Heavy Vehicle Mechanic

Heavy Vehicle Mechanic Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Heavy Vehicle Mechanic to join our team.


  • Hydraulic repairs and service;
  • Service of heavy and light vehicles;
  • Monday to Friday role with optional Saturdays if desired;
  • Working on pneumatic breaking systems;
  • Scheduled service and maintenance of a wide variety of customers fleet;
  • General workshop duties;
  • Field service work for on-site servicing and breakdowns;
  • Major repairs and rebuilds including; – engines, clutch, brakes, driveline and other major components;
  • Service and Scheduled maintenance of client’s fleet of heavy commercial trucks.


  • Ability to work on truck and trailers, braking systems, clutches, suspensions etc;
  • Highly motivated and autonomous worker with a high regard for safety;
  • 2 -3 years post trade experience working on heavy commercial vehicles in a workshop environment;
  • 5 years post trade experience working on heavy diesel equipment including Japanese and American Trucks (preferred);
  • Experience performing scheduled maintenance on heavy road transport;
  • Experience with waste vehicles;
  • Drivers Licence;
  • HR Drivers Licence;
  • The ability to provide either a birth certificate or passport;
  • Trade Qualification;
  • Self-motivated and autonomous mechanic looking to develop their career;
  • Reliable transport;
  • Cert III Heavy Vehicle Mechanic;
  • Ability to work without supervision;
  • Exposure to similar equipment will be very highly regarded.