Heavy Diesel Mechanic

Location Wingfield
Discipline Industrial & Technical
Job reference 175057
Salary AU$43 - AU$48 per hour + Superannuation

About Us

Manpower Group is the world's workforce expert, creating innovative workforce solutions for more than 65 years. As workforce experts, we connect more than 600,000 people to meaningful work across a wide range of skills and industries every day.

About The Company

With a 90-year legacy, our clients are a distinguished leader in Waste Management Services. Their proven expertise in waste collection and management is complemented by cutting-edge equipment and technology. Dedicated to safety, the organisation prioritises comprehensive training for staff. Constantly innovating, they are set to introduce hydrogen-based advanced trucks, showcasing their commitment to technology and training that will upskill their workforce.

The Role

As a Diesel Mechanic you will form part of a close-knit team that will carry out services and repairs on a variety of advanced waste disposal vehicles. The vehicles are sprayed and cleaned before work commences, ensuring all staff are safe and working in a hygienic environment. These vehicles have a combination of diesel technology, hydraulics, pneumatics and electronics which will improve your technical expertise.

Key responsibilities:

  • Diagnostics, servicing and repairing compactor trucks and pump trucks
  • Working independently on projects as well as collaboratively within a team
  • On-call duties once per month
  • Ensure a safe and hazard-free work place
  • Work hours: 10:30am - 7pm, Monday to Friday


  • A trade certificate in automotive technology
  • 1-2 year's of experience working on heavy diesel vehicles
  • Diagnostic and fault-finding experience
  • A white card
  • HC truck licence, confined spaces, working from heights are highly regarded


  • Plenty of overtime
  • Field Service Opportunities
  • Constant upskilling and paid licences: Welding, Forklift, MC, etc
  • All work is done indoors

Next Step

If this role sounds like you, we would love to hear from you. Please apply now or feel free to reach out directly to Huw on 0404 202 060 for a confidential discussion.


Huw Thomas
Recruitment Consultant
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