Title:  Equipment Maintenance Controller - Provisional

Job Posting Date:  20 Jun 2024
Company:  Coates
Position Type:  Permanent Full Time

About us
Proudly Australian owned, Coates has a long history of supporting customers to deliver major projects and an exciting future focused on growth. We provide end-to-end solutions spanning Equipment Hire, Engineering Solutions, Industrial Solutions and Power & HVAC.

As a Coates Labourer (Internally known as Equipment Maintenance Controllers) at our Gunnedah branch, you will be responsible for the cleaning and inspection tasks of equipment at the branch. This includes some minor repairs and adjustments and the use of test instruments. In addition, our Labourers (or Equipment Maintenance Coordinator) are a support role within our workshop mechanics/electricians to enable them to focus on equipment repairs and more complex tasks.
•    Monday to Friday 7.00 am – 3:06 pm or 8:54 am to 5.00 pm pending on the branch’s need
•    Overtime when required.

•    Perform loading and unloading including spotting and general yard duties to maintain the yard to a high standard.
•    Check and control equipment (inbound & outbound) as it comes in and out of the yard inclusive of the spotting function. 
•    Perform basic inspection checks and minor repairs of equipment at the branch - EWP’s (Booms and Scissor Lifts), Excavators, Light Towers, small equipment
•    Assist in keeping workshop, yard and service area clean, tidy and safe.

About you
This role is perfect if you are mechanically minded, enjoy fixing equipment and a trade qualification is in your career plans. As well as having amazing customer service skills and a Can-Do, flexible attitude, you will have:
•    Current driver’s license is essential, & forklift high risk license will be highly regarded
•    Good verbal communication skills
•    Exceptional customer service skills
•    Intermediate computer skills, time management & organisational skills
•    Be physically fit and knowledgeable about safety standards 
•    Mechanical equipment knowledge is desirable
•    Familiarisation with Take 5’s and JSEA’s


What you’ll get in return
As a member of the Coates team, you’ll enjoy a range of perks and benefits, including:
•    Training and career progression pathways
•    Access to our employee discounts and benefits program
•    Purchased additional leave program
•    Employee discounts on equipment hire
•    Novated leasing and salary sacrifice


Unlock your next career opportunity – apply today!

Diversity and inclusion are at the heart of our culture. Coates welcomes candidates from all backgrounds, experiences and perspectives to apply. 


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