Heavy Diesel Mechanic in Puckapunyal

Puckapunyal, Victoria
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AU$ 33.00 - AU$ 36.00 per hour, AU$33 - AU$36 per hour + Plus Super + Opportunity for Perm
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Chris Mylonas, Skout Solutions
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Job description

The Role:

Skout Solutions are currently seeking 2x Heavy Vehicle Mechanics to work in a unique workshop environment maintaining Defence Vehicles. You will work across a range of heavy military vehicles, including 4x4's, armoured tanks, trucks, tracked vehicles and infantry personnel carriers.
The role will be located at Puckapunyal military base. This role will consist of full time hours Monday to Thursday (7am - 16:45) Friday (7am - 12pm) Overtime is also available on occasion with an opportunity to move into a permanent position. Light Vehicle mechanics with demonstrated experience on Diesel Vehicles will also be strongly considered.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Conduct maintenance tasks including inspection, classification, diagnostics and repairs on Heavy Vehicles and Armoured Vehicles
  • Conduct servicing tasks on equipment during routine maintenance
  • Replace or repair damaged and malfunctioning parts following inspection
  • Effectively diagnose problems and perform work of a technical nature on a wide range of vehicles
  • Operate machinery and assist in non-mechanical maintenance and construction tasks as required.
  • Providing the service, repair and overhaul of mechanical parts such as the engine, the transmission and suspension systems.

Skills and Experience:

  • Equivalent to a Cert 111 in Heavy Vehicle Mechanics - Light Vehicle Mechanics welcome.
  • Hold a current Australian State or Territory open driver's licence for Medium Rigid (MR) and Heavy Rigid (HR) classes of vehicles (Desirable)

Due to the nature of the client, successful candidates will be required to go through a Defence Security Clearance with a current Federal Police Check.

If you meet the above criteria, we look forward to seeing your application. Any queries about this role, please submit your application NOW!

** Shortlisted candidates will be contacted **


Vehicle Mechanic, Diesel Mechanic, Trades, Defence base services, MR, HR, Truck


Plus Super + Opportunity for Perm

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