Heavy Vehicle Auto Electrician
Laverton VIC

We are currently seeking a qualified Heavy Vehicle Auto Electrician to join our busy Laverton workshop. This is a full time 5 x 2 Monday - Friday opportunity, working 7.30am - 4pm.




Reporting to the Service Manager you will diagnose, service and repair a wide range of Caterpillar earth-moving equipment including air-conditioning systems.


Your typical day will look a little like this:

  • Trouble shooting and repairs of all types of Cat equipment
  • Guide and mentor Trade Assistants and Apprentices 
  • Ensure that service reports are accurate, 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



You will bring the following skills, experience, and attributes to the role:

  • Australian recognised Trade Certificate in Automotive Electrical Fitting or equivalent
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Air Conditioning ARC accreditation (or undergoing completion)
  • Excellent safety awareness
  • Strong experience with auto electrical fault finding and diagnostics
  • Caterpillar equipment experience and a solid knowledge of the Caterpillar product (highly regarded)


  • A base rate between $35 - $42 per hour (dependent on roster & skill level) + super
  • 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.




Or for any questions please call Stella on 03 9566 0959

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