Auto Electrician

Volvo Group Australia has a new opening for a trade-qualified Auto Electrician to join our Trucks Production Facility. Working in a fast paced environment, the role of Auto Electrician is responsible for completing all installations as delegated in a proactive, constructive team approach to achieve daily build targets.
Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses the production of state-of-the-art products for the truck brands of the Volvo Group, through an international world class industrial environment. With Volvo Group Trucks Operations, you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.
About the role:
  • Proactively work together as part of a team to achieve daily build targets
  • Carry out all repairs as delegated by Production Leader to manufacturer specifications
  • Cab/dash harness installation and modification
  • Safely operate and maintain equipment and hand tools
  • To work in a quality conscious manner at all times including carrying out quality checks
  • Communicate work concerns timely to Production Leader
  • Take initiative and be involved in improving day to day business
  • Ensure housekeeping (5S) procedures are practiced at all times
About you:
  • Trade qualified as Auto Electrician
  • Solid auto electrical work experience gained within a heavy commercial vehicle / plant environment including diagnostic and repair skills
  • Hold a strong commitment to meeting customer requirements
  • An understanding of VR quality controls
  • Be a team player, it is essential that you know how to work as part of a team
  • Demonstrated health, safety and environmental focus.
  • Good communication and sound computer skills (MS Office)
  • Drive to improve, the ability to look at a task and find a best way to improve the process
  • Have a flexible approach to work commitments.
  • Competitive hourly rate, fortnightly paid wages
  • Nine (9) day fortnight, Monday to Friday work with rostered day off (RDO)
  • Opportunity for paid overtime when available
  • Working under a site EBA
  • Clean and tidy work environment
  • Generous Performance incentive programs
  • Company provided uniforms and safety boots
  • Access to on-site subsidised canteen
  • Career development with Global prospects
  • Service recognition
  • Employee benefits and discounts from a large selection of Retailers
  • Supportive and family-friendly team culture focused on diversity and equality
  • A strong commitment to safety, quality and service
  • A dedicated Wellness program, including access to on-site physio and discounted Private Health Insurance
  • Workplace Giving Program.
This position is initially being offered on a 12 month fixed term.

About Us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s engines and transmissions, as well as all production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group's customers as well as for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chain for all brands, production facilities and distribution centers where the Volvo Group operates.
In Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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Application Process


An email confirmation will be sent as soon as you submit your application. After this, it is still possible to update your personal profile.


If selected for an interview, you will be contacted with information about the following process steps: second interview, assessments and references.


All candidates will be notified when a final candidate is selected for the job. You can choose for us to keep your resume in our database and activate a search agent that will look for other jobs that match your profile.


When you begin your employment, you will receive an introduction to help you quickly become part of the team and start working with your tasks in the best possible way.


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