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Diesel Technician – Workshop Mechanic - Tomago / Newcastle - $5,000 sign on bonus!!

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We are looking for a talented Mechanical technician with either a light vehicle or heavy commercial qualification to join our high performing workshop team.

Specialising in Heavy Vehicle service, repairs and maintenance across mining, on-highway trucks, industrial and power generation applications at our modern state of the art Tomago facility located just 30mins from Newcastle and the Hunter Valley.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Deliver a first-class service to our customers
  • Complete service, repairs and maintenance of heavy diesel products in our workshop
  • Support engine rebuilds
  • Diagnose and repair various engines predominately across mining, on-highway, industrial and power generation
  • Ensure adherence to all relevant Health Safety & Environmental policies, procedures and legislation and report any issues / incidents to the Workshop Manager
  • Complete required documentation, such as service worksheets, timesheets, warranty claims, quality documents via handwritten forms or business system input screens
  • Be part of a community of like-minded individuals, who value your input & are open to all viewpoints & communication


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • Mechanical trades qualified as a Heavy or Light Vehicle Mechanic (to Australian standards)
  • Previous repairs and maintenance assistance with Marine, Power Generation, On Highway Truck, Mining, Construction or Agriculture
  • Cummins or Diesel engine experience is desirable but not necessary
  • Solid diagnostic capabilities
  • Be a team player & be prepared to adhere to Cummins Policies
  • Ensure adherence to all relevant Health Safety & Environmental policies, procedures, and legislation, reporting any issues / incidents to shift supervisors
  • First class onsite technical training facility providing training current and new product release as well as travelling to various locations for training is readily available


Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive hourly rate paid as a permanent salary
  • Relocation assistance offered from anywhere in Australia
  • $5000 sign on bonus (Conditions apply)
  • Overtime penalties
  • Safety equipment / PPE provided
  • Uniforms provided and laundered
  • Tool allowance
  • Comprehensive Cummins product training provided
  • Income Protection continuance insurance
  • Discounts with select private health insurance, PC software/hardware and a range of vehicles
  • Annual remuneration review
  • Participation in an annual variable compensation (bonus) program
  • A range of personal and professional benefits
  • Onsite parking
  • Employee Assistance Program available to employees
  • Paid Parental leave (Conditions apply)


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