Position Details
Reference Number 14029
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Location Ashby Operations Centre
Hours per fortnight 76.00
About the city The City of Wanneroo is one of the fastest growing local governments in Australia. The City offers many exciting and diverse career opportunities. If you are the kind of person who would thrive on being part of a team focused on positively contributing to the local community, you are encouraged to apply for the following current vacancy.
Position Summary

Mechanic (2 x positions)

 

  • Permanent Full Time
  • Salary from $61,717 to $77,151 PA

  

The City of Wanneroo is seeking two qualified, experienced heavy duty mechanics to undertake all facets of repairs and maintenance of the City's fleet assets. The assets to be maintained include light plant, construction equipment and waste collection trucks.

 

To be successful in this position applicants must also posses:

  • A Trade Certificate in Heavy Duty Mechanics (On Highway preferred);
  • Post-trade experience in Heavy Duty equipment servicing/repair, particularly multi-functional hydraulic systems; and
  • An HR class vehicle licence (WA issue).

The ideal applicant will be able to work on combinations of machines or equipment which utilises complex electronic, mechanical and fluid power principles.

 

Hours of work rotate weekly between two shifts:  6:00am to 3:00pm and 1:00pm to 10pm Monday to Friday on a nine-day fortnight.

 

Due to the requirements of this role, applicants must be willing to undergo a pre-employment medical assessment to determine their fitness to carry out the duties of this position (which includes a drug & alcohol test). Should you have any queries regarding the requirements of the position or the medical assessment required for this role, please do not hesitate to contact the City.

 

To apply for this position, you must provide evidence of your right to work in Australia and be willing to provide a National Police Clearance no older than six months.

Position Attributes Essential: Trade Certificate in Heavy Duty Mechanics (On Highway preferred)
Essential: Post-trade experience in Heavy Duty equipment servicing/repair, particularly multi-functional hydraulic systems.
Essential: HR class vehicle licence (WA issue).
Statement The City of Wanneroo is committed to developing an equitable and diverse workforce which is representative of our community. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, young people, people with culturally diverse backgrounds and people with a disability are strongly encouraged to apply.

The City only accepts applications direct from the individual and not via recruitment agencies unless expressly invited.

No time extensions will be given. Canvassing of councillors will disqualify.
Contact Person Paul Winton
Contact Number 94055215
Closing Date 23 March 2017
Position Description
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