Field Service Plant Mechanic

Westrac Pty Ltd
Nov. 21, 2020, 8:37 a.m.
Dec. 17, 2020, 5:46 p.m.

About the Role

At WesTrac we have an ongoing high volume of work in providing service to our customers in the Tamworth and North West NSW region. In this role you will deliver a high standard of field service support to our customers in the service, maintenance and repair of Caterpillar equipment.

As such we are looking for multiple Field Service Plant Mechanics to join us in the below areas and focuses:

Gunnedah – Mining equipment

Narrabri – Mining equipment

Moree – Civil and construction equipment

We have a variety of rosters available and will discuss what works for you based on your circumstances, and the requirements of our customers. Applicants located in surrounding areas or willing to relocate will be considered.

We are a values-based organisation, and our core values of Safety, Pride, Accountability, Respect and Customer are the foundation of our culture.

Whether you are fresh out of your apprenticeship or a highly experienced field service technician, we will happily consider your fit for our team.

Key Responsibilities

Performing repairs, maintenance and inspections on a range of Caterpillar customer equipment

Diagnosing and reporting for preventative maintenance

Autonomously providing solutions, service and satisfaction to our customers

Skills & Experience

Heavy mechanical trade qualification, ideally Cert III Mobile Plant Qualification (including Certificate of Proficiency)

Several years post-trade experience or fresh out of apprenticeship with the right attitude 

Caterpillar product knowledge and maintenance experience 

Excellent stand-alone diagnostic and repair skills with a strong commitment to service excellence 

Excellent attitude to your work, and dedication to safe work practices 

Ability to travel regionally as required to perform required duties


Competitive base hourly rate + 15% field service allowance

15% shift allowance subject to roster

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

On-boarding and welcome day at our head office in Newcastle, plus supplementary training at our RTO

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