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Tradesperson Mechanical - Narngulu

Job number 680302 Work type: Permanent - Full Time Location: Narngulu Categories: Trade & Services

Location: Narngulu

Remuneration: Attractive Remuneration on offer in accordance with current EA

  • Local residential full time permanent role
  • Great team environment driven by great values
  • Local female and indigenous candidates are strongly encouraged to apply

About the role:

Ad summary: Working as part of the Aurizon's Narngulu Rolling stock Maintenance team, you will be required to exercise your mechanical trade skills in servicing, repairing, and maintaining rolling stock in order to ensure the efficient running of freight services.

In your new role you will be required:

  • To conduct routine corrective maintenance and fault repair on wagons
  • Report on actual work performed against the scheduled work program
  • Ensure all work is performed in accordance with technical and operational specifications
  • Progress the implementation and application of work procedures and practices in pursuit of ensuring continuous quality improvement
  • Maintain all records and associated documentation relating to asset condition, maintenance programs and costing systems
  • Support other WA maintenance depots as per EA agreement

This is not an exhaustive list of position responsibilities. Specific duties may vary over time.

About you: 

  • Strong commitment to safety
  • Current unrestricted WA drivers’ licence
  • Mechanical Trade Certificate or formal equivalent
  • High level of knowledge of functions, defects and fault finding with equipment 
  • Adequate level of skill in interpreting technical instructions and drawings
  • Substantial level of skill in the repair, maintenance and overhaul of locomotives, wagons or heavy industrial plant (desirable but not essential)

Successful candidates will be required to travel and support other WA maintenance depots as required!

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 and Super Booster
  • 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

For more information on this position (reference 70533-136581), please contact Julia on 08 9212 2605.


Advertised: 15 Aug 2023 Applications close: