Mobile Plant Mechanic Apprenticeship

Job Description

About Us

Hitachi Construction Machinery (Australia) Pty Ltd is a leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment. At the heart of our machines, our talented and dedicated employees are committed to providing industry-leading after sales service and reliable solutions. We are dedicated to supporting our people, rewarding successes and helping individuals grow. We offer a career path with the future in mind, providing training and development opportunities to help us achieve quality standards. We inspire a safe and healthy working environment through our safety and wellness campaigns so that we can all 'See You Tomorrow'.

Come and discover the opportunity to join the team at Hitachi. We are here for the long haul.

Our Culture


A career at Hitachi provides the opportunity for you to make a difference. You will be a part of a global OEM renown for inspiring innovation, technology and a sustainable future.

Our vision, mission and values is to provide quality in everything we do, with the goal of total customer satisfaction. Guided by our leadership principles, we value our people through open communication and feedback so that you can contribute purposefully towards Hitachi's continued success.

We proudly partner with key charities who make significant positive impacts in paediatric health, indigenous education, mental health and cancer research. Additionally, Hitachi commits to protecting our environment through local initiatives which contribute towards global sustainability goals, ensuring that we leave the world a better place.

The Opportunity

As part of our 2023 Apprenticeship Intake, we are offering the Nationally Accredited Trade Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology (Heavy Duty Diesel Fitter) based in Emerald. To be successful in this role you will be mechanically minded, have a genuine passion for the industry and be determined to succeed. This exceptional opportunity is perfect for someone who is hungry to learn and wanting to develop a fulfilling and long-term career.

What's in it for you?

We will equip you with the skills and knowledge to diagnose, service and repair a range of Hitachi equipment - hydraulic excavators and dump trucks to name a few!

In this apprenticeship, you will see firsthand how our commitment to safety is prioritised and embedded into everyday life.

When you choose an apprenticeship with us, you will receive world-class training, working with and learning from some of the best people in the industry. Hitachi also offers:

  • The chance to work on market leading construction and mining equipment with Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) level training
  • Supportive management who want to see you succeed
  • Friendly, goal orientated team culture
  • The opportunity to work with the latest technologies and technical advancements in the industry
  • State of the art facilities and a commitment to safe working conditions
  • Subsidised tools
  • Potential to earn bi-annual bonuses
  • A culture based on recognition of effort

By the end of the program you will have all the right tools in your toolbox to start a career as a fully qualified tradesperson, with the opportunity to progress your career with Hitachi nationwide!

So what are you waiting for? Apply Now and submit your resume for consideration. Here at Hitachi, we believe that success comes from the partnership of our market-leading products and the quality of our people. We are an equal opportunity employer, do not discriminate on any basis and whole-heartedly value diversity at our company.

Please note, Applications for this role will conclude on 24th of August 2022.