Mechanical Technician - Lae

We have an immediate requirement for a Mechanical Technician – Lae, to join our Planned Maintenance Team with Engineering – Lae, reporting to the Planned Maintenance Leader.

Main duties include:

  • Execute planned maintenance tasks in the area of responsibility and work on dayshifts: work preparation, execution, evaluation, and work administration.
  • Execute frequent walk-around and running and stopped inspections to assess machine condition and report by means of tagging. Escalate issues to the next higher level when needed.
  • Support production with technical knowledge in case of changeovers, AM tasks, and adjustments. Participate in AM and PM teams for improvement (e.g., 5 why, kaizen).
  • Involve in RCFA and loss reduction activities.

Qualification and Experience:

  • Grade 10/12 with trade certificate from technical college, TAFE, or equivalent.
  • Mechanical education.
  • A general interest in machine functioning: electrical, mechanical, automation.
  • Preferably experience in a production environment.
  • For technicians assigned for the workshop, specific skills on workshop equipment are required, e.g., lathe machine, and welding equipment.


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Screening applies to all received CVs. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Monday 19th September 2022.