Looking to build a career close to home? 

Or looking for a change in scenery?

About Us....

Brisbane Bus Lines are an established family owned company based in Brisbane's inner north.  We are industry leaders in the school and charter sectors of the bus industry.  Using a fleet of 85+ vehicles Brisbane Bus Lines have been servicing the south east Queensland community for over 50 years.  

About You.....

We are currently looking for a self motivated auto electrician to join our team. The role will involve working on electrical wiring and computer based equipment in our large & varied fleet.  To be successful you must hold:

  • Cert III Automotive Electrical Technology.
  • Cert II Automotive (Mechanical-AC) with valid Refrigerant Handling Licence
  • Working at Heights Certificate
  • Current car licence
  • HR and driver authorisation desirable but not essential
  • Fork lift licence desirable but not essential.

You should also display the following skills:

  • Post trade experience in the heavy vehicle industry
  • Knowledge of Allison transmissions, Caterpillar engines, Cummins engines & Thoreb node technology desirable.  If not, a willingness and self motivation to learn while on the job.
  • Basic mechanical knowledge.
  • A positive attitude towards work and their team.
  • Great communication skills within a team environment.
  •  A commitment to safety

About the role....

A normal day-in-the-life of a bus & coach auto-electrician involves diagnosing electrical faults in A/C and other computer based systems within the vehicles.  Adjusting and repairing electrical items as well as installing/uninstalling ancillary electrical items such as iPads, GPS systems, two-way radio's, AM/FM radio's, TV/DVD players plus much more.

About the benefits & perks....

A standard 38 hour week with regular overtime on an above award hourly rate is on offer.  Hourly rate will be negotiated based on the successful applicant's previous experience, qualifications and knowledge.

Brisbane Bus Lines are committed to training the next generation of auto-electricians.  This position will allow the successful candidate to mentor an auto-electrical apprentice. 

How to apply....

Don't miss this opportunity to be a part of an iconic northside family owned business who has a great team.

If you are interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your resume, along with a covering letter.

Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.  Thank you for your understanding.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years' experience do you have as an automotive electrician?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • Do you have a heavy vehicle driver's licence?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?