Fitter Mechanic

Job Description

Company description:

Coates is Australia's largest equipment hire company with over 130 years of experience in industry, supplying to a wide variety of markets including Engineering and Building Construction & Maintenance, Mining & Resources, Manufacturing, Government, and Events.

Job description:

At Coates, A Job is never just a Job – It’s Progress.


Take responsibility for the safe, effective and efficient maintenance, service, overhaul and repair of our extensive range of hire equipment and machinery.


As a Fitter Mechanic based at our Coates QAL facility in Gladstone, you'll play a crucial role in helping to ensure hire equipment at the branch is ready, fit and safe for hire. A key focus of the role is providing exceptional customer service to Coates customers, as well as ensuring a high standard of safety. 


About your responsibilities:

•    Demonstrate Safety Leadership contributing to Coates Safety First - Zero Harm safety culture
•    Diagnose and repair mechanical faults across a variety of equipment 
•    Ensure appropriate stock levels of spare parts are available 
•    Ensure paper work is completed for service or repair work; maintain service records. 
•    Ensure operational downtime is kept to a minimum. 


About you: 

As well as having amazing customer service skills and a can-do, flexible attitude, you will ideally have:
•    Must be trade qualified and have a current forklift ticket
•    EWP ticket will be highly regarded
•    Experience with petrol and diesel motors, hydraulics pneumatics and basic electrical skills 
•    Effective time management and attention to detail
•    Troubleshooting, diagnostic and preventative maintenance skills 
•    A commitment to safety on the job 


If you live and breathe safety and uphold safe work practices at all times we welcome your application. 


You can make it happen.