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Light Vehicle Mechanic

Website Nationwide Group

Who we are:
Nationwide Group (NWG) is the largest provider of emergency roadside assistance, towing and transport and storage solutions in Australia. As a subsidiary of RACV, we are a trusted partner of government bodies, law enforcement and road authorities, and Australian automotive clubs. We have a workforce of more than 700 representatives, including 400+ drivers who provide themselves on safety, reliability and integrity operating 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

About the role:
Our Light Vehicle mechanical division is currently in search for are dynamic individual who wants to take the next step in their career. Working with an intimate team we want a team player, someone who aspires to lead a team and be part of a large workshop also incorporated with the heavy vehicle team.

The Individual:

Be forthcoming about safety.
Someone who wants a challenge and enjoys working with a skilled team (our existing team is highly skilled and experienced)
To take their next step is their career – this is a leadership position surrounded by brilliant minds and existing leaders.
Somone who wants to live the brand and enjoy the rewards.

The role will require you to undertake the following.

Provide technical expertise and direction for workshop staff.
Lead all functions of the EVS workshop, including job allocation, stock control and work outcomes
Implement a safety culture and maintain the workshop and surrounds in line with HSE workshop industry standards
Develop systems to ensure that all vehicles and equipment are maintained at acceptable levels
Ensure all vehicles are serviced and repaired as scheduled or as required
Ensure all vehicles are cleaned and detailed
Be accountable for the workshop and maintenance of all equipment
Keep details of all incidents associated with vehicles
Ensure equipment is serviceable and in accordance with required quantities and standards
Investigate and resolve damages and complaints as required
Implement the training and procedures that are required to improve the business operations
Assist with programs that build and commission new or replacement service vans and decommission outgoing vans

Skills and Experience:

A relevant mechanical trade certificate along with current experience, skills and qualifications
Willing to lead a team.
Ability to work unsupervised.
A positive attitude to safety
Have good technical expertise and diagnostic skills.

Why work with Nationwide Group
There are many advantages to working with Nationwide Group. Apart from working with a cohesive, friendly, and supportive team, we offer:

An employee benefits program, which includes accommodation discounts.
An employee assistance program
Professional development – we’ve won awards for our investment in our people!
Genuine opportunities for career progression – we promote internally first.

How to apply
To APPLY, please submit your resume and cover letter to talent@nationwide-group.com.au
Successful candidates will be required to undergo a police check.

Nationwide Roadside Services is a smoke free workplace.

No recruitment agencies please.
Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to nicole.bartlett@nationwide-group.com.au.