Trades Assistant - Track Press

Job Description

At Komatsu Australia you’ll be part of an inclusive culture where all our people thrive, reflected in our purpose: creating value together. We encourage people with diverse backgrounds to apply for this role.

The Opportunity:

We are seeking an experienced Trades Assistant to assist with the day-to-day operational activities of the Track Press team and the Service Department.

As a Trades Assistant you will be an integral part of our track press operations team, you will support knowledgeable experts in the upkeep and assembly of heavy machinery tracks, guaranteeing the optimal functioning of our equipment.

Through practical instruction and guidance, you will acquire significant expertise in track press technology and enhance the dependability and efficiency of our fleet.

Roster: Monday – Friday (38 hours)

Hourly Rate: $36+ (more depending on experience)

Role Located: Mackay Workshop

Komatsu Benefits:

  • Families Policy: 16 weeks of paid primary carer parental leave, 4 weeks of secondary carer leave, plus many more family friendly benefits
  • Financial: Company funded Income Protection Insurance
  • Career: Recognition, awards, flexibility, further education studies and internal career development
  • Health: Corporate discount with Bupa, Total Wellbeing Solution with Telus Health
  • Travel: Discounts with Avis, Qantas, Crown, IHG and travel agents
  • Referral Program: $3000 referral payment for referring a successful new employee to Komatsu

What we are looking for:

  • Possess a high level of mechanical aptitude
  • C classification driver’s licence
  • High-Risk Forklift license
  • Previous experience working with heavy equipment components
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to safety

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Komatsu offers a zero-harm culture in the workplace and competitive remuneration package. We employ people with different skills, abilities, cultural backgrounds, experiences, preferences, ethnicities and from different generations. Komatsu is endorsed by Work180 and committed to a workplace where women can thrive.