Heavy vehicle fitters

Type:Casual/vacationDate:March 28th, 2018Salary:*Excellent Opportunity * Potential Full time roleLocation:Perth, WAContact:justin@surepeople.net.auGreat Rates2 month contract – Possibility to go long termFamily Friendly BusinessClientOur client (since 1936) is still to this day building quality transport equipment for the transportation, mining, and resources industries. Such equipment includes a wide range of trucks and trailers, tippers, low loaders, dollies, flat tops, skels and extendables for the Australian market, and also offer a comprehensive repairs and modifications service.The RoleCurrently seeking experienced fitters with good knowledge of brakes, hydraulics, and auto electrics. Located at our manufacturing workshop in Spearwood WA, the successful persons will be required to carry out a range of mixed fitting related tasks on new heavy vehicles (truck trailers) and related equipment.This is a contract role which goes for around 2 months, however the right candidate will be asked to stay long term.Skills & KnowledgeReporting to the area supervisor the successful person is expected to engage in a range of tasks that may include;Hydraulics:Fit hydraulic cylinders, hydraulic hoses and hydraulic fittings to semi tipping trailersMake hydraulic hoses and hydraulic pipes and fit to equipmentFit hydraulic cylinders, PTO, pump, valves, hoses and fittings to new/ used trucksFit pneumatic brake kits to semi trailers. Air tanks, brake valves, brake boosters, air hose’s and fittingsTest hydraulic and brake systems on trucks and trailers for correct operation.Auto Electrics:Fit electrical harness, lights, plugs and sockets to new semi trailersFit cab switch controls and wiring to truck dashboard to operate tipping equipment and accessories.Fit lights and electrics to new truck bodiesDiagnose, fault find and repair electrical problems to semi trailers.Welding:General welding and fabricating.QualificationsIt is beneficial that the successful candidate have;Relevant trade qualification,Have sound knowledge of heavy vehicles and/or plant equipment,Have good knowledge hydraulic & automotive electrical systems,Good knowledge of welding and fabricating experience,The ability to diagnose faults, generate solutions and work semi autonomously,Have the ability to learn correct procedures & processes,Good working knowledge of OS&H and Environmental practicesIf you believe you match what this role needs, then please APPLY Now. please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.Sure People Solutions prides itself on being an equal opportunity employer and encourages all suitably qualified candidates to apply.