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$44 - $47/hr
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Perks & benefits

Full job description
  • Dynamic & Supportive Work Environment
  • Specialize in manufacture and maintenance of rollingstock and infrastructure.
  • One of the Largest providers of rolling stock and infrastructure solutions

2XM Recruit are a leading National Provider of Recruitment & Labour Hire Services with over 10 years’ experience supplying highly qualified Technical Engineering & Blue-Collar personnel to the Mining, Rail, Engineering & Construction industries across Australia.

Who would you be working for?

Our very well-respected Client based in Townsville, a leader in their field, is one of the largest integrated and diversified suppliers of railroad and transit system products and services worldwide.

They aim to create a workplace where all people are respected and encouraged to fulfill their potential. By embracing people difference they foster a culture that supports diversity and inclusion.

If your goal is to grow your career in a challenging and leading-edge environment, you will be pleased to know this Employer of Choice has demonstrated a willingness to transition on-hired casual employees to fulltime roles.

This position is responsible for providing maintenance, warranty and ongoing technical and mechanical support of locomotives.

Skills and experience

  • Trade Certificate in Electrical Fitting.
  • Prior experience working with locomotive with knowledge and understanding of diesel/electric locomotive engines
  • Freight maintenance or service activities would be desirable.
  • Ability to fault find and utilise trouble-shooting skills.
  • Forklift operator, overhead crane driver and/or welder would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Ability to work unsupervised and be a hands on team player.
  • Proven ability to organise and prioritise tasks, be flexible and resourceful, proactive and professional in manner with a high degree of initiative and strong communication skills
  • Previous experience within a heavy maintenance environment


Key responsibilities :

  • Ability to read, comprehend and apply technical drawings
  • High level communications and interpersonal skills
  • High level problem solving skills and the ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability and willingness to further their knowledge and skills with additional training
  • High level record keeping
  • Knowledge and understanding of diesel/electric locomotive engines desirable and its associated equipment
  • Troubleshooting and preventative maintenance principals
  • Undertake preventative maintenance and/or repairs to all rolling stock, wagons, plant and facilities as required
  • Provide recommendations to management on methods and procedures with a view to more efficient operations of the facility and maintainability of rolling stock
  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on locomotives and equipment and ensure that all tasks are performed in accordance with relevant maintenance documentation.
  • Provide recommendations to management on methods and procedures to improve the service and product we offer our clients

If you meet the above criteria and are looking for an exciting opportunity to work along locomotives: Apply now Or Contact Laine on 0430 853 755

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Job details
Date posted
16 Oct 2021
Rail, Locomotive & Transport
Base pay
$44 - $47/hr
Contract type
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard hours
Electrical, Human Resource
Private Business
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident
Company size
11 to 50

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