Diesel Technician / Mechanic

We are seeking trade qualified Diesel Technicians to join our William Adams team based at our Burnie branch.


These are full-time permanent positions, working in our workshop on a 5x2 roster with a monthly RDO.




Reporting to the Workshop Supervisor, you will be responsible for diagnosis, repairs and maintenance of all types of Caterpillar equipment and components, maintaining a safe working environment for all and ensuring customer satisfaction and value for money. 


What a typical day in the workshop will look like:

  • Starting your day off in a Cats meeting, discussing safety, projects & new topics
  • Trouble shooting, repairing & maintenance of Cat equipment and components
  • Working alongside a high performing, enthusiastic team who are passionate about Cat products

What are we looking for:

  • A fully qualified Diesel Technician with some practical experience
  • Has a strong commitment to safety, health and environment procedures
  • Some familiarity of Cat machinery and computer diagnostics (highly desirable)
  • Knowledge of Cat parts and service systems would be advantageous (other heavy diesel machinery experience considered)


  • A base rate between $33 - $40 per hour (dependent skill level) + leave loading + tool allowance + super
  • Uniforms (laundered) + PPE
  • RDO
  • Tool Loans (interest free)
  • Overtime (plenty on offer)
  • Cat parts store discount
  • Ongoing training & development
  • Relocation assistance up to $5000 for eligible candidates
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Trade upgrade opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Referral Program – refer a mate & receive up to $3000
  • Access to our Wellbeing portal, packed with resources and tools to support your physical, mental and emotional wellbeing
  • Save with The Hub, our reward and benefits platform with discounts at over 470 retailers such as; JB HI-FI, Woolworths, BCF + more!

If you have the drive and ambition to progress, this could be the start to a long-term career at William Adams.


                                                 Want to know more?


Call Stella from our Talent Acquisition Team on 03 9566 0959 with any questions.

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