W100225 - Mechanic's assistant

Mechanic's assistant
NPBC Automotive Service (Noble Park Brake & Clutch)

A great opportunity to work in a large business providing a number of different automotive services.You will be supervised by experienced mechanics and given the opportunity to practice and build your skills in mechanical service and repair.

Skills You Might Learn

Students may have the opportunity attain a broad range of skills while on work placement. These may include valuable general employability skills such as:
- Communication
- Teamwork
- Problem solving
- Initiative and enterprise
- Planning and organising
- Self-management
- Technology
Students may also attain vital industry specific skills which will relate to their studies such as:
- Hands-on practical experience
- Observing and learning from industry qualified and experienced professionals
- Working in real-life scenarios and environments
- Working with tools and equipment necessary to the occupation and business
- Liaising and working with colleagues, bosses, customers/clients and suppliers.

Typical Tasks & Duties

Assist qualified staff as required
General upkeep of work stations including some cleaning
Undertake basic repairs tasks (under supervision)
Tyre changing, some heavy lifting involved
Use basic hand tools
Use basic power tools

Student Requirements

Appropriate dress
Student must have a genuine interest in Automotive

Dress Requirements

Work safety boots required
Work safety pants required

Special Transport Requirements

Students must provide own transport to and from the office site. Public transport is available.


  • 22015VIC - Certificate II in Automotive Studies (Pre-vocational)
Positions: 1 Position
ID Number: W100225
Industry Area: AUTOMOTIVE
Location: Dandenong - Explore Region
Type: Structured Workplace Learning (SWL)
Attendance: Workday hours to be decided by the employer Students must be committed to working full workdays
Added By: South East Local Learning & Employment Network


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