• Full Time
  • Whyalla

Aurizon Holdings Ltd

  • Location: Whyalla
  • Reference: 89546

About the role:

Aurizon is currently seeking applicants to join the Rolling Stock Maintenance Workshop located at the Liberty Primary steel works Whyalla

This role will be responsible for the efficient maintenance of rollingstock to ensure the safe and efficient running of Aurizon’s fleet by performing maintenance and modification on rollingstock and any associated equipment according to operational standards.

This role will:

  • Perform troubleshooting, fault rectification duties, repairs, modifications and preventative maintenance procedures on rollingstock.
  • Perform heating, cutting and welding activities.
  • Supervise, mentor and assist the development of apprentices and Maintainers.
  • Carry out duties in a safe manner in accordance with policies, regulations and procedures and the Workplace Health and Safety (WH&S) Act.
  • Utilise and input accurate data into information and Maintenance Management Systems.
  • Assist with the implementation and development of quality improvement in the area to enhance customer service.
  • Work on a 4 day on 4 day off 12 hour shift rotation.
  • Mentoring and training provided.

About you: 

  • High level of skill in trouble shooting, fault rectification, minor repairs and the carrying out of preventative maintenance procedures on rollingstock or similar equipment.
  • Substantial skills in working in a collaborative work environment.
  • Sound level of skills in oral, written and interpersonal communication.
  • Understanding of Quality Management Principles.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Trade background and qualifications.
  • Current C class Drivers Licence is essential.
  • Forklift and MR Drivers Licence advantageous.
  • Ability to conform to GFG site requirements e.g. clean shaven policy at some locations.

What we can offer you:

At Aurizon, we support the development and growth of our employees to reach their full potential.  With a national portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with long term and exciting career opportunities.  Some of our benefits include:

  • Development and growth opportunities
  • Parental Leave Program
  • Access to female and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mentoring programs
  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles and retail brands

At Aurizon we believe in connection

It is our ability to connect that strengthens communities, industries and builds economies. It helps to embrace diversity in our workplace and that is the experience we want for everyone. We are building a culture where everyone is seen, heard and valued, because of their diversity. We value inclusion throughout the whole company and encourage you to apply.

About Aurizon

Aurizon is Australia’s largest rail freight operator and a top 100 ASX company.  Each year, we transport more than 250 million tonnes of Australian commodities, connecting miners, primary producers, and industry with international and domestic markets.

We strive for a diverse, collaborative, creative and a high-performance culture that celebrates the contribution of every employee and provide opportunities for career development in a dynamic work environment.

  • To learn about us and our company values visit www.aurizon.com.au/careers
  • Advertised: 16 Nov 2022 Cen. Australia Daylight Time
  • Applications close: 30 Nov 2022 Cen. Australia Daylight Time

To apply for this job please visit www.seek.com.au.