Reel Technician

Spares PartsSydney, New South Wales

Shimano is synonymous for its quality fishing and cycling products. As a global enterprise it has enjoyed almost 100 years of successful operation.

Located in the Sutherland Shire we have an opportunity for a reel repair technician to join the service team in our fishing division.

Use your mechanical mind and problem solving abilities to service and repair sometimes complex reel issues.

Shimano provides a high level of customer service and support to all Shimano customers and by joining this close knit team you too will be a part of continuing this tradition.

On a day to day basis your tasks will include;

  • Servicing and repairing reels to the highest possible standard
  • Identifying reel faults and failures and assist others in identifying and repairing them
  • Contribute to and liaise with spare parts when required parts are not in stock or are no longer available
  • To work together as a team to meet minimum turnaround times for reel repairs
  • Ensure data integrity to assist in stock level management for spare parts.
  • To assist in picking / packing of spare parts orders if spare parts assistant is absent from work.
  • To assist in rolling stock takes of parts.
  • To assist in managing materials, grease, lubricants and kerosene
  • To assist sales in prepping (pre servicing and spooling up) reels for sponsored anglers and charter boats.
  • To provide customers with required information about upgrading parts to their reels when requested.

To be considered for this position it is expected you will be computer literate, mechanically minded, customer centric and have the ability to problem solve. It would also be preferred that you have a good knowledge of reels and how they operate.

In return you will enjoy a flexible workplace, varied role and chance to work with a global entity. Send your resume along with cover letter today as to why you are our next reel technician.

You must have full Australian working rights to apply.