Small Motor Mechanic

Company: Jobs In Central Queensland
Job type: Other
80,000 - 100,000 AUD/Year
  • Variety of work and brands, no mundane routine.
  • Work with a close-knit, supportive team.
  • Competitive Salary $80,000 - $100,000 per annum, depending on experience.

The Business

Small Motor Service is a family-owned business in Gladstone, which has been serving our community for over 52 years. Our friendly team is committed to providing excellent customer service and exceeding expectations.

As a leading name in the industry, we are seeking a skilled and qualified Small Motor Mechanic to join our motivated team. With a reputation for excellence and a commitment to quality service, we offer a supportive and inclusive work environment. Our company is dedicated to growth and innovation, with exciting future plans!

The Opportunity

You will be responsible for servicing and repairing a range of small motor equipment.

You ll ideally have good knowledge of the outdoor power equipment world (lawn mowers, line trimmers, chainsaws, hedge trimmers, blowers etc.), and will work on some of the world s most iconic brands in the industry, including Honda, Stihl, Bushranger, Masport, Hustler, Cub Cadet and Rover, with more on the radar.

If you have a background in motorcycles or marine engines and are keen to make the transition, you may also be considered for this role.

Working alongside a team of passionate people, you'll tackle a variety of tasks, ensuring that each job is completed to the highest standard.

As a versatile, hands-on team player, your role will involve:

- Servicing and repairing small motor equipment

- Handling customer enquiries and providing exceptional customer service

- Sales assistance and spare parts interpretation

- Working independently and as part of a team to achieve solutions

- Problem-solving and troubleshooting various mechanical issues

- Administrative and computer tasks, (Sprockit experience would be an advantage but is not essential)

About You

We're looking for a well-organised, self-motivated individual with a passion for mechanics and excellent customer service skills. The ideal candidate will possess:

- Certificate III in Small Motor Mechanics / Outdoor Power Equipment, or solid experience with the willingness to become qualified

- Strong communication skills and the ability to interact with customers confidently

- Neat and tidy appearance and approach to work

- Proficiency with computers, with Sprockit software experience being a bonus

- Sales experience and respectful, customer-focused mindset

- The ability to work both unsupervised and as part of a team

- A problem-solving attitude and versatility in handling various tasks

- A current valid diving license and preferably a forklift license (not essential)

- Welding/fabrication skills (preferred but not essential)

Just Do It! It s a famous phrase. However, it s seldom that easy in the world of small motors. Being resourceful and finding a path to excellence is a key attribute we ll be looking for.

Your Reward

In return for your hard work and dedication, we offer a competitive salary package of $80,000 - $100,000 per annum, based on experience. Additionally, you'll enjoy working in a supportive team environment with opportunities for professional growth and development. All tools will be provided, and you'll have access to equipment to perform your duties safely and efficiently.

Even Better Living

Our team are passionate about the Gladstone region! Experience the fantastic lifestyle and better living that Central Queensland has to offer. Watch our short 90-second video featuring Gorden Tallis to get a glimpse of the vibrant community and exciting opportunities available in Gladstone.


Next Steps

If you're ready to take on this exciting opportunity, click the "Apply for this job" button to register your interest without delay. For any questions or to discuss the role further, contact Tim O Brien for a confidential discussion on or via email at

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