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’ll maintain a safe working environment and ensure customer satisfaction and value for money on all jobs.


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)


  • An attractive remuneration package based on your skills and experience 
  • Uniforms (laundered) & PPE
  • RDO
  • Tool allowance & tool loans
  • Overtime (plenty on offer)
  • 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 $1000
  • Discounts with ANZ, Avis, Burson Auto Parts, Ford and many more!

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


For any questions call Stella on 03 9566 0959.

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