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Diesel Mechanic or Light Vehicle Mechanic- Emerald and Mackay Locations

Advertiser: Emerald CoachesMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
12 Jun 2020
Mackay & Coalfields
$40 - $49.99 per hour
Work Type
Full Time
Trades & Services, Automotive Trades

About the business and the role


Emerald Coaches is a family operated business that provides passenger transport services to the school, mining and charter markets throughout the greater Emerald area, the Bowen Basin, Mackay and regional Queensland.

Our diverse fleet of buses range in size from 12 to 61 seats and our geographic coverage enables us to effectively service Queensland's energy and resource rich regions. 

As our business continues to grow we are seeking experienced trade qualified diesel mechanics or trade qualified light vehicle mechanics who have had previous experience working on heavy vehicles.

We have roles available in either our Mackay or Emerald Depots. Both positions are Monday to Friday with rotational weekend work and on call roster, minimum 45 hours per week and plenty of opportunity for career growth.

As we are one of the largest providers of passenger transport in the region, joining Emerald Coaches you will become part of a great team of people who are highly skilled, passionate and dedicated.

Pay rates will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

If you would like further information about these exciting roles please phone:








Job tasks and responsibilities


Routine scheduled and non scheduled servicing, maintenance & repair

Organizing of parts and inventory

Mobile break down and after hours roster

Supervising workshop staff


Skills and experience


Relevant trade qualifications

Diagnostic / fault finding skills

Experience on the repair and maintenance of heavy and or light vehicles

HR Licence (Minimum)

Ability to work under pressure, to agreed time frames

High level of workshop safety knowledge

Auto Electrical / Air Conditioning skills an advantage


The application form will include these questions:
  • How many years' experience do you have as a leading hand?
  • Do you have a heavy vehicle driver's licence?
  • Have you worked in a role which requires fault finding experience?
  • Have you completed a qualification in mechanics?
  • How many years' experience do you have as an automotive mechanic?

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