Kick your career into gear with with a Diesel Fitter Apprenticeship through All Trades Queensland.
Start your diesel fitter apprenticeship with All Trades Queensland and we’ll set you up for a rewarding and in-demand career.
Diesel fitters and heavy vehicle motor mechanics repair, maintain and test heavy vehicles, other engines and related mechanical components.
As a diesel fitter apprentice, you’ll be involved in a range of projects with your host employer, primarily working on heavy earth moving and agricultural machinery, stationary plant equipment, large marine engines and heavy lift vehicles.
Diesel fitter apprenticeships and traineeships earn a regular income and are given practical on the job training and support with All Trades Queensland. Apply today and find out where your new career could take you!
Diesel Fitter Apprenticeships are now open for application with All Trades Queensland.
Heavy vehicle motor mechanics are employed mainly by machinery dealers, some service stations, heavy vehicle repairers, road transport firms, bus companies and the minerals industry.
Public and privatised authorities, such as those concerned with defence, communications, energy supply, public works and transport, also employ diesel fitters and heavy vehicle motor mechanics.
Take the first step towards your dream career and apply for a Diesel Fitting Apprenticeship today!
Remove damaged panels and components by unbolting or cutting them away
Diagnose, overhaul, repair, tune, maintain and test diesel, petrol and gas-powered vehicles
Detect mechanical and electrical faults by using instruments that check charging and starting circuitry, batteries, ignition and ignition timing, fuel injection systems and speed control, cylinder compression, engine condition, braking efficiency, and wheel balance and alignment
Use oxy, ARC, TIG and MIG welding, hand-fitting or machining processes to replace or repair faulty parts
Repair and maintain the hydraulic components of diesel, petrol and gas engines that are used to power attachments such as hoists, booms, scrapers, buckets and augers
Adhere to Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) requirements, policies and procedures
There are no formal requirements for entry into a diesel fitter apprenticeship or traineeship with All Trades Queensland.
If you succeed in your application, we’ll place you with a host employer in the industry for invaluable, hands-on experience in a real work environment while you complete your class-based training.
You will be paid a competitive wage and mentored throughout the entire length of your qualification.
Qualification and Career Pathways
Diesel fitter apprenticeships with All Trades Queensland are structured around the current industry environment and taught by qualified trainers who are the best in their field. We work with you to arrange your training around your work commitments so that you can get the most out of both on-the-job and class-based learning.
When you have completed your apprenticeship, you will be a fully qualified diesel fitter/heavy vehicle motor mechanic, nationally recognised as part of the Australian Qualifications Framework.
There are many career opportunities for diesel fitters in the mechanical engineering and mining industries. Thanks to the mining boom and the high demand for skilled labour in both metro and rural areas, diesel fitter apprenticeships are very popular and competition is high.
Get in quick to secure your spot – apply for any of All Trades Queensland’s open diesel fitter apprenticeship vacancies below!