W120990 - Mechanic's assistant

Mechanic's assistant
5 Star Automotive

This is a great place to learn the art of motor mechanics in this highly organised and professional service and repairs automotive centre. This is a friendly work environment where the host is highly skilled in assisting students to learn and practice a wide range of skills.

Skills You Might Learn

The student will gain an understanding of basic mechanical services and repair tasks for a variety of engines, from cars, trucks etc. Students will gain technician skills according to ability and willingness to apply knowledge. Skills of team work, workplace communication, safe work practices will be attained.

Typical Tasks & Duties

Maintenance servicing, draining oils, removing wheels, unpacking the workshop to get tools ready for the day, keeping the workshop area clean and tidy. Each day you will be provided with a duty list to check off and ensure the efficient running of the workshop.

Student Requirements

You need a genuine interest in the trade and have strong willingness to work in an automotive business. The student needs to be well presented with the ability to work in a clean and ordered manner. The student is expected to be punctual, hardworking, to be a good listener and be prepared to work well in a team.
Please check with employer regarding any COVID safe practices and immunisation requirements before starting placement.

Dress Requirements

Protective clothing, safety footwear, overalls, clean neat & tidy appearance.

Special Transport Requirements

Students must provide own transport to and from the office site. Public transport is available (you can use bus 828 and stop at Dingley Avenue. from there you need to walk only 7 minutes to reach the destination).


  • AUR20520 - Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology
  • AUR20720 - Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation
Positions: 1 Position
ID Number: W120990
Industry Area: AUTOMOTIVE
Location: Dandenong - Explore Region
Mode/Type: Structured Workplace Learning (SWL)
Attendance: ***Fantastic placements available during TERM 1, 2022 ***Please negotiate with the Employer about the placement day before consuming the opportunity. ***Full work days are essential. If you are going to be late it is essential, you let the employer know.
Added By: South East Local Learning & Employment Network


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