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Sales and product service

Service Technician

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions

Fitter / Service Technician - Orange, New South Wales

Our Company and Culture

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a global leading supplier of equipment and tools, parts, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries. The Sandvik Group has approximately 44,000 employees in more than 150 countries.

We conduct business in a sustainable and responsible manner. To achieve this, we always act in line with our high ethical standards, putting safety first and always showing consideration for the environment and the communities in which we operate. The safety and well-being of our employees and the environment are our core values. Finally, we care about others and build relationships based on honesty, respect and trust.

At Sandvik, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, and we encourage applications from women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

The role

We are currently seeking enthusiastic and strong performing fitters to join our Orange workshop team.

As a Service Technician, you will be performing machine inspections, decommissioning reports, full machine rebuilds, component rebuilds, preventative maintenance, and repairs of a range of specialist mining equipment with OEM product training available to support you in the onboarding process.

Areas of responsibility

  • Report all incidents, injuries and hazards immediately to your Supervisor and through the designated reporting systems of Sandvik and our customers (where applicable).

  • Determine equipment condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identifying worn and damaged components and parts.

  • Correct deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling, disassembling, and replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, parts, or systems.

  • Provide daily feedback and reports to supervisor on progress of work measured against schedule.

  • Complete commissioning of new and repaired equipment/components.

  • Enhance the service department and Sandvik’s reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing work to quality standards, maintaining accurate records of each repair performed and exploring opportunities to add value through continuous improvement practices.

  • Participating in learning and development opportunities and support the development of others within the team through knowledge sharing and collaboration.

  • Deal with clients, suppliers and other employees professionally - always.

  • Ensure workshop and vehicle (where applicable) is clean and good housekeeping standards are maintained.

  • Actively participate in ongoing learning for new and emerging equipment and technologies.

Your Profile

  • Mechanical background and relevant trade certification.

  • Previous experience maintaining mobile mining equipment.

  • C Class Driver Licence.

  • Proactive, self-motivated and demonstrates initiative.

  • Ability to think outside the box and find solutions.

  • Strong and proven safety culture.

  • Strong customer service focus and motivation to achieve targets and goals.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Solid computer literacy.

You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job & the ability to pass a pre-employment medical.

What we offer

  • 7/7 roster (rotating day and night shift), 12.25 hour days or 5/2.

  • Highly competitive wages, additional allowances, and annual bonus.

  • Phone, iPad, and uniform provided.

  • Favourable Superannuation contribution above statutory requirement (11.4% or 12%).

  • Employee Benefits Program including salary sacrifice options, a company-wide bonus scheme, and Length of Service Recognition program.

  • Employee Referral Program that pays up to $5,000 per successful referral.

  • Company funded paid parental leave which includes superannuation contributions during the leave period.

  • Training opportunities for employees – from internal programs to contributions towards external studies.

  • A Sandvik Wellness Program for employees’ who want to improve their health and wellbeing.

Sandvik is proud to be a Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women. If you would like to know more information about how we are supporting our employees, you can view our policies and benefits on the Work180 website.

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Monique King

+61 438 641 791