W109259 - Mechanic's assistant

Mechanic's assistant

This is fantastic opportunity in a long standing automotive business, with potential for apprenticeship, for a student with automotive aptitude. You will be learning from a professional team in a family run business, specialising in motor vehicle transmissions. You will work closely with and supervised by qualified mechanics and have the opportunity to perform many tasks related to the mechanical service and repair in this specialised field.

Skills You Might Learn

Safe use of basic hand tools and basic power tools. Prepare and up keep a safe and clean work environment. Understanding and familiarising with transmission operation.

Typical Tasks & Duties

Work safely in the industry, participate in basic vehicle servicing operations, use and maintain measuring equipment and use and maintain workplace tooling and equipment. Using hand and power tools, basic understanding and familiarising of transmission operation. There is some heavy lifting so would not suit female student.

Student Requirements

Students must be have a keen interest in the Automotive Industry with a mechanical aptitude, prepared to learn and value this opportunity. Appropriate work clothes must be worn and it is important to be punctual and respect the work environment. If you are willing to learn you will be given a lot of opportunity to gain practical and hands on skills.

Dress Requirements

Safety work boot required
Safety work pants required

Special Transport Requirements

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


  • AUR20716 - Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation
Positions: 1 Position
ID Number: W109259
Industry Area: AUTOMOTIVE
Location: Dandenong - Explore Region
Mode/Type: Structured Workplace Learning (SWL)
Attendance: Block or one day a week available Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday Students must be committed to working full workdays.
Added By: South East Local Learning & Employment Network


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