Heavy Duty Mechanic

$111,272 yearly
  • City of Karratha
  • City of Karratha, Welcome Road, Karratha WA, Australia
  • Jan 04, 2021
Full time Engineering, Architecture, and Construction

Job Description




$111,272 p.a.

The City of Karratha is offering an exciting opportunity for an experienced and self-motivated Heavy Duty Mechanic to join our team. This position is based in Karratha, offering an attractive salary and a range of other benefits including, but not limited to:

  • Allowances
  • 13% Superannuation
  • Wellness Program
  • Fortnightly RDO

The Heavy Duty Mechanic is responsible for undertaking day to day workshop activities as directed, including servicing, repair and maintenance of all City plant & equipment comprising small plant, light vehicles, heavy truck and earthmoving equipment.

The successful candidates will possess:

  • Relevant Trade Certificate
  • Forklift Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Automotive Air Conditioning Certificate - desirable
  • Demonstrated understanding of Plant Fire Suppressant Systems - desirable
  • Current HR class driver’s licence
  • National (or Federal) Police Certificate (no more than 6 months old)

Candidates that also have either welding or auto electrical experience will be highly regarded.

Applications are to include a CV, completed application form, and a covering letter (max 2 pages) indicating your ability to meet the role requirements.

For enquiries about this position, please contact Sarah Corker or Jenna Cunningham on (08) 9186 8543.

Applications are to be received by no later than 4.00pm, Friday, 29th January 2021. They are to be marked “Private and Confidential” and emailed to hr@karratha.wa.gov.au, delivered to our Admin Office on Welcome Road or sent via post to PO Box 219 Karratha WA, 6714.

** Previous applicants need not apply**


Position Downloads

  • Application Form
  • Position Description
  • Conditions of Employment

Job Closing Date

Jan 29, 2021