Hydraulic Technician - Shutdowns


About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Construction & Commissioning
  • Location: Karratha

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 84
  • Education level: Vocational School

About this role: Hydraulic Technician - Shutdowns

Are you passionate about hydraulics and fluid power applications?

Do you have a keen eye for detail and a commitment to safety and excellence? If so, we have an amazing opportunity for you to join our dynamic team as a Hydraulic Technician!
We are seeking Hydraulic Technicians for shutdowns August - September. This is a great opporuntity to collaborate with a leading company in the Oil & Gas and Mining Industry, dedicated to providing top-notch hydraulic solutions to their clients. With a focus on safety, quality, and innovation, they take pride in delivering exceptional services worldwide.

As a Hydraulic Technician, you will play a crucial role in manufacturing, repairing, inspecting, commissioning, and troubleshooting a diverse range of hydraulic components and systems. Your technical expertise and problem-solving skills will be instrumental in ensuring our clients receive efficient and effective hydraulic solutions.

  • Performing service, fault finding, and repair on a diverse range of hydraulic components and systems
  • Manufacturing hydraulic systems and equipment as per project engineers' specifications and product manufacturers' guidelines
  • Executing tube manufacture and component rebuilds in line with manufacturing specifications
  • Carrying out flushing, pressure testing, inspections, and testing according to specified requirements
  • Maintaining workshop equipment and machinery in optimal condition
  • Organizing work packs for remote mobilization to support client needs
  • Providing detailed and accurate reports for all workshop and offsite tasks
  • Collaborating with clients and third parties both onsite and offsite, maintaining strong client relationships and identifying potential business opportunities.


  • Trade qualification in Mechanical, Hydraulic Fitter, Heavy Diesel Mechanic, or Aircraft Technician
  • Current drivers licence (C class minimum)
  • Current High Risk Work Licence with Forklift ticket
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in the Oil & Gas and/or Mining Industry
  • Sound knowledge of hydraulic fault finding, servicing/repair, and testing/commissioning procedures
  • Proficiency in fluid power applications and principles
  • Ability to read, understand, and interpret schematics
  • Familiarity with Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) principles and Quality Assurance (QA) practices
  • Strong time management skills, capable of handling multiple work demands and meeting tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, for effective internal and external interactions with PD employees, clients, and 3rd party subcontractors
  • A collaborative team player with a flexible and positive attitude
  • Basic computer skills, including MS Word and Excel proficiency
  • Experience with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software such as SAP, Navision, or Ostendo (Desirable)


  • Supportive workplace culture that values your growth and success
  • Camp facilities include a 24/7 gym, several recreational areas, indoor and outdoor dining, BBQ areas, multi-use sports courts, a swimming pool and high-speed internet offering a comfortable experience
  • Personalised guidance throughout the recruitment process
  • Salary sacrificing, EAP and corporate discounts
  • Weekly Pay - super on all hours worked
  • Referral bonuses

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  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Ellyssiah Corica is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Ellyssiah Corica
Brunel Energy Australia Perth