Title:  Heavy Diesel Mechanic

Location: 

Townsville, QLD, AU, 4810

What’s on offer

 

  • Competitive hourly rate + penalty rates + allowances + overtime 
  • Full time permanent position
  • Flexible work arrangements with varied start times to support work life balance 
  • Career progression and education upskilling is supported and encouraged within fleet team
  • Flexibility to challenge yourself and push your trade capability with exposure to all aspects of plant and equipment maintenance
  • Trade development opportunities
     

The Opportunity


As a Heavy Vehicle Transport mechanic you will be responsible for all aspects of plant and equipment maintenance, preventative and reactive tasks to a wide variety of road transport vehicles, plant and equipment, including but not limited to Volvo, Isuzu, Scania etc. 
 

AM shift - 06:00am start 
PM shift - 02:00pm start (To be confirmed)
 

What you’ll be responsible for

 

  • To service maintain and repair plant, equipment and fleet vehicles in a timely manner
  • Housekeeping of the workshop 
  • Complete scheduled daily work tasks as directed by the Workshop Supervisor/Leading Hand in an efficient and timely manner
  • Complete work orders and part requisitions daily and in full
  • Record, monitor stock and part levels and advise any discrepancies
  • Participate in after hours breakdown assistance 
  • Be a safety champion in the workplace
     

What you’ll need to be successful

 

  • Relevant trade certificate in heavy vehicle road transport or equivalent
  • Forklift licence (Desirable)
  • Confined Space (Desirable)
  • Work at Heights (Desirable)
  • Drivers licence
  • Truck licence (HR/ HC desirable but not mandate)
  • Experience in similar role
     

A Veolia Career


Veolia anz values employees and their health and wellbeing. All of our employees are entitled to:
 

  • Employee share plan where employees have the opportunity to purchase discounted Veolia shares 
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) through Assure which covers mental health, nutrition,  financial, legal, coaching and career transition support
  • Bupa health insurance discount 
  • Leisure/Travel discounts with Avis, Budget, Virgin Aust
  • You will also have access to corporate discounts, Fitness Passport, as well as eligibility to volunteer at one of Veolia's partnered volunteer organisations


Veolia Environmental Services is a company that proudly supports the Veteran Community. We have a large veteran footprint consisting of past and present serving military members. We support and encourage all past and present military personnel to apply and take on a career with Veolia.


Veterans are encouraged to visit our Veterans at Veolia webpage to discover what we can offer.


At Veolia we value diversity, equality and inclusion, we are committed to providing working environments where everyone is included and treated fairly and with respect. 


Veterans are encouraged to visit our Veterans at Veolia webpage to discover what we can offer.


We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent and people from diverse backgrounds to apply.

 

Our environmental solutions help customers preserve and renew our natural resources, creating a better future for our planet. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to build your career, and a more sustainable world.