Fitter / Machinist

Transdev Australasia

Location: Sydney

Job Type: Full time


The Role

An opportunity has become available for a qualified Fitter/Machinist to join our Assets Management team here at Transdev Sydney Ferries. As the qualified fitter you will be providing assistance to the Supervisors, and other tradespersons in the maintenance and repair of vessels within Transdev Sydney Ferries.

A large part of this role will have the capacity to work in a multi-disciplinary team and working within time constraints. This role could see you working on servicing & maintenance of diesel engine systems one time, the next working on dismantling & re-assembly of pumps, motors, valves, and its related components.

You will play a key role in identifying, eliminating or controlling of workplace hazards and notifying relevant workplace committee and Line Manager for action.

This role will be permanent full time and will be based in our Balmain Shipyard, however you may be required to work in different locations such as Circular Quay, Barangaroo, Manly, and Inner Harbour Wharves.

About you

We are looking for someone who is a trade certified fitter (Cert III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade (Fitting/Machining)) with great problem solving and fault finding abilities, someone whose worked within the marine and/or industrial environment. Someone mechanically minded with a regard for safety, who’s curious and has a genuine eagerness to learn. Great coordination and time management skills will be required for this role so that asset management activities are met within deadlines as per our KPI’s.

This role will suit someone naturally collaborative and offers to other teams when you can see a need, building strong working relationships both internally and with external contractors.

The benefits for you

In addition to working in the iconic Transdev Sydney Ferries business, you will also be part of the broader Transdev global public transport brand. Transdev is a rapidly growing business and offers great career development opportunities.

  • A genuine work culture that embraces diversity and employee feedback
  • We are proudly an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality

About Transdev

Transdev is a world leader in the operation of passenger transport services. We operate in 19 countries around the world, with 83,000 employees and manage 41,000 vehicles. We are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce which reflects the community and the customers we serve.

Our values and beliefs

As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to reflecting the diversity of the communities we serve. We support applications from people representing all diversity groups and ages such as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTI, people with disabilities, religious beliefs, and ethnicity. We also have an uncompromising attitude to the safety of our employees, clients and customers.


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