Field Service Technician (Electrician)

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    3 weeks ago
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Company Overview

Dematic is a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 7,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centers and manufacturing facilities located around the world. Dematic is one brand under the KION Group of companies and has implemented more than 6,000 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, related services and supply chain solutions. Across more than 100 countries worldwide, the KION Group designs, builds and supports logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow within factories, warehouses and distribution centers. The company is the largest manufacturer of industrial trucks in Europe, the second-largest producer of forklifts globally and a leading provider of warehouse automation.

The Role

What’s on offer?

  • Attractive wages on offer with good overtime opportunities 
  • Outstanding career opportunities within our growing industry
  • The role is supplied with tools of trade items including fully maintained company vehicle, credit card, tools, uniform, mobile phone and laptop computer
  • About the role

    This is a hands on customer service role that requires a self-motivated and customer focused individual. The role will help to deliver support to our clients– including contract repair, preventative maintenance, installations and emergency breakdown services for Dematic customers. The position will require participation in an on-call roster.

    In order to be successful in the role, you must have experience in troubleshooting/problem solving mechanical equipment faults, be customer focused and ensure high quality service and output is delivered.

    What We Are Looking For

    Successful candidates will possess the following qualifications & experience:


  • Has a full NZ Unrestricted Electrical License
  • General PLC experience in Siemens S7 and SCADA preferred but not mandatory, training will be provided
  • Mechanical:

  • Fitter Trade qualification ideal, not a mandatory requirement
  • Mechanical maintenance experience is highly regarded
  • Attributes sought include:

  • Experience in automation (conveyors), wrapping machines and material handling equipment an advantage
  • Experience in computerised maintenance systems
  • Experience in pneumatic systems
  • Ability to work in isolation, make decisions and be results driven
  • Great team player and able to work collaboratively
  • Strong understanding of OHS requirements and adopt safe work practices
  • Current driver’s license
  • Excellent verbal, written and inter-personal communication skills
  • The ability to develop and maintain effective on-going relationships
  • As part of the recruitment process, suitable applicants will be required to complete police background checks and pre-employment medical testing including drug and alcohol screening.

    Dematic is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all areas of employment including recruitment, selection, promotion, training etc and in accordance with federal and state legislation, Dematic Pty Ltd (Dematic or the Company) promotes a workplace free from discrimination and harassment.