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Mechanical Foreperson

Downer - Dandenong, VIC

Source: uWorkin


Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

About the Job

  • Based in Dandenong
  • ASX listed organisation
  • Full-Time Position

Downer's Road business is one of the largest non-government owned road services business in Australia. We operate from a network of over 50 depots and maintain more than 30,000 km of road. Our business is involved in many exciting ventures within the civil road industry throughout the state.

We are now taking applications for a hands-on Mechanical Foreperson to join our workshop team in Dandenong. Reporting to the Workshop Supervisor, the key focus of this role is to provide technical guidance and leadership to workshop resources, identifying and overseeing best practice in plant and equipment repair and maintenance.

This role is ideally suited to candidates with strong exposure across Heavy Vehicles, Road Transport or Road Building Plant.


  • Strong commitment to Zero Harm standards
  • Ideally, you will hold trade qualifications with at least 5 years exposure across Earthmoving Plant, Road Transport, Civil Construction, Mining or similar sectors
  • Successful track record of workshop supervision with proven leadership and coaching skills
  • Strong fault-finding skills and break down support
  • Exposure to scheduling maintenance in an environment of regular change
  • Timely and quality decision making, working effectively under tight deadlines and pressure
  • Computer literacy, with strong practical knowledge of Excel (Intermediate) & the MS Office suite, will be highly regarded.


  • The unique opportunity to work in an organisation with the safety of our people and the environment at the forefront of all that we do.
  • An opportunity to work for a major ASX listed company.
  • The ability to build your professional career in a multi-disciplined business environment.
  • A supportive and dynamic team environment.
  • A workplace that takes responsibility and accountability for the care and protection of peers, the business, the communities in which we operate, and the environment.

For more information contact: Samantha Temple - Talent and Sourcing Business Partner on E: Samantha.Temple@downergroup.com

Closing Date: AUS Eastern Standard Time