W106777 - Mechanic's assistant

Mechanic's assistant
Big Rig Diesel Repairs

A heavy duty diesel engine repairs specialist, is providing a Structured Workplace Learning position for a motivated Automotive student. This is a unique opportunity to gain valuable industry experience. This repair specialist provides a comprehensive range of services including engine repair, general maintenance, tune up and rebuilds for all types of heavy duty engines, RVs, pickup trucks, electronic diagnostics, LPG tune-up, overhauls, authorized sales and parts and much more.

Skills You Might Learn

Students will use and maintain tools and equipment; apply safe work practices; participate in basic vehicle servicing; observe experienced mechanics; comply with OH&S procedures.

Typical Tasks & Duties

The student will have the opportunity to observe and assist a highly experienced mechanic in his workshop. Some of the duties may include working on gear boxes and assisting the mechanic in all tasks related to servicing and repair of heavy, medium and light duty engines. This is a busy employer offering genuine opportunities for young people to try out the industry with a hands on approach.

Student Requirements

Punctuality is important. See Dress Requirements for further information.

Dress Requirements

The employer will provide overalls. Student will need to wear work boots.

Special Transport Requirements

Buses run down Canterbury road. The company is 2.3km from Bayswater station. Due to the early start transport by car would be preferable.


  • 22015VIC - Certificate II in Automotive Studies (Pre-vocational)
Positions: 1 Position
ID Number: W106777
Industry Area: AUTOMOTIVE
Location: Bayswater North - Explore Region
Mode/Type: Structured Workplace Learning (SWL)
Attendance: This is a one week block placement, weekdays 7.30am - 4.35pm with 1 hour for lunch.
Added By: Outer Eastern Local Learning & Employment Network


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