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Heavy Duty Fitter Workshop

WesTrac CAT

Location: Karratha, Port Hedland, Tom Price

Job Type: Full time

Last updated

Be brave, not perfect.
- Reshma Saujani

WesTrac is looking at another hugely successful year in 2020 with upcoming major projects in the pipeline. As a result of this recent growth, we have a Permanent opportunity for a Heavy Duty Fitter to join our team in Port Hedland.

Live where the rest of the state holiday - Excellent family environment with easy access to a wide range of outdoor lifestyle activities - beaches, reef snorkelling, land, creek or deep sea fishing, crabbing, diving, boating, camping and prospecting just to name a few.

Reporting to the Workshop Supervisor, this role will be part of a busy workshop maintaining and repairing Caterpillar products that are brought into the workshop at our Port Hedland branch. Your responsibilities will include 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.

Choose from the below FIFO ex Perth rosters;

12 days on, 9 days off

14 days on, 14 days off

14 days on, 7 days off

or Residential 10:4 options

To be successful the following is required:

  • Australian Recognised Heavy Duty Trade Certificate
  • Extensive diagnostic and fault-finding skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work remotely
  • Ability to work and seek out work opportunities without continuous direct supervision
  • Ability to work effectively within a Team and have a strong commitment to continuous improvement principles
  • CAT Dealership experience and knowledge of CAT machinery and equipment
  • Commitment to working safely at all times

What we offer:

  • Relocation assistance available with housing and utilities provided
  • Opportunity for exposure into field service deployments to assist the field teams with marine engine o/hauls, site based PCR work and warranty response
  • Diverse customer base - mining, marine, construction and agricultural
  • Exposure to warranty diagnosis repairs, components and hyd cylinders
  • Direct interaction with the customers
  • Salary Sacrifice on Airline Memberships, Motor Vehicles and more
  • Discounts with Blackwoods, Apple, JB Hi-Fi, Qantas, Travel Club and more
  • Discounted CAT products
  • Discounted Health Insurance
  • Refer a friend program – work alongside your mates and receive $1000 for each successful referral

If you are interested in joining a progressive company with significant growth in the pipeline, click the ‘Apply’ button today!

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.