Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology Apprenticeship
Full-time Apprenticeship


Location: Toowoomba
Duration: 48 months
Closing Date: 26/07/2024
Position Overview:
Golden West Apprenticeships has an opportunity for you to develop skills and knowledge within Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology in Toowoomba.

Our client, a long established, quality, and reliable dealership in Toowoomba takes pride in their industry-leading customer service. operating for over 50 years, this business uses modern technology while working on leading brands.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Light Vehicle Mechanics are responsible for diagnosing and repairing all kinds of problems with cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, airplanes, heavy equipment, etc. They commonly work on a variety of different types of vehicles, which requires them to have an understanding of how each one operates differently from the next.

As an Automotive Mechanical apprentice you will learn to read and interpret diagrams and schematics in order to understand how various components of a vehicle interact with one another. You will also develop strong problem-solving skills to identify what’s causing a particular issue and determine the best way to repair it.

Day-to-day tasks may include:
- discussing problems with car drivers or vehicle operators to discover faults
- listening to engines, fitting and operating special test equipment, and test-drive vehicles
- repairing or replacing worn or faulty parts by removing assemblies such as engines, transmissions, differentials or
Essential Criteria:
- A willingness to develop skills and knowledge.
- The ability to listen, follow instructions and ask for assistance when required.
- The desire to make a positive contribution to the workplace by being punctual, showing interest and adhering to the relevant workplace policies and procedures.
- The ability to act responsibly and safely in the workplace.
- The ability to develop effective working relationships both in the workplace as well as with Golden West Apprenticeships team members.
- The ability to complete timesheets correctly and on-time.
Desirable Criteria:
- Work experience in your chosen industry
Position Requirements:
To fulfil the requirements of Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology Apprenticeship with Golden West Apprenticeships you will:

- Abide by the terms and conditions of the Training Contract.
- Complete Golden West Apprenticeships inductions.
- Perform work in a satisfactory manner.
- Commit to and complete the Training Plan in the timeframe allocated by completing theory based assessments and demonstrating skills through competency based assessments to the best of your ability.
- Comply with registration relevant to your field of work, in particular the Further Education and Training Act and the Work Health and Safety Act.