Bus Mechanic - Australia


Reference:
VAC-569
Job Titles:
Engineering
Salary:
£70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Benefits:
Relocation, pension.
Town/City:
Cardiff
Contract Type:
Permanent

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION: Bus Mechanic - Australia

Job Purpose

· To ensure all vehicles including the fleet of buses and ancillary vehicles are thoroughly maintained through regular repairs, services and safety checks.

Key Responsibilities

· Road testing of vehicles as required.

· Service and maintenance of machinery and equipment relevant to the operation of the fleet

· Attending vehicle and/or equipment breakdown, both on and off site. This may be requested outside of normal rostered hours.

· Close liaison with Operations staff to ensure adherence to vehicle maintenance schedules.

· Other relevant duties as directed by line manager.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

Essentials

· Recognised qualification in Heavy/PSV Vehicle Mechanics

· PSV or HGV license holder

· VOSA authorised Tester/Examiner (highly desirable)

· At least 5 years experience working on PSV, preferably powered by Mercedes.

· Ability to maintain effective working relationships.

· Demonstrate leadership skills.

· Ability to work autonomously, and as part of a team.

· To effectively and efficiently implement company policy at all times.

· To respect confidentiality of company and staff matters that you become privy to during your employment

· Ability to continue improvement of working relationships and reliability through open and effective communications.

Major Challenges

· To ensure that the Fleet is presented in the most professional manner at all times and that presentation standards are met as a minimum standard.

· To efficiently and effectively utilise your workdays and assist others in the same cause.

· To efficiently and effectively utilise all hours worked.

Other Features

· Actively promote HSESQ and ensure these systems are adhered to.

· Observe and adhere to Company environmental standards and procedures.

Package

· $AUD50 per hour (£33.50)

· Overtime

· Pension

· Relocation assistance to include Visas, flights, etc

· Orientation / settlement services