Heavy Mining Equipment (HME) / Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) Technician's – Mechanical or Electrical


Location: Western Australia

Job Type: Full time


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UGL heavy maintenance facility based in Bassendean Perth, are seeking applications for Heavy Mining Equipment (HME) / Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) Technician's – Mechanical or Electrical, for overhaul activities on wheel motors and alternators. These positions will be a permanent full time opportunities working on a rotational shift basis, 3 week roster cycle working 10 and 12 hour day and afternoon shifts (some mid week days off and 1 Saturday in every 3 weeks, no Sundays).

About the role

  • Disassemble, inspect, requalify, assemble and test of HME/OHV wheel motors and alternators
  • Measure and inspect critical journals
  • Cleaning of assemblies and parts
  • Requalification inspections of bearings and gears
  • Ensure active involvement in Lean practices
  • A strong commitment to maintaining a safety environment
  • Engagement and commitment to UGL OneHSE culture
  • Extensive in-house training provided

About You

  • Relevant Mechanical or Electrical trade qualification e.g. Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanic, Mechanical Fitter or Electrical fitter.
  • Heavy mining equipment (HME) maintenance (Komatsu 930, 830, 730, CAT MT4400) or component overhaul experience (wheel motors, alternators, traction motors, gearboxes, hoists, spindles)
  • High level of mechanical aptitude
  • Desirable to have experience with industrial gear boxes, brakes, wheel motors and/or alternators
  • Strong communication skills. Both oral and written
  • A valid driver’s license

What we offer

  • Family friendly company
  • Full time permanent role
  • Competitive hourly rate according to Bassendean Enterprise Agreement
  • Diverse opportunities to grow, back yourself and achieve
  • A change to join a 6,000 strong organization owned by the CIMIC Group, one of the world’s leading international contractors
  • Opportunity for occasional mine site work
  • Movement within UGL Bassendean department

What makes you right for UGL

  • Genuine concern for safety
  • Capacity to flourish in a high-performance environment
  • An innovative mindset and willingness to challenge the norm
  • You believe success and value driven by real teams where everyone has a role to play

As a diversified services organization, UGL appreciates the diversity and richness of its people, and seeks to create inclusive environments that promote your talent and skills.

If you are confident you have the skills and knowledge to fulfil this role, then please apply now via the button.

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