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  • 06/02/2024

Mechanical Leading Hand (Newcastle, NSW, AU)

About the role

We are currently seeking a reliable, enthusiastic and experienced Leading Hand Mechanical Tradesperson to join our maintenance team at InfraBuild Wire in Mayfield.

Key responsibilities for this role include:

•    Daily planning and problem solving of service events
•    Providing support and training to the mechanical trade crew
•    Keeping accurate records of completed work
•    Compliance with quality and safety processes
•    Undertaking fitting work as required.

About your experience

We would love to hear from hardworking and enthusiastic candidates who can demonstrate the following:

•    Certificate III Mechanical Trade certificate is essential
•    Supervisory insights with the ability to delegate work
•    Experience with hydraulics and pneumatics
•    SAP exposure
•    Strong focus on safety and initiative with a can-do attitude
•    Excellent fault finding and troubleshooting skills along with a proactive approach
•    Effective verbal and written communication skills
•    Forklift, Dogman, EWP, Working at heights and Confined spaces qualifications. 

Whilst a background in heavy manufacturing or mining would be preferred, it is not essential.

About our team

At InfraBuild we are building futures through sustainable steel. We are Australia’s leading vertically-integrated Electric Arc Furnace steel recycling, manufacturing and distribution business. We provide solutions for commercial and residential construction, large scale and nation-building infrastructure, our primary producers, mining and rural sectors. With our rich history spanning more than 100 years we have entered an exciting new chapter, each day we help build and enable a stronger and more sustainable Australia, for a changing world.

InfraBuild’s Wire team is Australia’s leading manufacturer and supplier of wire products and services the Rural, Construction and Manufacturing sectors with manufacturing facilities in Newcastle, Geelong and Jindera. InfraBuild Wire includes go to market product brands, Waratah Fencing and Cyclone products, with national distribution through regional outlets supplying agricultural products including fencing, silos and hardware.

Next steps

Across our different business units, we offer career opportunities for people who share our drive, passion and ambition. From apprentices and graduates to experienced professionals, we are committed to offering fulfilling careers and the chance to grow as our business grows. We would love you to be part of our journey.

We are a 2024 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.