Trades Assistant - Track Press

Job Description

At Komatsu Australia you’ll be part of an inclusive culture where all our people thrive, reflected in our purpose: creating value together. We encourage people with diverse backgrounds to apply for this role.

The Opportunity: Seeking a Trade Assistant to assist with the day to day operational activities of the Service Department. Provide a high level of customer service in line with the Komatsu Customer Support Charter.

Duties Include: 

  • Set an example of commitment to safety at all times by actively engaging in all aspects of safety and performance
  • Workshop Bay staging for next set job / tasks
  • Parts prepping and staging for next set tasks
  • Crediting of unused parts and return to warehouse
  • Goods Receipting of inwards goods into workshop including all Sub-C works and parts
  • Assist with maintain tool store register and fixed assets
  • Assist with tooling test and tag inspection schedule for compliance
  • Maintain PPE stock levels in workshop
  • Maintain consumables level in workshop
  • Assist with maintaining 5S workshop standards within the workshop and yard
  • Coordinate waste removal and clean-up of yard
  • Supply practical assistance to minimise equipment down time
  • Provide a high-quality standard of work by using the workshop manual and relevant guidelines
  • Provide well written service reports covering complaint, cause and correction
  • Ensure all timesheets are completed end of shift 
  • Report hazards, incidents and accidents to relevant personnel
  • Assist the Branch in various areas whilst other team members are on annual leave
  • Assist with duties that maybe assigned by your manager or supervisor
  • Assist with duties that maybe assigned by your manager or supervisor
  • Assist with duties that maybe assigned by your manager or supervisor
  • Assist with duties that maybe assigned by your manager or supervisor 

Roster: Monday to Friday 38 hour week

Role Located: Mackay

Komatsu benefits:

  • Families Policy: 16 weeks of paid primary carer parental leave, 4 weeks of secondary carer leave, plus many more family friendly benefits
  • Financial: Company funded Income Protection Insurance
  • Career: Recognition, awards, flexibility, further education studies and internal career development
  • Health: Corporate discount with Bupa, Total Wellbeing Solution with LifeWorks
  • Travel: Discounts with Avis, Qantas, Crown, IHG and travel agents
  • Referral Program: $3000 referral payment for referring a successful new employee to Komatsu

What we are looking for:

  • Hold full Driver’s Licence.
  • Hold/able to obtain relevant High Risk Licences (Forklift / Rigging / EWP etc).
  • Experience and exposure to OEM track press equipment and process - desirable.
  • Ability to demonstrate a basic level of computer literacy.
  • Ability to conduct safe manual handling techniques.
  • Ability to communicate and work with internal departments seamlessly on a daily basis whilst demonstrating an understanding of our customer’s requirements.
  • Ability to demonstrate problem solving skills.
  • Ability to demonstrate adherence to risk assessment process and hazard identification.
  • Ability to complete full pre-employment medical as well as random drug & alcohol testing


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Komatsu offers a zero-harm culture in the workplace and competitive remuneration package. We employ people with different skills, abilities, cultural backgrounds, experiences, preferences, ethnicities and from different generations. Komatsu is endorsed by Work180 and committed to a workplace where women can thrive.