Join our team!
About the business
This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified diesel fitter to join our team of mechanics at our Gold Coast factory.
Alldiesels Australia Pty Ltd is Australia's leader in the sale of new, used & rebuilt diesel engines and spare parts. We are proud to say that over our 25-years of operations our hard-earned track record of success has established us as a leading partner in supporting the diesel industry.
This includes working with many of Australia's largest operators of diesel equipment and fleets including publicly listed companies and government agencies. We work with many large private businesses as well as smaller owner/operators right the way through to passion projects such as motorhome power upgrades or marine engine rebuilds for private use yachts.
Our business is a family owned and operated company, where family values can be felt as part of the team environment. We value our employees and clients and look forward to you joining our team.
In light of the current economic circumstances and global turbulence, we are fortunate to be going from strength to strength in a time when many other businesses are struggling.
For a prospective employee, this presents an exciting opportunity and peace-of-mind that you are joining a strong, profitable business.
Please note, our business is considered an essential service, so we have not had to shut down at all during COVID. Our staff enjoy job stability and work. This is critical for peace-of-mind in today's environment.
About the role
You will be working in our factory on the Gold Coast testing and building engines.
The work is as good as it gets in terms of being a diesel fitter.
No climbing under trucks, or in tight confines of a boat, or in scorching desert heat. Work in our factory, working on a bench, testing and building engines.
We specialise in American and European engines - Caterpillar, Cummins, DAF, Detroit, Iveco, MACK, MAN, Mercedes, Perkins, Scania, Volvo etc.
The factory consists of our sales office, stock warehouse which is full of diesel engines and parts, and large mechanics warehouse where our team of mechanics build and repair diesel engines for our customers.
We are looking for a keen and energetic person to join our team of mechanics. This a fulfilling role, working with great people, where you will look forward to coming to work.
Our mechanics love the fact they they are Gold Coast based, for an incredible lifestyle - no fly in, fly out. Knock off work and be at home with family or head down to the beach for a surf after work!
What you will get in return is an enjoyable and positive work life, working with a team of good people, and long term career prospects. We have had many people spend decades with us, and grow from junior roles/apprentices to senior positions which is a testament to what we are all about.
We operate in a niche and interesting market, where what we sell is primarily large diesel engines and related equipment for trucks, buses, boats, agricultural and mining machinery.
Benefits and perks
- We are looking for an immediate start.
- This is a full time position in a well established family business. In the current global climate, we believe job security and confidence in the organisation you are working with is paramount.
We are fortunate that our industry forms the backbone of essential services in the country and keeps Australia moving!
- You will work with a bunch of great people, where coming to work each day is something you look forward to.
- You will work closely with experienced and successful mechanics
- Competitive remuneration relative to your experience
- Clean and pleasant working environment. No climbing under trucks, or in tight confines of a boat, or in scorching desert heat. Work in our factory, working on a bench, testing and building engines.
- Great Gold Coast based lifestyle. No fly in, fly out or working in the middle of no-where, or undesirable hours/shift work. Finish work and be at the beach or on the Broadwater fishing in 15-minutes! Surf before work. Spend every night in the comfort of your own bed! Be at home every weekend
The role has a 3-month probation period, after which, you will be offered permanent employment.
Skills and experience
Trade certificate as a Diesel Fitter, Engine Reconditioning or Heavy Diesel Mechanic
Experience in European and American diesel engines essential
Senior understanding of engine rebuilding requirements and procedures.
HR Licence would be beneficial but not necessary
High level of engine understanding and fault finding diagnosis ability
Australian working rights
In the first instance, please submit your CV and let's meet to ensure we are a good fit.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $75,000.00 – $95,000.00 per year subject to experience/qualification