Field Service Heavy Earthmoving Equipment Service Truck Operator

Equipment Direct International Pty Ltd
Gold Coast
Mining - Engineering & Maintenance (Mining, Resources & Energy)
Full time
Posted 25d ago

Equipment Direct International (EDI), established in 2008, is an independent, family-owned Queensland business in the Construction Equipment Industry. 

We are a successful repairer, supplier and hirer of a broad range of construction, mining and earthmoving equipment.  Due to a recent internal advancement / succession within the EDI Service Department we are currently looking for an experienced, highly motivated and skilled individual to join our team as a  FIELD SERVICE Heavy Equipment Service Truck Operator working out of our purpose built facility in Yatala, QLD.

If you are tired of the long commute to and from your workplace and reside within 30 minutes of Yatala this is an ideal opportunity and perfect location for the right candidate to make the change.  

This is an exciting opportunity to showcase your skills and work within an environment that encourages you to learn and improve on current procedures.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will have:

  • Diesel Fitter / Mechanical Trade Qualification is a must
  • Capability to navigate SIS and other OEM manuals to order parts and access procedures
  • Field Service and Component Rebuild Experience preferred
  • Experience in all of the following construction machinery i.e. excavators, dozers, skid steer, loaders, dump trucks and graders.
  • Excellent diagnostic skills essential
  • Solid understanding of machine setup, service and repair processes
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • High level of communication and negotiation skills
  • High level of customer service/ good telephone manner
  • Ability to effectively manage and measure work load
  • Strong commitment to safety

Equipment Direct International offers a wide range of benefits including:

  • A rewarding career with diverse opportunities
  • Fully Equipped Service Vehicle
  • Fuel card
  • Mobile phone
  • Laptop and comms adaptors
  • Active Social Club
  • Plenty of opportunity for Career Advancement within the company 

You will report directly to the Service Manager and work with the Service Team whilst maintaining a “can do, will do" professional attitude and building a strong rapport with customers.

Our workshop is located in Yatala (South Brisbane / Northern Gold Coast) and the position has a 5 day week with a Saturday Roster system in place. Ideally you will reside in the Brisbane South or Northern Gold Coast regions and you will have the opportunity to take the Service Vehicle home each night which presents a significant cost saving for the family budget.      

We are offering excellent hourly rate plus Overtime penalties. 

If you are interested, believe you tick all the boxes, want to make a real difference and would like to apply for this exciting role, please send your resume to Shane Chestnut, Director, EDI (



Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Are you willing to undergo a pre-employment medical check?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a Serviceperson?
  • Do you hold a Construction Induction Safety certificate (White Card)?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a diesel fitter?
  • Do you have a heavy vehicle driver's licence?

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