NOW HIRING: Trade Qualified/Experienced Mechanic

Job Title: Trade Qualified/Experienced Mechanic 

Location: S&G Gearbox, Cannington 

Position Type: Full-Time 

Company Overview: S&G Gearbox is a leading provider of transmission and gearbox services, renowned for our commitment to quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction. Our team of skilled professionals is dedicated to delivering superior service and expertise in the automotive repair industry. We are currently seeking a Trade Qualified/Experienced Mechanic to join our team. 

Job Summary: As a Trade Qualified/Experienced Mechanic at S&G Gearbox, you will be responsible for diagnosing, repairing, and servicing a variety of transmission and gearbox systems in both light and heavy vehicles. You will utilise your technical skills and experience to ensure that all vehicles are repaired to the highest standards of safety and performance. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Perform diagnostics, repairs, and maintenance on a wide range of gearbox and transmission systems. 
  • Inspect and test mechanical units, such as engines, transmissions, axles, and brake systems, to locate faults and malfunctions. 
  • Disassemble and reassemble transmission and gearbox components using appropriate tools and techniques. 
  • Conduct thorough inspections to identify worn or damaged parts, and determine the necessary repairs or replacements. 
  • Utilise diagnostic equipment and technical manuals to troubleshoot and resolve complex mechanical issues. 
  • Perform routine maintenance services, including oil changes, fluid checks, and adjustments. 
  • Keep accurate records of all work performed, including parts used and labour time. 
  • Maintain a clean and organised workspace, ensuring tools and equipment are properly stored and maintained. 
  • Adhere to all safety protocols and regulations to ensure a safe working environment. 
  • Provide excellent customer service by communicating with clients about the nature of repairs and any additional work needed. 
  • Stay updated with the latest industry trends, technologies, and best practices. 


  • Trade qualification as a mechanic (Certificate III in Automotive Mechanical Technology or equivalent). 
  • Proven experience as a mechanic, with a focus on transmission and gearbox systems. 
  • Strong technical knowledge of automotive systems, particularly gearboxes and transmissions. 
  • Proficiency in using diagnostic tools and equipment. 
  • Ability to read and interpret technical manuals and schematics. 
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail. 
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work well within a team. 
  • Valid driver’s license. 
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development and learning. 

Preferred Skills: 

  • Experience with both manual and automatic transmissions. 
  • Knowledge of the latest diagnostic software and tools. 
  • Familiarity with a variety of vehicle makes and models. 
  • Certification in specialised gearbox or transmission repair. 


  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications. 
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement. 
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment. 

How to Apply: Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter detailing their qualifications and experience to  

S&G Gearbox is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. 

Join S&G Gearbox and become a part of a team that values expertise, dedication, and excellence in the automotive repair industry. We look forward to welcoming a new member to our skilled team of mechanics.