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Diesel Mechanic (Heavy & Light Vehicles)

Adelaide, SA, Australia

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

Premier Constructions Australia has launched a new venture, PremHire, offering construction plant, equipment and heavy vehicle fleet hire services across Australia. Our fleet and plant includes light and heavy vehicles, trucks, excavators, dumpers, a 4T crane, concrete vibrators, and generators.

The types of vehicles you will service include Toyota, Ford, Mitsubishi, Hino, Isuzu, and Nissan. This is a full-time position and remuneration will be based on your skills and experience.

Warehouse located in Welland, South Australia.

Diesel Mechanic role includes, but is not limited to:

  • Complete repairs and maintenance of heavy and light vehicles; motor units for equipment.

  • Responsible for plant, equipment and vehicle site inductions and associated documentation.

  • Diagnosing, repair and maintenance of mechanical, diesel systems, and hydraulic repairs in accordance with Australian safety standards.

  • Ensure adherence to all relevant Health, Safety & Environmental policies, procedures and legislation; and report any issues/ incidents to management.

  • Ability to proactively identify and reduce workplace hazards.

The successful candidate will likely have:

  • Proven experience in a similar role.

  • Mechanical trades qualified as a Heavy or Light Vehicle mechanic (to Australian standards).

  • Heavy Rigid Truck License (preferred).

  • Available Monday - Friday; with occassional Saturday shift/ overtime.

  • Previous diagnositic investigation experience.

  • Demonstrated ability working in a fast-paced environment.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills; safety focussed.

  • Be a team player who consistently deliver excellent customer service; and hold a flexible approach to business commitments.

  • Own reliable transport, or own way to work (Mandatory)

You need to be able to meet any requirements which are necessary to safely perform your role (e.g. receiving a COVID-19 vaccination pursuant to a relevant health order or by clients, or as otherwise required).

Applicant must reside in Australia, and/ or have working rights to be eligible.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply.


If this role sounds right for you, click Apply Now or email We are interviewing immediately. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. 

If you are interested in having a confidential discussion about the role first, please contact Seamus McHugh on 1800 PREM AU. 

About the Company

Premier Constructions Australia is a specialised Australian contractor, providing structural concrete FRP (Form-Reo-Pour), earthmoving and labour hire services. We partner with tier 1 and 2 clients to deliver complex infrastructure works across the civil infrastructure, defence, renewable energy, and high-rise residential and commercial development sectors.

We are: Smarter Construction. Innovating the future.

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