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We are always looking for talented people to join our team at Wallard Automotive

We are currently looking for a fully qualified Motor Mechanic (light vehicle) with at least 2 years post trade experience, and a Motor Vehicle Apprentice, either recommencing 1st year, 2nd year, or 3rd year.

If you are interested in joining our growing and exciting business, please email your CV and cover letter to 


Qualified Motor Mechanic

Wallard Automotive is a successful, growing auto mechanic business located in a large, recently refurbished workshop in Thornbury.  We are looking for a competent, qualified mechanic to join our team and help us grow.

Since establishing the business in 1998, Rob and Brett at Wallard Automotive have built a business initially servicing Bulleen and surrounding suburbs.  Due to the North East Link Freeway project, the boys have relocated their workshop to Thornbury.  They have taken the opportunity to learn from their over 60 years of combined experience to create a purpose built, state of the art workshop to service all their customer’s needs.

This workshop is large, clean, and has been set up with all the latest equipment to be able to efficiently service many vehicles.

Wallard Automotive is looking for a Light Vehicle Automotive Mechanic with relevant qualifications and experience in the automotive industry to help them grow their business.  This position is best suited to an individual that can see themselves expanding their knowledge and capability to make the position their own. Wallard Automotive is looking to provide the right individual with unique prospects to extend their responsibilities to running and managing the workshop over time.

Applicants need to have Victorian drivers licence, own tool set, excellent English reading and writing skills and be computer literate.

We are looking for people who are:

  • Fully qualified
  • able to work in a team environment
  • able to work unsupervised
  • proud of their workmanship and able to work to a high standard
  • mature and have a can do attitude
  • ambitious, confident, self-motivated and willing to learn
  • excellent communicator and present well
  • focus on exceptional customer service

You will need to demonstrate:

  • Excellent practical skills.
  • Strong diagnostic knowledge and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work quickly with attention to detail, without supervision
  • Qualifications and Experience:
    • Appropriate Trade qualifications
    • At least 2 years of industry experience
    • Sound employment history


  • Ability to work in a clean, large, well equipped workshop
  • Paid overtime where required
  • Opportunity to work on a huge variety of vehicles and boats
  • Opportunity to work in a great team environment
  • Ability to extend your career opportunities and responsibilities


Salary Range: $55k – $70k (in alignment with skills and experience)