1st, 2nd and 3rd year Heavy Duty Mechanic Apprenticeships

Balcatta WA, Australia

  • Numerous positions in the Perth Metro area
  • Opportunities for 1st, 2nd and 3rd year apprentices available
  • Drivers licence required (red or green plates accepted)

We are working closely with the Automotive Institute of Technology to help them source 1st, 2nd and 3rd year Heavy Duty Mechanic Apprentices for a number for established businesses in the Perth Metro area.

This work can be physically demanding therefore you will need to demonstrate an interest in the industry, it is essential you hold a current drivers licence, can obtain a Police clearance and are happy to undertake Drug and Alcohol screening.

This occupation may include the following tasks:

• detecting and diagnosing faults in engines and parts
• dismantling and removing engine assemblies, transmissions, steering mechanisms and other components, and checking parts
• repairing and replacing worn and defective parts and reassembling mechanical components, and referring to service manuals as needed
• performing scheduled maintenance services, such as oil changes, lubrications and engine tune-ups, to achieve smoother running of vehicles and ensure compliance with pollution regulations
• reassembling engines and parts after being repaired
• testing and adjusting mechanical parts after being repaired for proper performance
• diagnosing and testing parts with the assistance of computers
• may inspect vehicles and issue roadworthiness certificates or detail work required to achieve roadworthiness

Apprentices are hands on from day one. You will learn all aspects of becoming a qualified Heavy Duty mechanic through formal training and one-on-one coaching and support from the management team.


If you are interested in discussing this apprenticeship further, please forward your current resume and a cover letter outlining your current experience and Apprenticeship status using the Apply Now button.

To be eligible as an Apprentice, you must be an Australian Citizen or a Permanent Resident. For more information regarding Australian Apprenticeships please visit our website www.amaats.com.au 

AMA ATS offer an advertising and recruitment service to employers on behalf of the Federal Government. Employers will not accept resumes and marketing calls from other agencies.


When applying for a position it is important to fully read the advert and follow the application instructions as requested.

This will mean you will need to:
(A) Ensure you attach a full version of your resume.
(B) Attach a cover letter (where required) outlining why you are applying for the position and addressing the selection criteria.
(C) Answer any pre-application questions listed.

If you do not complete all of these requirements, your application may not be considered.

Type: Apprenticeship

Category: Apprenticeship - Automotive

Reference ID: AA000198

Date Posted: 18/06/2019