regulations and procedures are up to date, and supported by the workshop team

This is a permanent, residential role based at our Broome office. Local residents or candidates willing to consider relocating to Broome are encouraged to apply.

What you will need
An ability to demonstrate a high work ethic, integrity, and safe work practices together with a positive mindset.

Essential criteria: 

  • Strong leadership and mentoring skills \
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience leading a team and managing a workshop
  • Relevant mechanical trade qualification
  • Well-developed communication and time management skills
  • White Card
  • Current C class driver’s licence
  • National Police Clearance
  • Unrestricted working rights in Australia

Desirable criteria: 

  • Experience with a variety of plant, vehicles (heavy and light) and civil earth moving equipment
  • Light rigid driver’s licence
  • First aid qualification

Recruitment agencies are respectfully requested not to submit applications for this role.

To apply for this job please visit www.seek.com.au.