Field Service Technician
LiftRite Hire & Sales is a materials handling company providing solutions to customers across the mining, construction, agriculture and warehousing sectors. Locally operated and locally run, LiftRite has recently become part of the Manitou Group, world renown for their quality products. We supply and provide after sales support for Manitou, Gehl, Kalmar and Kobelco equipment to a large customer base and our own hire fleet, including forklifts from 1.5 to 42 ton, excavators, skid steers and Tele-handlers.
Reporting to Field Service Supervisor
Based in Canning Vale
In-house and OEM training provided
The successful applicant will be responsible for carrying out mechanical repairs, servicing, and scheduled and preventative maintenance to customer equipment and our hire fleet throughout the Perth metropolitan area.
The role would require the successful applicant to have a willingness to work flexible hours and after-hours work.
Carryout repairs, maintenance and servicing, on a range of materials handling equipment
Completion of in field diagnosis and repairs
Completing warranty repair work and reports
Identifying and recommending preventative maintenance on equipment
Ordering of parts, accounting for parts on service / repair reports, and returning unused parts to stock
Maintaining safe work practices and a safe work environment
Australian recognised Plant Mechanic or Diesel Mechanic Trade Qualification with a minimum of 3 – 5 years post trade experience
Experience in repair, servicing and maintenance in the materials handling / construction industries
Excellent diagnostic and fault finding skills
Good working knowledge of hydraulics and an intermediate understanding of auto electrics
Current C Class Licence
Ability to work successfully as part of a team, autonomously and unsupervised
Excellent customer service skills
Forklift, Elevated Work Platform, Gas Fitting – LPG systems, Air Conditioning, Working at Heights licences / tickets
We offer a friendly work environment and the opportunity to participate in our training programs to build upon your skills and expertise.
Applications close 23rd October 2018
LiftRite Hire & Sales reserves the right to commence the recruitment process before the closing date