AAT Kings

AAT Kings in Alice Springs has a unique opportunity for a qualified Diesel Fitter to work in the role of Leading Hand. Based at our Alice Springs depot this role is an opportunity to step into a “Leading Hand” role and work in the exciting world of travel.


The Role

The purpose of this role is to manage the Company’s Alice Springs (ASP) vehicle workshop and ensure compliance with all relevant legislative requirements and Company maintenance standards are maintained and adhered to.

AAT Kings has a fleet modern luxury Coaches that must be maintained to the highest standard. This role will manage workflows and maintenance programs. Strong communication skill is required ensuring working relationships are strong with the NT Workshop Manager and counterparts in the Ayers Rock depot.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Ensure preventive maintenance programme is relevant and up to date.
  • Schedule workflows, communicate and manage
  • Manage and allocate duties for repairs, servicing and scheduled maintenance
  • Provide supervision and guidance for other team members including spray painter
  • Actively assisting with Repair, service and maintain company vehicles.
  • Manage the activities of the spare parts store and oversee the purchasing and maintenance of stock levels to company standards.
  • Manage workshop budget
  • Other duties as set out in Position Description


The Candidate

You will be looking for a new opportunity and be committed to providing outstanding leadership and technical skill.

You will have:

  • Relevant heavy diesel trade qualification
  • Previous leadership or supervisory experience preferrable
  • Mechanical Trade Qualified to Australian Standards
  • HR Drivers licence or we can assist as required
  • Trouble shooting skill – analyse the root cause
  • Great time management, planning and organisational skills
  • Be a strong team player
  • Someone that maintains a safe work environment for staff & our guests


Benefits & Perks

As a valued member of the AAT Kings team, in return you will get:

  • Full training provided – access to training with Scania & Cummins
  • Career development opportunities available
  • Staff travel discounts for family and friends
  • Relocation assistance available


How to Apply

If you like the sound of this opportunity and are ready to take on a new adventure with AAT Kings, we’d love to hear from you.  Simply click the APPLY NOW Button


About AAT Kings

Ever thought about combining your love of travel and passion for showcasing Australia into your everyday job? At AAT Kings, this is exactly what we do.

AAT Kings Group operates as a leading tour provider specialising in Australia and New Zealand. As Australia’s No. 1 Tour Operator, we offer excursions to iconic destinations such as Uluru, Kakadu, The Kimberley, Milford Sound, and Franz Josef Glacier; AAT Kings offer unparalleled service to a diverse and global customer base.

Our Parent Company is The Travel Corporation, a leading travel company compromising of well-known travel brands such as Contiki, AAT Kings, Trafalgar, Adventure World, Uniworld Cruising and Insight Vacations. The Travel Corporation is represented by over 40 sales offices and 10,000 team members globally, whilst serving over 2 million customers annually across more than 70 countries.

The Travel Corporation is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We not only encourage and support diversity in the workplace, we celebrate it! If you feel you have the skills and experience to thrive in a supportive and inclusive environment, we want to hear from you!

To apply for this job please visit phe.tbe.taleo.net.