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Heavy Vehicle Auto Electrician

We are currently seeking a qualified heavy vehicle Auto Electrician to join our busy Burnie workshop.




Reporting to the Service Supervisor you will diagnose, service and repair a wide range of Caterpillar equipment including air-conditioning systems. You will maintain a safe working environment for all and ensure customer satisfaction and value for money.


What a typical day in the workshop will look like:

  • Working on new and used customers equipment
  • Trouble shooting and repairs of all types of Cat equipment
  • Guide and mentor Trade Assistants and Apprentices 
  • Ensure accurate service reports, timely ordering of parts and standard operating procedures (SOP's) are followed
  • Maintaining a high level of presentation standards
  • Assisting Diesel Technicians with machine services and repairs

What we are looking for:

  • Trade Certificate in Automotive Electrical Fitting or equivalent
  • Strong experience with Auto Electrical fault finding and diagnostics
  • Air Conditioning ARC accreditation
  • Current Australian Driver's License
  • High Voltage Experience/License desirable
  • Excellent safety awareness
  • Cat equipment experience and a solid knowledge of the Cat product (highly desirable)


  • A base rate between $35 - $40 per hour (dependent on skill level) + super + leave loading
  • Tool allowance & interest free tool loans
  • Plenty of overtime
  • RDO’s on 5x2 roster
  • Uniforms (laundered) & full PPE
  • Cat parts store discount
  • Ongoing training & development
  • Relocation assistance up to $5000 for eligible candidates
  • Work life balance with varied roster options
  • 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 to support your physical and mental wellbeing
  • Save with The Hub, our reward and benefits platform with discounts at over 470 retailers such as; JB HI-FI, Woolworths, BCF + more!

You will be surrounded by like-minded professionals that are passionate about William Adams values of; Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork, Commitment and Sustainability.


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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