GlobalForce are working in partnership with an award-winning dealer of new and used commercial trucks and trailers to recruit qualified and experienced Truck Mechanics from the U.K. and Ireland, preferably from a DAF or Kenworth dealership background.

The successful candidate will be trade qualified and have a minimum of 5 years recent and relevant dealership experience. Candidates from other branded dealerships may be considered if up to date training on diagnostic software has been completed.

The positions are in a number of locations across Queensland. From the bright lights of the Gold Coast to the technicolour underwater world of the Great Barrier Reef, Queensland has a piece of paradise to suit everyone.

All suitable applicants will complete pre-registration with GlobalForce Resource before being presented to the client for a Telephone/Video interview. Supporting documentation will be required to complete registration.



Provide technical and mechanical services and assist in the effective operation of the service department


  • Diagnose mechanical faults/issues
  • Carry out general servicing and repair
  • Keep work area clean and tidy at all times
  • Ensure company and personal tools are looked after and well maintained
  • Ensure work is completed on time and correctly
  • Train apprentices and colleagues
  • Complete job cards for completed work
  • Participate in an on call/breakdown roster when required
  • Ensure all work carried out is checked by your foreperson or QA
  • Perform all duties safely
  • Attend training courses when requested
  • Any other duties as directed by the manager


  • Recognised HGV Mechanic trade qualification
  • 5 years recent and relevant post qualification experience preferably from a DAF or Kenworth dealership
  • Candidates from other branded dealerships may be considered if up to date training on diagnostic software has been completed
  • HGV Driving Licence
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong workmanship
  • Sound verbal and written communication skills
  • Sound customer service skills
  • Sound DAF and Kenworth knowledge
  • Sound problem diagnostic and resolution skills
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • Effective time management skills
  • Able to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Able to multitask


  • Competitive hourly rate AUD (DEPENDING ON RELEVANT SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE) + 9.5% superannuation + overtime/weekend rates if worked
  • Ongoing training opportunities
  • Assistance in finding suitable accommodation


If you believe you meet the criteria for this opportunity and are serious about relocating to Australia, please send your CV

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