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konnecting Published: May 13, 2022
VIC Other, Australia
Job Type


An exciting opportunity for an experienced technician to build a career within an iconic Australian automotive brand with a successful 70-year history
Job description

  • Full time role working with quality Pedders products.
  • Industry leading training - product knowledge, technical skills and customer service.
  • Career progression opportunities and a passionate team environment.
  • Broad based Solutions focussed role servicing our Retail, Trade and Partnerships Client Base

Not happy with constantly working in a full-blown mechanical repair and diagnosis capacity and want to diversify your experience?  We would be very keen to hear from you!
The company is an Australian family owned and operated company with a long history and a strong future. Opportunities to become specialists, work with quality products and people, and obtain career progression are available to those who are passionate, committed, and willing to invest in their future.
We are seeking a qualified and experienced technician/mechanic to join our team at our Pakenham store on a full-time basis. 

Reporting to the Branch Assistant Manager, this is a senior Foreman style role that can include coaching and mentoring junior staff. The role is suitable for someone looking to diversify into a specialized space and/or actively seek to place their career on the right pathway and step up.
The ideal candidate will have a mechanical background and strong customer solutions focus.

This opportunity will allow you to take the next step in your career, honing your skills as a specialist, whilst working with quality products and people.
If you are keen to:

  • Grow your passion for anything 4x4 and Performance based Vehicle handling and load carrying solutions with this iconic brand!
  • Grow your skills in anything Suspension, Brakes, Steering and Towing Solutions related
  • Work with our market leading product offerings such as our GVM and 4x4 suspension upgrades incorporating our TrakRyder product technologies, performance orientated offerings such as our SportsRyder and Pedders Xtreme range
  • Be supported in this well versed and exciting role!

Duties include:

  • Fault Diagnosis
  • Wheel alignment
  • General Repair of Suspension and Steering components
  • Brake Repairs and Upgrades
  • Moderate Electrical installations including towbars.
  • Fit Pedders 4x4 and Performance Suspension Upgrade Kits
  • Coach and Mentor Junior technicians

The right candidate will have:

  • Experience as a Mechanic and/or Brake Technician (preferred)
  • Experience in basic wheel alignment an advantage (not essential)
  • Attention to Detail.
  • Full drivers’ licence
  • Ability to work well in a team.

What’s on offer?

  • Above award Salary/hourly rate plus Superannuation and leave entitlements
  • Overtime opportunities and monthly performance incentives
  • Access to Pedders Products at Staff Purchase rates
  • Uniform, Product Training and Career Progression included

How to Apply

If you think you have the above qualities, are looking for a new challenge, and believe you have what it takes to drive a team to succeed consistently, please forward your resume, along with a cover letter, by clicking on the apply button below.  Alternatively, you may email your application letter with resume to recruitment@konnecting.com and quote reference 3313236 in the email subject.
About Konnecting
Konnecting is an Australian Skilled Migration & Recruitment Consultancy that sources candidates for niche and specialist roles.  We are also a registered migration agency that processes the Australian employer sponsored 482/457/494 visas. For more positions offering visa sponsorship, or for other Australian visa information, please visit www.konnecting.com.

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