Mechanic

TP Human Capital

TP Human Capital is partnering with a government client in Townsville (On-Site role) to find a highly skilled mechanic with a passion for keeping our diverse fleet running smoothly. You’ll perform repairs, preventative maintenance, and servicing on everything from passenger cars to large tipper trucks, street sweepers, and vacuum trucks.
 
Key Responsibilities:
 

  • Safety First: You’ll be a safety champion, leading by example and ensuring everyone adheres to workplace health and safety protocols.
  • Quality Work: You’ll perform top-notch repairs and preventative maintenance on our fleet, ensuring everything runs efficiently and safely.
  • Documentation Pro: You’ll meticulously complete service records, time sheets, and other essential paperwork to maintain compliance.
  • Sharing Your Knowledge: You’ll train and mentor apprentices, passing on your expertise to the next generation.
  • Communication & Collaboration: You’ll work effectively with colleagues and external stakeholders, providing excellent customer service.

 
What You’ll Bring:
 

  • Proven track record of promoting a positive safety culture in a mechanical workshop environment.
  • Trade Qualification as a Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanic (HCV) with the ability to meet additional competencies.
  • Extensive experience repairing light and heavy vehicles (commercial trucks, passenger cars) with expertise in hydraulics, pneumatics, air conditioning, auto-electrical systems, and minor welding.
  • Up-to-date knowledge of modern fleet maintenance and repair practices.
  • Strong technical, diagnostic, and analytical skills to troubleshoot and fix mechanical problems.
  • Proficiency with basic computer applications like MS Office, workshop management software, and timekeeping systems.
  • Excellent time management and prioritisation skills to meet deadlines.
  • Impeccable customer service skills with clear written and verbal communication.
  • Current Queensland “MR” driver’s license with the ability to obtain an “HR” license within six months.

 
Desirable:

  • Certificate III in Automotive Mechanical Technology

 
Applications: To apply for this position please click “Apply Now” below. 
 
For confidential discussions please contact Hulu at TP Human Capital on 07 4447 1400.

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