Field Service Technician / Auto Elec /Heavy Vehicle (Perth) - Perth, Western Australia Australia - 42530

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Job #: 42530
Title: Field Service Technician / Auto Elec /Heavy Vehicle (Perth)
Job Location: Perth, Western Australia - Australia
Remote Job: Unknown
Employment Type:
Salary: $90,000.00 - $115,000.00 - Australian Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes



  • Company provided Vehicle/Laptop/Phone along with great remuneration benefits
  • Autonomy within your role - we’ve got the bull you take the horns 
  • Relocation assistance provided


The Field Service Technician - Mining will work along with a dedicated team in supplying high quality installation and service of GPS hardware on a wide range of mining and landfill equipment. The role will require you to work in varying and challenging locations. 

This is a full-time permanent role, with opportunity for an ongoing employment (either full-time or contract extension). It is based at our Perth Office in Balcatta.

The Field Service Technician-Mining will conduct HP GPS installations and Weighing System solutions and repairs on the following machines and equipment:

  • Light Trucks, Utes
  • Loaders (Komatsu, Hitachi, Leibherr, Volvo, Case)
  • Dozers (Cat, Komatsu)
  • Graders (Cat, Komatsu, John Deere)
  • Excavators (Komatsu, Hitachi, Leibherr, Volvo , Cat)
  • Drill Rigs (CAT, Atlas Copco and Sandvik)
  • Dump Trucks (CAT, Komatsu , Hitachi)
  • Base station install and setup
  • Repeater install and setup
  • WIFI mesh and network configurations
  • Site communication networks and radio solutions

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Proactive focus toward safety and hazard identification
  • Reading Electrical and Hydraulic schematics
  • Sourcing technical information from available reference manuals, OEM and computer- based systems.
  • Complying with drawings and instructions for new installations.
  • Complying with SWMS / JHA’s and relevant safety procedures both onsite and in workshops
  • Installing and removing of components.
  • Conducting technical inspections and job estimations.
  • Undertaking maintenance, diagnostic and troubleshooting (repair based) activities.
  • Installation of HPGPS and FMS systems on heavy mining and landfill equipment
  • Updating software and firmware remotely and on site
  • Assisting customer sites with project creation and surveying 
  • Fabrication and modification of mounting brackets 
  • Undertaking administration tasks, like Pre-starts, job sheets, timesheets, client reports, Job Safety Analysis (JSA’s) etc
  • Maintain records and complete reports, paperwork and data input as required


How to Apply

If you think you have the above qualities, are looking for a new challenge, and believe you have what it takes to drive a team to succeed consistently, please forward your resume, along with a cover letter, by clicking on the apply button below. 


About you:

  • Must have at least 3 years of relevant working experience in the same industry and capacity
  • Valid C class driver's licence 
  • HR license preferred
  • EWP and Work at Heights Qualifications preferred
  • Australian Recognised Trade Qualification preferred in either Mechanical or electrical fields