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Mechanical Technician

Canberra Airport

Canberra, Australia

Reference: 6569966

Daifuku Oceania is a global leader in baggage handling system automation. We have an opportunity for a Mechanical System Technician to become part of our dynamic team at Canberra Airport.

About the role

The baggage handling system of an airport is a vital piece of equipment responsible for ensuring a successful passenger experience and, ultimately, the reputation and satisfaction of airports and airlines.

As a Mechanical Technician, you will be an essential part of our dynamic team at Canberra Airport, ensuring the equipment's effective ongoing operations and maintenance on a 7-day rotating roster.

Key to your daily program will be to perform diagnostic testing, develop, implement, and escalate electrical maintenance plans, troubleshoot malfunctions, faults and breakdowns and perform repairs to help keep our system fully functional.

What you'll be doing

Working as part of a dedicated team, your key functions will include:

  • Install and perform diagnostic tests on the baggage handling systems.
  • Develop, implement, and escalate mechanical maintenance plans as appropriate to prevent costly equipment breakdowns.
  • Troubleshooting mechanical malfunctions, faults, baggage jams and breakdowns and performing the necessary repairs to restore full functionality.
  • Documenting processes and maintaining mechanical service records.
  • Optimise mechanical efficiency by adjusting machinery and equipment settings.
  • Proactive day to day monitoring and reporting on system performance and operational activities.
  • Assist and support team technicians with operational duties for smooth handover of shifts.
  • Maintaining a tidy work environment and adhering to industry regulations.

Your skills & experience

You'll be looking to join a team that is invested in your success and your future. Your qualifications and experience will include:

  • A mechanical trade qualification.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of system fall back procedures.
  • A broad knowledge of Baggage Handling Systems and Passenger Boarding Bridges.
  • Knowledge on Fault diagnostics.
  • Demonstrated skills in carrying out various mechanical tasks, including renewals, repairs and maintenance.
  • Previous experience in working to various scheduled that include preventative maintenance.
  • Current full driver's license or Airside driver's license.

Your benefits

  • Robust Employee Wellness Program
  • Friendly, supportive, respectful and approachable team
  • Work within a growth industry that provides limitless opportunity
  • Daifuku Oceania operates across multiple locations in Australia, New Zealand and Japan
  • Peer-to-Peer Recognition and Rewards Program

About our Company

Daifuku Oceania is a subsidiary of Daifuku, a global business with over 11,000 individuals worldwide, delivering material handling automation, self-service technology and intralogistics solutions to our partners worldwide.

We are proud of our reputation as leaders within the aviation and logistics sectors, highly regarded for our technology and digital innovation.

Daifuku Oceania was founded in 1993 and has developed from a New Zealand start-up into part of a global leader in material handling solutions driven by our vision and, most certainly, the exceptional people we employ.

Daifuku Oceania has offices in New Zealand, Australia and Malaysia, employing 500+ dedicated team members to provide our clients end-to-end solutions and customer care globally.

Our Company Values

Our Core Values are essential to our business. It defines our culture and is what sets us apart.

  • Think Safe Act Safe Home Safe
  • Outstanding Service and Value to the Customer
  • Respect and Trust for Each Other
  • To Look Beyond the Obvious
  • Having fun

Is Daifuku Your future?

If you're looking to be valued for your expertise and grow your career in a global company offering world-class opportunities, please apply!

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Applications Close: 21 Apr 2024