Top 10 Mechanic Jobs in Australia 2022

Automotive Mechanics & Technicians- job post
Repair Hub
Sydney NSW 2000
$80,000 – $100,000 a year – Full-time

Pulled from the full job description
Parental leave
Want to work for a company named “Best Workplace 2021”?
Want an extra day off on your birthday?
How about Insurance Discounts, BBQ’s, career progression and so much more??
Repair hub is an award-winning team with a national network of automotive repair centres in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Canberra. We are the fastest growing rapid repairer in Australia with over 18 sites nationally. We are delighted to repair vehicles for thousands of happy customers around Australia each year.

We are currently recruiting for experienced Automotive Mechanics and Technicians. Working as part of a highly skilled team in this rapid repair environment, the day to day duties of this role include inspecting and performing vehicle repair and light mechanical work.



Automotive mechanical and technical aptitude
Interest in the automotive industry
Willingness to learn
Dedicated and highly motivated
Ability to work productively in an autonomous environment
Reliable, punctual and the ability to work in a positive team environment.


Checking parts, reviewing damage and fixing work in accordance with service manuals and operating procedures
Diagnosing and testing parts with the assistance of computers
Repair, maintaining and testing motor vehicle components
Dismantling and disassembling vehicle engine components including (but not limited to) engine, transmissions and other areas
Performing restorative and maintenance services both electrical and
Reassembling engines, parts and panels after repairs

The remuneration for this role is flexible between $80,000 to $100,000 per annum plus super. The position is permanent full-time. In return for your commitment to us, you will receive a very attractive salary package, good career outlook and work in a supportive team environment.

Repair hub has recently been awarded the Best Workplace 2021. Our high employee engagement scores tell us that our teams love working at Repair hub and we think you will too! We provide our employees with:

Stability: We’re in this for the long game, and we like to offer our people the same stability and job security.
Progression: We are a growing business and opportunities are ongoing for training and career development.
Events and Appreciation: We thank our employees with social events, weekly team lunches, monthly BBQ’s, annual awards and other perks.
Insurance Discounts: Being part of Repairhub means you will enjoy exclusive access to a range of lucrative insurance discounts with NRMA and RACV. This includes member discounts on other products and services including car, insurance, movie tickets, theme parks, retail, accommodation and more!
Wellbeing: We provide our employees with an additional day of annual leave day for wellness. We also extend our Employee Assistance Program that provides access to free, confidential and professional counselling (plus financial, legal and nutritional coaching) for our team and their immediate families.
Paid Parental Leave: We pay 14 weeks primary and 3 weeks secondary parental leave to support new parents.
Please note shortlisting will commence immediately and all candidates are considered on application. We often work on roles that are not advertised, with a range of positions opening all the time for managers and technicians. If this role isn’t entirely suitable? We’d still enjoy the opportunity of hearing from you.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $80,000.00 – $100,000.00 per year


Bicycle Mechanic- job post
99 Bikes
Brisbane QLD
$55,000 – $85,000 a year – Full-time

Our purpose is to enrich mind, body, earth or soul with the freedom of riding

Why join the 99 Bikes team?
99 Bikes is Australia’s largest bicycle retailer. We have 50+ locations across Australia and over 800 people in our awesome team. Being a part of a rapidly growing and successful business offers unique role diversity, opportunities for progression and making a big difference.

We are a purpose driven company. We partner with our ‘Earning To Give’ charities and lead numerous environmental focuses.
Amazing team environment with reward & recognition and autonomy & ownership in all roles.
Career progression and opportunities. We promote from within 99% of the time.
Fully funded nationally recognised qualifications and structured training pathways to nurture people’s development.
Flexible roster to ensure work/life balance
$1000 Self Development allowance each year to boost our mental, physical or financial health.
Pedal into a new career as a master bicycle mechanic
The bicycle industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in Australia. Bicycles are quickly becoming the go to transportation choice for commuting, fitness and recreation. They are cheap to run, keep you fit and a very practical form of transportation.
99 Bikes will employ you as an apprentice and pay you a full wage, while you complete the Certificate III in Bicycle Workshop Operations(AUR30220). This apprenticeship enables you to be a qualified bicycle repair technician or bicycle mechanic. You will receive real world on the job training, coaching and support from our Accredited Cytech Trainers delivering the program to you over 18 months.
We value team players with a great attitude, a thirst for learning who are driven to do well. Being an experienced Bicycle Mechanic is obviously a nice to have however if you are mechanically minded and enjoy working with your hands you’ll be great in our team.

We believe in the strength of diversity
Our customer base is diverse. We are the ‘World’s Most Approachable Bike Shops’ and understand the value of including varying perspectives and strengths across our teams. We are committed to hiring and promoting the right recruits and creating a culture that is safe and enjoyable for all walks of life regardless of age, culture, race, gender identity, sexual orientation, ethnicity or background.

This role is fun, challenging and rewarding
Join a close knit team environment with regular communication rhythms like Weekly Business Meetings and 1 on1 coaching/development. Track and celebrate team and individual achievements daily / weekly / monthly. Our Mechanics earnings range from $55,000 to $85,000 (full time equivalent) based on skill, efficiency and achievements. Every year our top achievers are rewarded with an overseas global event. We are always searching for people with leadership potential to contribute towards the long-term growth of the business. There will be a number of opportunities for quick progression for the right people.

“Growing up with an interest in riding and fixing bikes in 2010 I was fortunate to get an opportunity as a bike builder with 99 Bikes and have not looked back! Progressing into a mechanic role where I enjoyed the problem solving and challenges of fixing bikes. Now I am an Area Leader and really enjoy the new and different challenges I experience in the role”
Oliver Price, Area Leader WA

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $55,000.00 – $85,000.00 per year


Mechanics – Diesel or Light Vehicle- job post
Kelsian Group
Adelaide CBD SA 5000
$81,000 a year

Join an award-winning tourism and transport company

Now is an exciting time to join the Torrens Transit team!

About Us

In partnership with Government, Torrens Transit innovates, designs and delivers public transport solutions that attract passengers because they are easy to use, reliable, convenient and safe. To ensure ease of use, we deliver integrated bus services and transport networks, intelligently easing road congestion and increasing a city’s sustainability and liveability. Torrens Transit is part of Kelsian Group Limited, Australia’s largest integrated land and marine, tourism and public transport service provider with established international operations in London and Singapore. With around 9000 employees, we are one of Australia’s most experienced and diverse multi-modal transport businesses operating around 4000 buses, 120 ferries and 24 light rail vehicles, carrying over 207 million customers with where they need to be and want to go.

About the Role

We have opportunities currently available at our Mile End, Morphettville and Port Adelaide Depots for qualified and experienced Diesel Mechanics, however if you are a Light Vehicle Mechanic and interested in upskilling to the Diesel trade, we want to hear from you too!!!

In this hands on role, reporting to the Workshop Manager, you will be required to perform mechanical diagnosis, repairs and servicing on our fleet of Adelaide Metro buses and Torrens Transit equipment.

You will have a strong drive and motivation to succeed and be able to work in a safety conscious environment.

To be successful you will ideally have:

Demonstrated work experience as a Mechanic (Diesel or Light Vehicle).
Trade Qualified – Diesel or Light Vehicle
HR driver’s license or ability and willingness to obtain one.
Ability to work autonomously and within a team environment
Experience in all forms of automotive repairs & maintenance including computer diagnostics systems.
As a Torrens Transit Employee you will:

Work in a supportive environment with ongoing training and development
Have the opportunity for future career development
Work as part of a shift roster with weekend work as required
Have the opportunity to move within the group, both locally and nationally as openings arise
Be provided with internal training to obtain your HR license

Base annual salary ~$81,000 with overtime opportunities available.

Driving shifts also available as another option to increase earnings.

Come and join a well-known Australian brand during an exciting time of growth.


Applications close 5.00pm, Monday 13 June 2022

We aim to provide meaningful and sustainable employment opportunities that are free from barriers, support and celebrate the diverse talents of our team members, improve awareness of the value of diversity and inclusion across our organization, and enable our leaders to champion diversity and inclusion.


Workshop Diesel Technician / Mechanic- job post
William Adams
Clayton VIC 3168
$46 an hour – Full-time, Permanent

Pulled from the full job description
Referral program
Relocation assistance
We are seeking trade qualified Diesel Technicians to join our William Adams team based out of our Clayton workshop. This is a full-time permanent position, offering the following rosters:

7 x 7 (Wed – Tues, 12 hour days)
5 x 2 (Mon – Fri, 8 hour days)
4 x 3 (Mon – Thurs or Tues to Fri, 10 hour days)


Reporting to the Workshop Supervisor, you will be responsible for repairs and maintenance of all types of Caterpillar equipment and components.

Your typical day will look a little like this:

Trouble-shooting, repairing and maintenance of Cat equipment and their components; hydraulics, transmissions and engines
Starting your day off in a Cats meeting, discussing safety & new topics
Compiling and completing accurate reporting
Working as a team to manage your time and maximise efficiency
Maintaining a safe and clean work environment
Work alongside a high performing team, who are passionate about the gear they work on

You will bring the following skills, experience, and attributes to the role:

A fully qualified Diesel Technician with practical experience
Previous experience working on Cat machinery (great to have)
A strong commitment to safety, health & environment procedures
A proactive and positive attitude, with strong work ethic
Ability to pass a pre-employment D&A screen and functional assessment


A base rate up to $46 per hour (dependent on roster & skill level) + Tool Allowance + Super
Uniforms (laundered) & PPE
Overtime (plenty on offer)
Cat parts store discount
Ongoing training & development
Relocation assistance up to $5000 for eligible candidates
Work life balance with varied roster options
Career progression opportunities
Trade upgrade opportunities
Employee Assistance Program
Employee Referral Program – refer a mate & receive up to $1000
Discounts with ANZ, Avis, Burson Auto Parts, Ford and many more!
If you have the drive and ambition to progress, this could be the start to a long-term career at William Adams.

APPLY TODAY!! For any questions, please call Katie on 03 9566 0691


Field Service Diesel Technician / Mechanic- job post
William Adams
Swan Hill VIC 3585
$38 – $48 an hour – Full-time, Permanent

Pulled from the full job description
Referral program
Relocation assistance
William Adams are seeking a qualified Field Service Diesel Technician to join our team based out of our Swan Hill branch on a full-time permanent basis. We are able to provide a roster that works best for your lifestyle … 5 x 2 (Mon to Fri, 7am to 4pm), 7 x 7 (Wed to Tues, 6am to 6pm) or a 4 x 4 roster (4 days on, 4 days off).


Reporting to the Field Service Coordinator, you will provide same day, safe breakdown repair services for our customer’s onsite equipment.

Your typical day will look a little like this:

Onsite technical troubleshooting and fault finding including; diagnostics, repairs and maintenance on Cat equipment and their components; hydraulics, transmissions and engines
Provide outstanding customer service to our loyal customers
Prepare accurate and thorough service reports
Work autonomously and manage your time efficiently
Maintain a safe and clean work environment
Liaise with our internal service and parts departments
Maintain the William Adams service vehicle
Work in partnership with our dedicated Field Service support team

You will bring the following skills, experience, and attributes to the role:

A fully qualified Diesel Technician with experience working on Cat gear in the field
A proactive and positive attitude, with a strong work ethic
Effective time management
A strong commitment to safety, health & environment procedures
Current drivers’ licence (must have)
Experience with Cat computer diagnostics (great to have)

A base rate between $38 – $48 per hour (pay rate based on roster & experience level) + super + Tool allowance + overtime + RDO
A field service vehicle to be utilized while rostered on
Uniform and overalls supplied plus full PPE
Cat parts store discount
Ongoing training & development
Relocation assistance up to $5000 for eligible candidates
Work life balance
Career progression opportunities
Autonomy & variety
Trade upgrade opportunities
Employee Assistance Program
Employee Referral Program – refer a mate & receive up to $1000
Discounts with ANZ, Avis, Burson Auto Parts, Ford and many more!
If you are looking to join a successful and stable employer, with plenty of work in the pipeline, William Adams is the place to be!


For any questions, please call Stella on 03 9566 0959.


Mechanical Fitters / Lube Technicians- job post
Karridale Group
Karratha WA
$51.52 an hour – Full-time, Fixed term

Location: Karratha
Type: Permanent
Post Date: Wed Nov 17 09:13:39 2021
Ref: 060319
Karridale Group Pty Ltd is a leading services provider to the Australian Resources Industry specialising in major mine site structural, mechanical and piping installations and maintenance.

Karridale Group invites applications for the Mechanical Fitter/Lube Technician position to join our Maintenance team on a 8/6 (8 days work, 6 days off, 11.5 hours/day) or 2/1 (2 weeks work, one week off, 12 hours/day) FIFO roster:

Mechanical Fitter/Lube Technician

Salary : $51.52/hour for day shift, $59.25/hour for night shift

Upon successful completion of 3 swings, a full time fixed term contract will be offered with full leave benefits+ 17.5 % annual leave loading. Superannuation will be paid for 53.2 hours/week. Weekly Pay.

The ideal candidate must have

Previous experience in a similar role
Mining Experience
Working at Heights Ticket
Working in Confined Spaces Ticket
White Card
Australian or Australian recognized trade qualification
Additional requirements for working at our sites include:

The ability to pass Pre-employment Medical and D&A Testing
Willingness of male candidates to be clean shaven for the use of P2 respirators
In return the successful applicant will be rewarded with the opportunity to work with a progressive company on one of Australia’s largest mining projects. If this attracts your interest we look forward to hearing from you.

WA based candidates only will be considered for the role.

Job Type: Full-time


Mechanical Technician (Diesel Heavy Vehicle Mechanic)- job post
Moomba SA

Mechanical Technician (Diesel Heavy Vehicle Mechanic)
Moomba – Australia

Schlumberger is the leading provider of technology and services to the energy industry across the world

Experienced Diesel Heavy Vehicle Mechanic

Location: Moomba, SA

Type of contract: Permanent

To support our Schlumberger Wireline operations in Australasia, we are currently looking for an Experienced Diesel Heavy Vehicle Mechanic.

This is a FIFO work to Moomba base and flight covered from Adelaide airport only.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

Preparation, maintenance and troubleshooting of high technology Reservoir Performance (Fracturing, Pumping and Wireline equipment) used in the upstream oil and gas industry. Responsibilities during times of maintenance and job execution, as well as providing technical expertise to the maintenance and operations team.

Ensure on-time delivery of equipment (Including Heavy and support vehicles) as per operational demands
Improve the equipment reliability of the Segment’s assets within the location
Ensure all assigned equipment is continually maintained at the highest standards, resulting in proper functionality and minimum failures
Improve asset availability by reducing waiting for maintenance and or parts
Participate in failure investigations
Execute Maintenance Strategy and Standard Work adherence
Responsible to support Continuous Improvement culture
Utilize maintenance business systems for equipment traceability and recording
Reduce Cost of Service Delivery at the location
Follow fixed-step training program and ensure personnel training is on schedule and accurately recorded


Must have full right to live and work in Australia including offshore
No travel restrictions
Have a Mechanic Trade and Diploma Certification
Must have minimum 3 years’ experience handling heavy and light vehicles
Preferable to have experience with NHVAS (National Heavy Vehicle Accreditation Scheme)
Preferable to have Well versed in diesel engines, transmissions, heavy trucks (example Kenworth, Western star)
Hands of experience with hydraulics, pneumatic systems, and automotive low voltage (DC Voltage)
Highly self-motivated
Competent computer skills
Can work in a high-pressure environment, learn quickly and adapts to new problems and situations
Must be a team player, able to get along with individuals from other groups in the organization, and a good communicator
Good English written and verbal communication skills essential
Good interpersonal skills
Available to start as soon as possible
Must be a team player, able to get along with individuals from other groups in the organization, and a good communicator
Available for Immediate start


Please apply via this advertisement and upload detailed resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and work experience.

Only successful applicants that meet the above criteria will be contacted.

Schlumberger is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.

We are committed to providing employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.


Heavy Vehicle Diesel Mechanic- job post
Dandenong VIC
$73,000 – $90,000 a year – Full-time, Permanent

Posted: 24/05/2022
Closing Date: 24/06/2022

Job Type:
Permanent – Full Time


Job Category:
Trades & Services

Come and work for a company that values their employees where we invest in your future and development. As we move into a new innovative world, Ventura will support you every step of the way with annual OEM training, upskilling on your talents and offering dual trades.

As Melbourne’s largest bus operator, we can offer career development, annual increases, annual loyalty incentives, ongoing training in the electrical platform and an opportunity to work across multiple sites.

We currently have a full time Diesel Mechanic position available at our DANDENONG OR Moorabbin workshop.

The successful candidates will need to undertake:
Diagnose, repair and maintain mechanical components on bus fleets
Test, charge and replace batteries
Repair engines and associated engine components
Repair mobile plant suspension systems
Carry out servicing operations
Inspect and repair engine forced induction and cooling systems
Remove and install heavy vehicle engine assemblies
Overhaul and service diesel fuel injection systems
Remove, inspect, repair and fit tyres and tubes

Skills & Abilities

Cert III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology (or equivalent Trade Qualification)

Heavy Vehicle experience

Customer service and safety focused

Excellent communication skills

Ability to work in a team environment

Ability to gain relevant police and medical clearances

Current MR or HR licence (not essential)
Minimum of 4 years experience as a Diesel Mechanic
Knowledge and experience in using and maintaining measuring equipment in an Automotive workplace

Salary range is $73,000 -$90,000 earning potential with experience

Hours: Fulltime

If you are interested in this role APPLY now


Field Service Mechanic- job post
Perenti Group
Newman WA
$80 an hour – Casual, Permanent

Pulled from the full job description
Health insurance
Referral program
HD Mechanic – Field Service
Permanent roles available. Leave Loading on A/Leave. Up to $80 per hour!
Be part of a highly skilled and hardworking team
Flexible FIFO roster option
BTP forms part of the Perenti Group, a diversified global mining services, and is one of Australia’s largest suppliers of new and used parts and equipment for hire and sale. BTP has supported the mining, earth-moving, and construction industries for over 30 years.

The Position:

In line with BTP’s exciting phase of growth and development, a rare opportunity has arisen and we are looking for two trade certified, experienced and safety-focused Field Service HD Mechanics to join our growing Field Service team based in Newman. Both roles have flexible FIFO roster options available.

This role is perfect for a seasoned professional that is hard-working and ready to work a wide variety of mining equipment.

What We Offer:

Permanent employment with a stable and growing team or casual employment paying up to $80 per hour. Your choice!
A ‘home away from home’ experience. Our teams do not stay in camps, instead we provide a fully equipped housing environment near site.
Plenty of extra hours available for those that want it.
10% superannuation paid on ALL hours worked.
$3,000 employee referral bonus.
17.5% leave loading when on annual leave
Ongoing support and career development opportunities within the global Perenti Group.
The opportunity to be a part of the Ausdrill Way fund.
Extensive offers from corporate partners including novated leasing, health insurance discounts, travel/accommodation benefits plus much more.
Key Requirements:

Australian recognised HD trade qualification with previous experience in a mining environment completing servicing, maintenance and repairs.
Previous experience working on CAT, Komatsu and/or Hitachi equipment.
Proactive approach and positive attitude.
Knowledge and application of Occupational Health and Safety in the workplace.
High Risk Work Licence LF & DG
Working at Heights Ticket highly regarded.
Valid Australian HR Drivers Licence.
Australian Working Rights.
Ability to complete and pass a Pre-Employment Medical and drug and alcohol testing.
We are guided by our Group principles: no shortcuts, never wasteful, walk in their shoes, smarter together and enable tomorrow.

We strive to create an inclusive environment for all employees. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply. The Perenti Group of companies will comply with all applicable government directives or Public Health Orders. Should a government directive or Public Health Order mandate specific vaccinations for our people, we will require employees to comply with these requirements. This may involve employees providing proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.


Light Vehicle/LV Mechanic- job post
Karridale Group
Karratha WA
Full-time, Fixed term

Location: Karratha
Type: Permanent
Post Date: Wed Aug 18 01:57:45 2021
Ref: 221019
Karridale Group Pty Ltd is a leading services provider to the Australian Resources Industry specialising in major mine site structural, mechanical and piping installations and maintenance.

Karridale Group invites applications for the following position to join our team on a 2/1 FIFO roster:

LV Mechanics/Fitters

Upon successful completion of 3 swings, a fixed term contract will be offered with full leave benefits, 17.5 % annual leave loading, Superannuation paid for 53.2 hours/week, Weekly pay.

Duties & Responsibilities include undertaking the maintenance, repair and service of site light vehicles and ancillary equipment (lighting towers, generators, forklifts) at site.

The ideal candidate must possess following:

Australian Recognized Light Vehicle Fitter/Mechanic Trade Qualification
Previous FIFO experience / exposure
Proof of Rights to work in Australia
Valid Driver’s Licence
Forklift ticket
Crane Experience will be an added advantage
Additional requirements for working at our sites include:

The ability to pass Pre-employment Medical and D&A Testing
Willingness of male candidates to be clean shaven for the use of P2 respirators
As part of our on-boarding process you will be required to undertake a telephone pre-screening, interview, reference checks, drug & alcohol screening and site specific inductions.

Job Type: Full-time



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