Plant Mechanic

Westrac Pty Ltd
Dec. 13, 2019, 6:19 a.m.
Jan. 9, 2020, 7:35 a.m.

About the Role

We are seeking Plant Mechanics to join our on-site crew at Cadia. Reporting to the Site Supervisor, in this role you will perform repairs, maintenance and inspections on customer machines including R3000H loaders, 740B dump trucks, 777G off-highway trucks, and will use your high level of technical skill and expertise to carry out these duties in a safety conscious environment. This work will take place in and around the pit and customer workshop, and will involve some underground work. On offer is a permanent position on an even rotating day and night roster of 7 days on, 7 days off, 7 nights on, 7 days off - 12 hour shifts.

Key Responsibilities

Repairs, maintenance and inspections

Troubleshooting and diagnostics

Awareness of the safety of self and your team mates

Skills & Experience

CERT III Heavy Vehicle / Mobile Plant Qualification 

Previous experience working in surface and underground environments

Excellent diagnostic and repair skills

Familiarity with Caterpillar equipment 

Commitment to maintaining safe work practices


Competitive base hourly rate plus 10% location and 15% shift allowances

On-boarding and welcome day at our Head Office in Newcastle

An additional 2-3 days training where required at our onsite RTO 

Income protection covering you 24/7

Refer a friend program – work alongside your mates and receive $1000 for each successful referral!

Discounts with Blackwoods, Apple, JB Hi-Fi, Qantas, Travel Club and more

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