Service Engineering Apprentice

Employer: Finning
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You are expected to be involved in all aspects of: - • Preparation of Caterpillar products and the verification of its optimum performance, • Conducting scheduled maintenance and safety inspections, • Carry out diagnostic procedures to return Cat equipment to optimum levels of performance and the compilation condition reports.

Occupation: Plant Maintenance Service Engineers (PMSE) provide advanced technical support and guidance across a diverse range of plant and equipment some of which may be specific to one or more of the following industry sectors: Construction, Mining, Waste/Recycling, Aggregates and Forestry Equipment, Marine and Electric Power Generation.

Overview of Role: PMSE Technicians are expected to be involved in all aspects of: -

  • Preparation of machinery, plant and equipment and the verification of its optimum performance
  • Commissioning and handover of new machinery, plant and equipment to the end user
  • Conducting scheduled maintenance operations and adjustments, safety inspections and the compilation of machinery condition reports
  • Diagnosis of complex faults in machinery, plant and equipment
  • Compilation of repair proposals and the implementation of timely and cost-effective repairs

This requires a blend of skills, knowledge, safe working and environmental practice capabilities spanning power units, power trains, fabrication, mechanical, electrical, electronic, mechatronic, hydraulic and pneumatic system applications. The nature of the industries will present technical challenges ranging from simple mechanics to diagnosis and repair of complex electronic, mechatronic and telemetry systems. These operations may take place in the employer’s workshop or on the customer’s site, requiring flexible working in line with seasonal requirements.

Additionally, as a senior engineer, they will be responsible for mentoring colleagues, for example supervision of junior colleagues and customers on the selection and application of plant and equipment.

A career as a Finning Cat Service Engineer can mean a big opportunity to get ahead. With a good attitude and education and through continuous learning, you can go as far as you want. Finning are looking for committed and enthusiastic individuals who are looking to progress their career within the business as engineers and future supervisors/managers.

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