Auto Electrician Job Description

Auto Electrician Job Description

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Auto electrician provides direct assistance in the troubleshooting of electrical system problems up to and including 13.8KV and initiates the repair to ensure a reliable electrical system.

Auto Electrician Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Performing electrical and mechanical mechanical maintenance duties as directed and as per maintenance plans, to a standard that maintains the integrity of the equipment and does not compromise safe operation
Work actively towards zero harm in the workplace
Ensure to use automated maintenance data systems to document repairs and monitor maintenance Trends
Ensures that all work performed or activities that occurred during the work shift are accurately documented and forwarded to workshop office at the end of the shift or otherwise as instructed by management
Completes all other tasks assigned by supervisor in a timely manner
A Working at Heights and Elevated Work Platform ticket
Previous experience utilising a Computerised Maintenance Management System (SAP experience will be highly regarded)
Rigging and/or Dogging competency
Forklift competency
Experience on equipment including Cat, Komatsu, Hitachi and Letourneau

Auto Electrician Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Auto Electrician

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: CV, EWP, N2

Education for Auto Electrician

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Skills for Auto Electrician

Desired skills for auto electrician include:

Auto electrics
Electronic module experience is necessary
Harness manufacture
Electrical systems
Aston Martin electrical architecture & VCATS would be advantageous
Caterpillar
Conducting safety inspections and completing JSEA’s
ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 45001:2018
Risk assessments & Permits
230V system desirable but not essential

Desired experience for auto electrician includes:

Team participation, equal opportunity, encouragement & KPI development
To ensure compliance with Workplace Health and Safety requirements
Current Auto Electrician Trade Certificate
Sound auto electrical knowledge within heavy vehicle/equipment industry
Strong OH&S focus
Team work orientations

Auto Electrician Examples

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Auto Electrician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of auto electrician. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for auto electrician
  • Major and minor services
  • Maintenance and component replacements
  • Fabrication and new machine builds as required
  • Various Component rebuilding to a set standard
  • Expand and maintain customer relationships in the field
  • Preventative maintenance, repairs, and fault finding on Mobile fleet consisting of CAT dump trucks, Loaders, Dozers and Graders
  • Execute work orders as per schedule and to a high standard
  • Undertake training on a regular basis and provide support and coaching to work mates
  • A HR Driver’s Licence, Working at Heights Certificate and High Risk Work Licences including Intermediate Rigger / Forklift / EWP / CN
Qualifications for auto electrician
  • Prompt reporting to Supervisor relating all work concerns
  • Mack or Volvo experience highly desirable
  • Trade qualified as an Auto Electrician
  • Air-conditioning Accreditation
  • Currently employed in a similar position working with Hydraulic Face Shovels and Haul Trucks
  • Must be able to read and interpret electrical circuit diagrams and have strong fault finding skills
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Auto Electrician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for an auto electrician. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for auto electrician
  • Repair and replacement of light, ballasts, circuit breakers and fuses, and minor installation and repairs
  • Performs ongoing assessment of and advises management of electrical needs and improvements on an ongoing basis
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair motor controls and fire alarm system
  • Perform drywall repair, painting & prep, along with other building repairs, renovation & restoration
  • Miscellaneous duties such as ceiling tile replacement and door/lock repair
  • Preventative maintenance and inspections
  • Opportunity to work for the largest bus company in Australia
  • Permanent Full Time vacancy available
Qualifications for auto electrician
  • A current Australian recognised work at heights ticket
  • A current high risk work licence with LF, EWP, DG would be advantageous
  • Authorised ARC licence holder AUR20216* (previous AUR20212) Certificate II in Automotive Air Conditioning Technology
  • A minimum 5 years experience on CAT 793D, 785C, 777D, 777F, D11R, Komatsu 475-3, 475-5
  • Experience with Komatsu VHMS and GE software
  • Experience with CAT ET and VIMS software
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Auto Electrician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of auto electrician. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for auto electrician
  • Must have Trade test Auto Electrician or Mechanic
  • Minimum 1 year experience as a qualified Artisan
  • Sound Knowledge of ISTA, INPA and Cascade test systems
  • MS Excel skill
  • Ability to read and interpret wiring diagrams
  • Compliance with all site and statutory OH&S regulations
  • Maintaining a strong focus on safety including the use of site safety systems
  • Prioritise and undertake specified and/or general work to the required standard and within timeframes
  • Minimise production downtime
  • Participate in and complete shift change, site meetings, communications or reporting requirements to the required standard
Qualifications for auto electrician
  • Experience with maintenance management system
  • Experience with overhauls, reharnessing, commissioning, system installs
  • Experience in a similar position working with Hydraulic Face Shovels and Haul Trucks strongly desired
  • Local hire conditions apply
  • Extensive travel required for this position
  • A copy of all current qualifications must be provided at the time of interview
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Auto Electrician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of auto electrician. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for auto electrician
  • Identify and determine parts required for each retro-fitting project
  • Install any and all accessories assigned to each job
  • Electrical Maintenance predominantly on a large fleet of CAT 793F & 789C Haul Trucks
  • To seek and repair electrical faults on the vehicle (which may also involve removal and re-fitting of interior/exterior trim)
  • Ability to use diagnostic equipment for re-testing and verification process
  • Read and interpret diagnostic equipment output to minimise rework time/costs
  • Recording & Reporting of faults back through to relevant areas of production / engineering
  • Ability to communicate effectively with Engineers/suppliers with regard to electrical issues
  • Work on T&F download stations completing work to Takt and adhering to process instruction
  • Be able to check vehicle specifications conform to build requirement/customer options using the relevant documentation
Qualifications for auto electrician
  • Conduct all repairs according to Volvo specifications and VST
  • Ensure housekeeping procedures are practiced at all times
  • Be responsible for all workshop equipment and be equipped with a comprehensive hand tool kit
  • A current manual C Class Australian Driver's licence
  • An Automotive Electrician trade qualification and an Automotive Refrigerate Handler's Licence
  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role working on heavy mobile equipment
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Auto Electrician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of auto electrician. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for auto electrician
  • Support quality, productivity and process improvements initiatives
  • Ensure all work areas are clean and tidy at all times
  • A full electrical apprenticeship (or equivalent qualification or experience) and have relevant automotive experience
  • The ability to read, interpret and work to engineering circuit drawings /process sheets is essential
  • Demonstrate ability to work on his/her own initiative and also co-operate under varied workloads
  • An Automotive Refrigerate Handler's Licence
Qualifications for auto electrician
  • Solid diagnostic skills
  • Fitters
  • Auto Electrician
  • An Auto Electrician trade qualification
  • Demonstrated mining experience
  • Complete all repairs, including diagnostics according to Volvo specifications as delegated by their Supervisor

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