W112656 - Mechanic's assistant

Mechanic's assistant
Market Place Auto Service

Market Place Auto Service was established in 1973 and has been able to build a great reputation for providing excellent customer care and service, and is now providing a great opportunity to a Year 11- 12 student that would like to pursue an automotive career. You will be supervised and guided by qualified and experienced mechanics.

Skills You Might Learn

The opportunity to develop a broad base of skills necessary to maintain and service a wide range of motor vehicles. This solid grounding in automotive maintenance and repair will provide the student with a head start in gaining an automotive apprenticeship. Working with power tools and equipment necessary to the occupation and business. Liaising and working with colleagues, manager, customers/clients and suppliers.

Typical Tasks & Duties

Working beside the mechanic and providing assistance as required. Applying safe working practices, using and maintaining measuring equipment, operating electrical testing equipment, and assisting in vehicle engine reconditioning and maintenance. Maintaining clean working environment.

Student Requirements

Must be focused, punctual and reliable. Able to follow instructions and to be courteous and positive. Follow safe work practices.

Dress Requirements

Appropriate clothing for auto workshop and steel capped boots

Special Transport Requirements

Public transport available, bus and tram services


  • 22015VIC - Certificate II in Automotive Studies (Pre-vocational)
Positions: 2 Positions
ID Number: W112656
Industry Area: AUTOMOTIVE
Location: Airport West - Explore Region
Mode/Type: Structured Workplace Learning (SWL)
Attendance: To be negotiated
Added By: Hume Whittlesea Local Learning & Employment Network


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