Leading Hand

Job Description

The opportunity:

Kinetic Fleet Services (KFS) is currently on the lookout for a Leading Hand that would like to become a valued member of our Mackay resources team.

From maintenance tasks and repairs through to major component rebuilds, you’ll get plenty of exposure to a variety of work allowing you to become a hands-on specialist across several vehicle makes and models whilst mentoring our upcoming workshop talent. We’re also heavily focused on an “electric future” and are at the forefront of rolling out an electric vehicle conversion program to upskill our dedicated employees. 

With great hourly rates, full supply of uniforms and PPE, various allowances, campsites with full amenities, and limitless career progression opportunities across the nation, there’s been no better time to join a leader in the bus industry!

If you would like a copy of the full position description, please send an email to gokhang@wearekinetic.com       

The boxes you’ll tick:

  • Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Mechanical Technology or equivalent
  • Experience in providing maintenance and repairs to heavy commercial fleet
  • Experience in managing Apprentices and Trade Assistants
  • Minimum MR licence (HR licence or higher is preferred but not essential)
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team

About us:

Kinetic Fleet Services (KFS) specialises in fleet maintenance servicing the bus industry across Australia. KFS is a part of Australasia's only dedicated mass transit bus operator, Kinetic, which operates some of the most recognisable names in bus transport. Collectively, Kinetic employs more than 5000 people and 3000 buses moving excess of 50 million people every year. As the proud owner of the largest electric bus fleet across Australia, Kinetic is on a journey to becoming the first net zero emissions operator. For more information, please visit our website www.wearekinetic.com

How you apply:

We’re proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and our people represent the community which we service. We invite all suitably qualified persons of all sexualities, genders and cultures, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, to apply.

If you’re ready for a challenging and rewarding career with us then click the 'Apply' button now!