Indigenous Heavy Diesel Fitter (Field Service)

Industry: Trades & Services

Location: Gold Coast Mc QLD

Date Listed: 23 Feb 2021

Close Date: 5 Mar 2021

Shadforth is one of the largest family-owned civil contractors in Queensland. They are comprised of a strong and committed team, delivering projects across Queensland and New South Wales. Shadforth places enormous value on its strong track record of delivering on time and on budget across all different types of civil projects.

Position Description:

Shadforths are currently seeking a suitably qualified Heavy Diesel Fitter (Field Service). This position will be based in the Southern Gold Coast region. You will be a trade qualified, ideally with post-trade experience in mobile plant, including hydraulic and electrical knowledge. You will enjoy the independence of working in the field, knowing that further technical support is a phone call away.
Ideally, you will have come from a quarrying, construction, mining or forestry background, with experience working on all types of machinery. Candidates providing 3 plus years experience in earthmoving, forestry or mobile equipment.


Australian recognised trade qualification
Extensive Experience on Caterpillar and Komatsu equipment Essential
Proficient computer skills in MS office, CAT SIS & Komtrax
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work as part of a team and autonomously
Strong commitment to working at a high standard with emphasis on quality workmanship & work ethics
Committed to workplace health & safety
Reliable, self-motivated with good time management skills
Enjoy working on your own and thinking on your feet
Proven ability to be self-motivated, a self-starter and to work unsupervised
Working knowledge of Caterpillar parts and service systems & computer diagnostics
Hold a current Drivers and Light Rigid Licence (heavy vehicle licence is also highly regarded
Confident in passing a drug and alcohol test
Prescreening with IWS required

If you meet these requirements and are interested in the position, please apply below with your COVER LETTER and RESUME.

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***Please note only candidates that are successful in moving to the next stage of recruitment will be contacted further***

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