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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Service

Melbourne, VIC, AU


Purpose of the position

The purpose of the job is to ensure that all work is carried out economically, safely, on time and within client quality standards, and to meet all Inver Port Services’ production requirements.

What you’ll need to succeed:

What you will be doing:

  • Ensure that all work is efficiently planned, controlled and undertaken to the standards set down by the client and Inver Port Services.
  • The position requires a strong focus on customer needs, ensuring compliance with the company’s policies, procedures and production targets.
  • Ensuring the customer orders are met in full, on time, every time by working effectively with planning and supervision to fulfill those requirements.
  • Improve output, quality and delivery performance while ensuring maximum efficiencies are achieved at the lowest possible cost.
  • Ensure safe work practices are carried out in line with the company’s safety and environmental guidelines.
  • Assist management to identify options to meet customer requirements.
  • Inspect and interpret drawings and specifications and determine method of Manufacture and standards required.
  • Maintain a major role in the development and encouragement of the continuous improvement programs within the business.
  • Undertaking routine and Planned Maintenance (PM) for various customers

Examples of equipment you would be working on:

  • Ship To Shore (STS) Cranes / Quay Cranes (QC)
  • Automated Stacking Cranes (ASC)
  • Straddle Carriers (SC) / Shuttle Carriers (SHU)
  • Assorted Gantry Cranes (RMG, RTG etc)

To be successful in this role you will have:

Mandatory Requirement:

  • Metal Trade Qualification (e.g. Heavy Vehicle Mechanic or Fitter & Turner or similar)
  • Either hold or ability to hold Maritime Security Identification Card (MSIC)
  • Ability to pass pre-employment medical (incl. D&A screening)
  • Hold an unrestricted Drivers Licence (car)
  • Ability to work at height on assorted mobile equipment


  • Forklift License
  • Elevated Work Platform (EWP) Licence
  • Dogging / Rigging Licence(s)
  • Working at Heights Training

Salary for the role is negotiable depending on experience. This is a great opportunity to join a global market leader. You must have the applicable rights to work in Australia to be considered.

This role has been approved as a direct only hire, as such any Agency referrals will not be accepted.

You will be part of:

We believe in our people as it is our people who really make the difference. We always work in close collaboration with our customers, deliver on our promises and never walk away no matter how big the challenge. We succeed because we do it together. 

With us, you will have the opportunity to realise your potential and become an important member of our global team.

Interested to join?

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application with salary request and CV.