Busways

Region

Diesel Mechanic - Macksville /Raleigh

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

What are we looking for

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 Macksville/Raleigh depots. The successful candidate will be required to work at both Macksville and Raleigh depots, and the working location will alternate between the two, dependent upon operational requirements.

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.

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

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 workshop 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 according 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

 

The successful candiate will be required to work rostered 8-hour shfits within the hours of 6:00 am to 5:30 pm. From time to time, additional overtime may be required and this is based on the operational requirements of the workhshop.

 

Essential Criteria:

  • A current MVTC 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

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 75 years' experience. Today we are a strong team of approximately 1400 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 a copy of your Resume and Cover Letter to swellham@busways.com.au or alternatively for more information, please don’t hesitate to contact the Recruitment Team on (02) 9497 1800.

Please note, applications will close on Friday, 7th of December 2018.

 

Contact: 
Suzanne
Phone: 
9497 1914
Fax: 
9497 1935
Email: 
swellham@busways.com.au