Fortive Corporation Installation Fitter in Australia

Installation Fitter

About Us:

Gilbarco Veeder-Root represents the leading brands of solutions and technologies that provide convenience, control, and environmental integrity for retail fuelling and adjacent markets. In 2002, the Gilbarco and Veeder-Root companies combined into one marketing brand, with distinctive and complementary business lines, services, and sales capabilities.

Gilbarco is a leading global supplier of fuel dispensing equipment, fully integrated point of sale systems for the global petroleum marketplace with sales, manufacturing, research, development, and service locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia, the Pacific Rim and Australia.


Gilbarco Veeder-Root is a Fortive company that is a market leader in the supply of products and services to the petroleum industry. At Gilbarco, we strive to provide our customers with the world's best retail point-of-sale, fuelling, service software solutions. To accomplish that goal, we need talented people working together productively. It's a results oriented organisation. It's an organisation in which associates are rewarded for what they do. Success at Gilbarco doesn't happen by chance. We have a proven system for achieving it. We call it the Fortive Business System and it drives every aspect of our culture and performance.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a passionate labourer, plumber or fitter to join our Installation Team . Based at our Victorian Branch at Airport West and reporting to the Installation Project Officer, you will primarily be responsible for installing and testing range of products ensuring installation conforms to company operating specifications and customer requirements.

Key responsibilities:

  • Carry out field installation work in retail service stations and commercial refuelling markets.

  • Repair and maintenance of existing underground and above ground petroleum fuel systems

  • Calibration of existing and new equipment on petroleum systems.

  • Repair and maintenance of air/hydraulic systems on service station forecourts.

  • Prepare site / project paperwork in line with company standards and customer expectations.

  • Some physical labour e.g. trenching, jack hammering and the use of power tools.

  • Ensure tasks are completed in a safe manner in accordance with Gilbarco’s HSE policies and procedures.


Skills and Experience:

  • Understanding of, and consistently diligent around workplace safety.

  • 3-5 years solid work history.

  • Be a reliable, enthusiastic self starter with a ‘can do’ attitude.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to build solid long-term relationships with customers.

  • Ability to work alone and in a team.

  • High attention to detail.

  • Strong problem solving skills and the ability to think on your feet.

  • Familiarity with confined space and breathing apparatus (desirable).

  • Ability to be ‘on call’ for after-hours for urgent requests for service assistance.

  • Ability to work away from home on short term projects.

  • Experience with bobcat and mini excavator operator competencies may be an advantage.


  • Relevant trade qualifications and experience (ideally, labouring, pipe fitting or plumbing).

  • First aid qualifications (desirable).

  • Electrical disconnect and reconnect licenses (or the willingness to obtain).

  • Medium truck license (or the willingness to obtain).


  • Permanent full time position.

  • Competitive base remuneration plus allowances

  • Fully maintained company vehicle.

  • Tools of trade.

  • Ongoing training opportunities.

How to Apply:

If you believe you would excel in this role please send a covering letter addressing the positions key requirements, along with a copy of your CV. This is a unique and exciting opportunity for an individual to grow their skills and experience alongside a dedicated, small team, with an industry leading organization.

Australian residents / citizens only need apply. No Recruitment Agencies Please.

Fortive Corporation Overview:

Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.

Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: .

Job: Skilled Labor

Primary Location: Asia Pacific-Australia

Organization: Gilbarco

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: GIL003933