Diesel Fitting Apprenticeship
School-based Apprenticeship

Location: Roma
Duration: 48 months
Closing Date: 14/12/2023
Position Overview:
The purpose of this Mobile Plant Technology Apprenticeship in Roma is to provide the successful applicant with the opportunity to develop skills and knowledge through completing on the job working experience and training with an employer whilst completing a nationally recognised course of training through a registered training organisation.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Mobile Plant Technology Mechanics diagnose, service and repair mechanical parts on mobile plant including mining and civil construction equipment, forklifts, elevating work platforms and associated systems.

In this role you would work on electrical and electronic systems, remote controlled equipment, autonomous vehicle, fuel injection and engine systems, advanced hydraulic systems, as well as brakes, steering, transmission and suspension systems.

Day-to-day tasks may include:
- diagnosing and repairing mobile plant hydraulic systems
- diagnosing and repairing cooling systems
- inspecting and servicing hydraulic systems
- testing, charging and replacing batteries and jump-start vehicles
- diagnosing and repairing powershift transmissions
- carrying out servicing operations
- diagnosing and repair electrical systems
- use of measuring equipment
- carrying out welding on components.

This is a great opportunity to develop
Essential Criteria:
- A willingness to develop skills and knowledge.
- The ability to listen, follow instructions and ask for assistance when required.
- The desire to make a positive contribution to the workplace by being punctual, showing interest and adhering to the relevant workplace policies and procedures.
- The ability to act responsibly and safely in the workplace.
- The ability to develop effective working relationships both in the workplace as well as with Golden West Apprenticeships team members.
- The ability to complete timesheets correctly and on-time.
Desirable Criteria:
- Work experience in your chosen industry
Position Requirements:
To fulfil the requirements of Diesel Fitting Apprenticeship with Golden West Apprenticeships you will:

- Abide by the terms and conditions of the Training Contract.
- Complete Golden West Apprenticeships inductions.
- Perform work in a satisfactory manner.
- Commit to and complete the Training Plan in the timeframe allocated by completing theory based assessments and demonstrating skills through competency based assessments to the best of your ability.
- Comply with registration relevant to your field of work, in particular the Further Education and Training Act and the Work Health and Safety Act.