Auto Electrician (Full Time) - Lilydale

Ventura Bus Lines

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Job Posted: 02/05/2017

Job Category:

Trades & Services / Electrician, Technician / Instrumentation

Job description:

Ventura has been moving people since 1924 and is the largest privately owned bus company in Australia, providing dependable, friendly and sustainable bus services for over 90 years'. Ventura has over 1600 employees and over 950 buses and coaches. Today, Ventura carries more than 30 million passengers across Melbourne each year.

Due to our continued growth, a great opportunity currently exists at our Lilydale Workshop for a motivated Auto Electrician. This position will report to the Workshop Manager.

The key responsibilities of this role will be to carry out the maintenance, testing and repair to all customer vehicles.

The Role

  • Prepare, maintain and operate Fleet in accordance with the Bus Safety Act 2009
  • Wiring a modern and varied fleet of vehicles such as MAN, Scania and Mercedes
  • Provide auto electrical and mechanical services to vehicles
  • Fulfil vehicle preventative maintenance schedules and requirements
  • Maintain and repair vehicle monitoring and reporting systems as required
  • Repair vehicle as notified by drivers in the DVR reporting process
  • Follow company’s policies, procedures and safety instructions
  • Test drive vehicles to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly
  • General assistance to the Workshop Supervisor / Manager

In order to be considered for this role, you will need:

  • Relevant Trade qualification
  • Previous experience in a similar role, having worked on buses or road transport vehicles
  • Knowledge and experience of modern automotive electrical and electronic systems
  • Current driving licence
  • Current MR and/or HR licence (essential)
  • Excellent communication skills, customer service
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Be self-motivated and work in a professional manner
  • Ability to pass a medical including drug and alcohol test
  • Track record for reliability

All applications must be submitted online

When submitting your application please quote position reference number 303 and include a cover letter and resume.

These positions are only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

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