W126125 - Mechanic's assistant

Mechanic's assistant
Primeserve Automotive

Finalists in the VACC Light Vehicle- Metro small business awards 2018 , Primeserve Automotive is the place to put your automotive knowledge in to practice. They have state of the art workshop equipped with prime technology, employed qualified and accredited auto-mobile technicians. They are renowned as specialists in diagnostics, servicing and repairs, particularly diesel and Mercedes Benz and they are a Bosch franchise as well!

Skills You Might Learn

Safe use of basic hand tools and basic power tools. Prepare and up keep of a safe and clean work environment.Depending on the vehicles needing repair, learning how to diagnose problems, basic servicing, wheel alignments, repair of air con, fitting GPS for example. Work as part of a team. Learning to apply OH&S principles.

Typical Tasks & Duties

Mechanical repairs and servicing, wheel alignments, tyre fitting, GPS fitting, specialising in Diesel and Mercedes Benz. Work safely in the industry, participate in basic vehicle servicing operations, use and maintain measuring equipment and use and maintain workplace tooling and equipment. Using hand and power tools, basic oil change, basic tyre change. Cleaning of the workshop.

Student Requirements

Employer would prefer a student who has had some experience in an automotive workshop. Students must have a keen interest in the Automotive Industry, prepared to learn and value this opportunity. Appropriate work clothes must be worn and it is important to be punctuality and respect the work environment. If you are willing to learn you will be given a lot of opportunity to gain practical and hands on skills. Please check with employer regarding any COVID safe practices and immunisation requirements before starting placement.

Dress Requirements

Safety work boot required
Safety work pants required

Special Transport Requirements

Walking distance from Dandenong station.


  • AUR20520 - Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology
  • AUR20720 - Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation
Positions: 1 Position
ID Number: W126125
Industry Area: AUTOMOTIVE
Location: Dandenong - Explore Region
Mode/Type: Structured Workplace Learning (SWL)
Attendance: ***Fantastic placement during term 1, 2023 ***Please negotiate with the Employer about the placement day before consuming the opportunity. ***This employer has legitimate concerns about the reliability of students. Please ensure any student taking up this placement is willing to learn and reliable.
Added By: South East Local Learning & Employment Network


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