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Tradesperson Mechanical - Fitter - Katanning

Date Published:  19-Feb-2021
Employment Type:  Full-time

The CBH Group is an integrated grain supply chain co-operative owned and controlled by approximately 4,200 Western Australian grain growing businesses. CBH is Australia’s largest co-operative, with operations extending along the grain supply chain from storage, handling and transport to marketing and processing. Our safety vision is that everyone returns home safely at the end of each work day. We’re committed to providing a safe, healthy and productive work environment with a diverse and inclusive culture.


 The Role

We are seeking a safety focused individual to join our hardworking team as an Trasdesperson - Mechanical (Fitter) based in Katanning on a permanent full time basis.


As an integral part of our team, you will carry out preventative and corrective maintenance and repairs to bulk handling equipment, which includes elevators, conveyors, fixed and portable machinery. You will also be required to complete basic administrative tasks that are aligned to the maintenance function.


Standard shifts are working 5 days on 2 days off. 


This role, based in Katanning.

About You

You are passionate about working for a Co-Operative that is creating and returning value to our Growers and prioritise Safety and the overall well-being of your team.


You will:

  • HR class driver’s licence

  • Sound welding and fabricating skills

  • Have a reasonable working knowledge of diesel motors and hydraulic systems

  • Ability to work at heights and confined spaces

  • Mechanical trades qualification with hydraulic background


Possession of a current High Risk Work Card, DG,CV,LF, WP or RB would be considered favourable.


To add to your success, you will have experience using a computerised management system (SAP) and the ability to diagnose mechanical problems on equipment, devise solutions and perform rectification work. In return, CBH will provide you with training, support proven career development pathway opportunities and an attractive remuneration.


Benefits of working for CBH:

CBH offer a range of employee focused benefits aimed at ensuring a healthy work life balance, including:

  • Ongoing training and professional development

  • 13-weeks paid parental leave

  • Employee assistance program

  • CBH Superannuation Fund

  • Corporate Employee discounts including travel, health insurance funds and financial services


CBH supports diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds to be a part of a friendly and inclusive work environment.


How to apply
Please submit your application via our CBH Careers website by clicking ‘apply now’.
Please include in your application:

  • An up-to-date CV

  • Cover Letter

  • Copy of your existing licences and tickets as outlined on your CV


Applicantions close end of business Friday 5th March 2021.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the advertised closing date if sufficient applications are received prior.  

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