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Competitive wages + overtime, allowances

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Other, Trades

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Thu May 27, 2021
Posted Date


Wed Apr 28, 2021

Job Summary

Location Queanbeyan NSW
Long-term work
Must be experienced
Hard-working, physically fit
Strong work ethic & pride in workmanship
Drivers licence & own transport

Job Description

The job is located at Queanbeyan NSW


About the role

Our continued growth offers opportunities for experienced Hydraulic Technicians/Fitters to work in a hydraulic engineering environment in Queanbeyan NSW, AUSTRALIA.

On offer is variety and unique and interesting projects. This role is ideally suited to an individual who thrives on technical challenges. As an enthusiastic, and highly productive and reliable team member, some of your key duties will include:

  • Maintenance & repair work on a broad range of fixed & mobile hydraulic equipment;

  • Carry out general machining and/or mechanical bench work;

  • Repair/refurbish hydraulic cylinders;

  • Reading & interpreting schematic diagrams to effectively troubleshoot problems on a wide range of industrial equipment;

  • Use test equipment to methodically isolate and diagnose faults including: closed loop, open loop; pressure comp, load sensed, hydraulic & electronic proportional control;

  • Installation & commissioning of hydraulic systems;

  • Fit-up, programming & servicing of the World's No.1 crane brand;

  • Carry out routine service & safety inspections on mobile equipment;

  • Accurately complete reports & documentation

Benefits and perks

Who better to work for than a leading hydraulic engineering company established for 30 years with a great reputation for customer service and ‘Expertise You Can Trust’! Providing hydraulic, engineering and product support services to a wide range of industries, we are also an authorised dealer for Palfinger – the World’s No.1 vehicle loading crane brand.

Join a small professional and enthusiastic team and enjoy the following benefits:

  • Long term, secure employment;

  • Continuous opportunities to learn about the latest equipment and leading hydraulic products;

  • Opportunities to work on unique machines and diverse range of engineering projects;

  • Competitive wages + overtime, allowances, laundered uniform & all PPE provided;

  • Free onsite parking

  • Canberra/Queanbeyan has all the city benefits - 2hrs to the beach - 2 hrs to the snow - 1st class educational facilities.

Skills and experience

  • Demonstrate a high level of engineering & hydraulic technical knowledge with confidence to work independently;

  • Minimum Certificate III in Engineering Mechanical Trade or similar;

  • Hands-on experience in engineering/machine shop functions;

  • Post trade Fluid Power qualifications with the ability to read & apply hydraulic schematics;

  • Experience in the fundamentals of maintenance practices & high level of fault-finding skills;

  • Strong work ethic & pride in workmanship

  • Drivers licence & own transport

**SKILLED VISA APPROVED** applicants welcome