Diesel Mechanic - Housing Opportunity Offered

Our employees are what make Busways work. We are always trying to attract people with high quality traits to join our team. We currently have a vacancy for a dynamic and motivated Diesel Mechanic to join our Bulahdelah depot.

The Opportunity

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing company and a friendly team environment. You will be given the opportunity to grow, develop and to take on additional responsibility.

This role not only involves an exciting new opportunity but also includes additional benefits such as a rent free house.

You will be provided with all the necessary training on the various makes and models of buses as well as being supplied with uniforms, boots and safety equipment.

Benefits – Housing Opportunity

The Diesel Mechanic position at the Bulahdelah depot will provide the prospective employee with the opportunity to live in a rent-free house (utilities not included, additional conditions may apply).

The house is located within the vicinity of the depot and will allow the prospective employee to significantly decrease their travel time in going to and from work. This is a great opportunity to reduce household expenses.

If you would like further information regarding the housing opportunity at the Bulahdelah depot, please ensure this is clearly outlined in your resume or cover letter.

The Job

Reporting to the Workshop Manager/Supervisor, this role requires you to have a mature and professional approach with excellent communication skills. Your main duties/responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  1. Maintaining and performing vehicle repairs as per company and vehicle manufacturer policy and procedures within acceptable and reasonable time frames
  2. Demonstrating and maintaining clean workshop practices in your day to day role and ensuring that these practices meet the high standards held by the Workshops team
  3. Ensuring that all maintenance and repairs are performed according to company procedures and are recorded on the designated forms and documents provided
  4. Maintaining and performing all workshop practices in a manner that adheres to all Workplace Health and Safety regulations
  5. Maintaining all company tools and equipment to a good working order and to Busways standards, as well as reporting damaged or worn tools and equipment
  6. Assisting the workshop manager/supervisor with the day to day running of the workshop

Essential Criteria:

  • A current MVRIA license
  • A trade qualification as a Diesel Mechanic
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Extensive bus and heavy vehicle experience
  • Permanent Residency or Australian Citizenship

Desirable Experience:

  • +/- 5 years Heavy Vehicle (Bus/Truck) experience
  • MR/HR license

For more information about the role or house, please call Vince on 0438 537 911 or 9497 1849.

About Busways

Busways Group is one of the largest private bus operators in NSW, operating route, charter and school bus services in outer-metropolitan Sydney, the Central Coast and the NSW North Coast. We are a family run business with over 70 years' experience. Today we are a strong team of approximately 1500 staff delivering quality public transport with a fleet of over 700 buses across 16 depots.

Unfortunately due to the large number of applications that we usually receive, we are unable to contact all applicants and only short-listed applicants will be notified.

Busways is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


How To Apply: 

Please apply by sending through your application to diegoperez@busways.com.au OR contact 9497 1969 for further information. 


Application Closing Date: 
Mon, 10/23/2017 - 17:30