The role
Sandvik is seeking a Fire Suppression Technician to provide product support and technical services with the Fire Suppression product in the Mount Isa region. The Fire Suppression Business maintains a firm commitment to the quality objectives for the company and promotes business through exceptional customer service. As a Fire Suppression Technician you will be required to install and maintain fire suppression systems in the workshop and in the field.
Key performance areas
  • Adhere to all policies & procedures especially the EHS policies
  • Support technicians from other regions and assist in training;
  • Perform fault diagnosis, maintain and install Fire Suppression systems;
  • Work effectively either in a team environment or autonomously;
  • Be highly developed in your communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Be able to identify opportunity for business growth; and actively participate in sales activities
  • Assist with machine audits/inspections;
Your profile
Relevant trade qualifications and experience is desirable. Direct knowledge and experience with surface mining machinery and installation and service of Mobile Fire Suppression systems is a distinct advantage.
The ideal candidate will have strong customer relation skills and the ability to effectively work within a team. You are flexible to work with customer requirements, procedures and safety policies. Further, you have a positive attitude and a high level of determination to achieve targets set for customer satisfaction.
You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.
Agencies need not apply.
How to apply
Click ‘Apply Now’ button, or access the Sandvik website www.sandvik.com/career.
Please note:
“It is favourable that applicants demonstrate they meet the criteria in their application”.
Applications close: 13 January, 2017 or sooner if the right applicant is found
Job Reference No: 348664
Int Ref: AR
Sandvik is an employer of choice and are truly focused on safety. Employees are offered attractive remuneration packages (employee assistance program, rewards for length of service and salary sacrificing opportunities). In addition, you will receive quality personal development and training and the opportunity to work with the most modern and up to date machinery in the mining industry.
Deadline: 13 Jan 2017
Job-ID: 348664