Workshop Leading Hand

Job Description

Adecco are currently recruiting for a Workshop Leading Hand. Leading a small team of Heavy Vehicle/Diesel Mechanics. It is a permanent role in Rockhampton. Day shift. Hours are flexible. $100k - $110k plus super & work vehicle. You will be joining an iconic family company who values and supports their employees. Fantastic working environment.

Client Details

Our client is a proud Queensland family business that operates in the transport and logistics industry express delivering goods to every corner of QLD and NSW with more than 1000 vehicles and over 800 staff. Being a family owned business allows my client to provide a warm, supportive and collaborative working environment where all work and ideas are respected and appreciated. Fantastic working environment.


The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Perform quality mechanical servicing and maintenance and/or repairs of vehicles
  • Oversee all mechanical responsibilities in the workshop
  • Lead a team of Heavy Vehicle Mechanics
  • Diagnose any faults on vehicles and carry out the appropriate procedures to correct the problem
  • Ensure job records are accurate and up to date
  • Be available for overtime as required by the business



Heavy Vehicle/Diesel Mechanic trade certificate

Technical Experience

  • Previous leadership experience as Foreman or Leading Hand
  • Proven track record of running a small team of Heavy Vehicle Mechanics
  • Willingness to educate and develop team
  • Communicate well with supervisors, management and fellow workers
  • Organising a safe and clean workshop

Job Offer

  • Fantastic salary - $100k - $110K plus super & car
  • Permanent
  • Day Shift - hours flexible
  • Immediate start