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konnecting Published: May 19, 2020
NSW Other, Australia
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The Role

  • Undertaking maintenance & repair work (planned & reactive) on a broad range of hydraulic and mechanical equipment
  • Refurbishing hydraulic cylinders
  • Reading & interpreting schematic diagrams to effectively troubleshoot problems on a wide range of industrial machines & equipment
  • Use test equipment to methodically isolate and diagnose faults
  • Independently diagnose and resolve hydraulic issues within given time frames
  • Installing & commissioning hydraulic systems for industrial and mobile plant & equipment
  • Installation, programming & servicing of the World's No.1 crane brand
  • Carrying out service & safety inspections
  • Complete reports & documentation
  • Open and valid manual drivers licence 

The Candidate

  • Cert III or higher in Mechanical Engineering (Fitting & Machining)
  • Demonstrated fitting & machining experience
  • Excellent time management & organization skills
  • Demonstrated experience in the fundamentals of hydraulic maintenance practices & proven troubleshooting skills in breakdown situations
  • Post-trade Fluid Power qualifications
  • Attention to detail and strong work ethic
  • Great attitude and positive energy
  • Drivers license
  • Experience**: Post Trade Mechanical Engineering (Fitting & Machining): 3 years (required)
  • Education**:
  • Certificate I - IV (required)


  • Cert III in Mechanical Engineering (Fitting & Machining) (preferred)

Work Eligibility

  • The candidate can work permanently with no restriction on hours (required)

The Company

  • Attractive remuneration + overtime + leave loading + allowances + uniform (circa 80k)
  • Sign-on bonus
  • FREE parking
  • Work attire & PPE provided
  • Upskilling, ongoing technical & product training with the leading hydraulic brands including Palfinger cranes.
  • The Canberra/Queanbeyan region has a country feel with all the city benefits: 2hrs to snow, 2hrs to beach and 3hrs to Sydney; Family-friendly, short travel times - what more could you ask for?
  • Relocation assistance negotiable
  • Join a supportive & friendly team with an avid interest in machinery & how things work

Australian citizen or permanent resident applicants preferred, however, TSS visa (or 457/482 transfer) may be possible for outstanding applicants 

How to Apply

If you are qualified and interested, please email your updated resume directly to recruitment@konnecting.com, quoting "Job Ref 3015847", and indicating your current and expected pay, as well as your visa status (if not Australian citizen/PR).

About Us

Konnecting is an Australian Skilled Migration & Recruitment Consultancy that sources candidates for niche roles. We are also a registered migration agency that processes the Australian employer sponsored TSS visa.

For more positions offering visa sponsorship, or for other Australian visa information, you may visit www.konnecting.com.

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