Heavy Vehicle Mechanic (Ipswich, QLD, AU, 4305)

  • Broadspectrum
  • Jun 01, 2018

Job Description

Broadspectrum has a long and successful partnership with the Australian Defence Force (ADF)

Broadspectrum are currently seeking an experienced heavy vehicle mechanic to join the team at Amberley RAAF base.

The role of a vehicle mechanic is to ensure the running of various military vehicles through day to day maintenance and repairs.


  • Conduct Maintenance tasks, including technical inspection and classification.
  • Work within timeframes specified in work orders to the required work standards
  • Repair or replace worn or faulty parts by removing assemblies such as engines, transmissions and differentials.
  • Reassemble, test, clean and adjust repaired or replaces parts
  • Carry out minor body repairs and minor trim repairs
  • Test and repair electrical systems such as lighting, instrumentation, ignition and electronic fuel injection.
  • Inspect vehicles and issue road worthiness certificates


Skills and Experience:

  • Possess a recognised Trade certificate III (Heavy Vehicle Mechanic)
  • Open HR drivers licence
  • Demonstrated ability to inspect, repair and maintain light, medium and heavy vehicles
  • Practical experience to inspect and maintain earth moving equipment and/or A-Vehicles
  • Promote a positive HSE culture in the workplace
  • Open and clear communication within a team environment
  • Experience within a maintenance environment would be highly regarded

Please Click “APPLY” to forward your application CV, along with copies of the above trade qualifications as well as proof of Citizenship. You must be an Australian Citizen and be able to obtain an ADF Clearance. 

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.

Position Reference Number: 95308