High Voltage Electrician

  • Company:
    Hitachi Construction Machinery
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    21 hours ago
  • Category:
    Skilled Labor

About Us

Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) is a leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment. At the heart of HCA’s trusted and reliable equipment range lies a team of talented and dedicated people committed to providing industry-leading after sales service and reliable solutions.

The Opportunity

With strong growth in the Northern Queensland region and our mining customer operations, we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced High Voltage electrician to join the team based in Townsville. In this role, your key focus will be to provide preventative and breakdown maintenance on Electric Drive Hitachi Haul Trucks. With unlimited access to technical support and OEM level training, you will be well equipped to perform your best when performing diagnostic evaluations and component fault analytics on quality earthmoving machinery.

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Ensure the HCA Safety Culture is embraced, displayed and driven from within – safety takes priority over everything else
  • Hold relevant Australian (or Australian recognised) electrical trade qualifications with high voltage experience
  • Have great knowledge and understanding of Dump trucks and High Voltage electrical fault finding & diagnosis on AC & DC Motors – Specific exposure to Hitachi equipment, KATO or Siemens Motors will be a distinct advantage
  • Have a strong work ethic, providing quality and timely customer outcomes
  • Have good communication and customer service skills with the ability to build long term relationships
  • Benefits

    Work with a global leader and make a big difference in a company that stands in its own right. We are offering:

  • A rewarding pay rate + the opportunity to earn company biannual bonuses
  • Permanent Full Time Position in a leading OEM with long term job security
  • Genuine life / work balance working on a 7 on / 7 off roster mainly on the day shift
  • Ongoing training and opportunities for upskilling with access to the latest technologies
  • Career progression opportunities based on merit
  • Supportive management who value your input in finding new and improved ways to achieving success
  • Be a part of a leading OEM that genuinely values its employees and ensures everyone is happy and safe at work!
  • Here at Hitachi, we believe that success comes from the partnership of our market-leading products and the quality of our people.