Qualified Fitter Technician
Hydraulic Fitter Technician Mining Job Perth WA
Cooper Fluid Systems supply, install and service hydraulic and lubrication equipment to mining and other associated industries. They are part of the Coventry Group Ltd, a distributor of industrial fasteners, fluid systems, cabinet hardware and gaskets operating throughout Australia and New Zealand who employ approximately 530 people within a network of 72 branches.
A fantastic and rare opportunity exists for an experienced Hydraulic and Lubrication Fitter to join a fast paced hydraulic workshop.
Working as part of a busy but highly motivated team they are looking for a Qualified Fitter with the following skills:
- The ability to do site work (Perth metro & surrounding areas)
- Significant experience in the overhaul, diagnosis and repair of hydraulic cylinders, motors, pumps and valves
- Outstanding customer service skills
- A disciplined and mature work ethic and the ability to work unsupervised
- Post Trade Qualifications in Hydraulics or Pneumatics will be highly regarded
- Occasional short duration mine site travel will be required
Remuneration will be commensurable with experience. If you are a results orientated person and looking for a challenging position in a dynamic market then we invite you to apply. This is a great opportunity for a Qualified Fitter and Turner, Diesel Fitter or Hydraulics Technician with significant experience in the above fields.
Candidates with the following skills and attributes will be highly regarded:
- Exceptional communication & organisational skills
- Hydraulic Design and Diagnosis experience
- Working knowledge of AS5062 and AS185,1 relative to fire protection
- Experience with lubrication and refuelling systems
Hydraulic Fitter Technician Mining Job Perth WA
They are a National and well respected Hydraulic and Lubrication company looking to grow there team with people who share their values and are looking for career progression.
- Pay a competitive salary, additional site rates and an Incentive Scheme
- Supply mobile phone, Ipad and work required vehicle (mine ready utes)
- Support a work-life balance
Cooper Fluid Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to safe work practices and a safe working environment. Considering the duties associated with this role, potential employees may be subject to a pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol testing, a police check and psychometric assessment.
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The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.
The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.
The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.
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